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Xist and UpLift! Ask “Who’s The Next MISFiT?” With Launch of Their MISFiT Search & Reveal 25-City Schedule

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National Online & Local Market MISFiT Search Provides Opportunity for Participants to Help Determine Openers for MISFiT Tour 2011 Stops In Their City by Entering Online Submissions and/or Voting!

25-City Tour Features Da’ T.R.U.T.H., Mali Music, The Ambassador, Sean Simmonds,Pastor Chris Durso & More

New York, NY (August 25, 2011) As the anticipation builds for MISFIT Tour 2011 to rock a total of what is now 25 cities—and counting—around the U.S. and Toronto, Xist Music and UpLift! Group are thrilled to announce the MISFIT Search—a talent search for the next generation of “Messiah’s MISFiTs” to open the tour in their local cities. “Who’s the Next MISFiT?”  You help decide the winners by entering the search and/or voting!

Join MISFiTs Da’ T.R.U.T.H., Mali Music, The Ambassador, Sean Simmonds and more for a special “All Access” Video Chat on WestCoastFiya.com on Wednesday, August 31st at 6 PM PST/9 PM EST where they will make an exclusive announcement about the tour and answer questions from MISFiTs around the globe about the MISFIT Search and more!

Beginning August 25, 2011, entries can be submitted for the online round at www.MISFITTOUR.net/TheSearch and voting will be available as soon as entries begin populating the site.  Finalists who are determined from the online voting will then advance to the “MISFIT Search Results Pre-Show”. At the pre-show events, one finalist from each city will win the opportunity to perform an original song to open up the MISFIT Tour 2011 event in their city and enjoy an all-access pass as a special guest of the tour in the green room. The MISFIT Search is one of several interactive platforms created in partnership with tour branding sponsor designbySPIRIT (DBS), which will provide a fun and unique experience for attendees and opportunities to take home prizes and promotional items from each event.  For Rules and Guidelines, visit www.MISFITTOUR.net/rules.

On Thursday, September 22nd, the tour kicks off in Huntsville, AL, the hometown of Xist Music—tour co-presenter and label home to co-headliners Da’ T.R.U.T.H., The Ambassador, and Sean Simmonds, who is both an Xist artist and the label president.  A list of current dates with purchase links is provided below but stay tuned to www.Tickets.MISFITTOUR.net for up to date information on new cities being added daily!

Thur., 09/22/11—Huntsville, AL

Fri., 10/14/11—Phoenix, AZ

Thurs., 10/27/11—Grand Rapids, MI

Fri., 09/23/11—Birmingham, AL

Sat., 10/15/11—Los Angeles, CA

Fri., 10/28/11—St. Louis, MO

Sat., 09/24/11—Atlanta, GA

Sun., 10/16/11—Fairfield, CA

Sat., 10/29/11—Detroit, MI

Tues., 09/27/11—Fayetteville, NC

Mon., 10/17/11—Portland, OR

Mon., 10/31/11—Toronto, ON

Sat., 10/01/11—Orlando, FL

Tues., 10/18/11—Seattle, WA

Thurs., 11/03/11—Nyack, NY

Sun., 10/02/11—Pensacola, FL

Fri., 10/21/11—Omaha, NE

Sat., 11/05/11—Philadelphia, PA

Fri., 10/07/11—Houston, TX

Sat., 10/22/11—Chicago, IL

Sun., 11/06/11—Chesapeake, VA

Sun., 10/09/11—Dallas, TX

Mon., 10/24/11—W. Des Moines, IA


Tues., 10/11/11—Albuquerque, NM

Wed., 10/26/11—Evanston, IL


Enter the MISFIT Search at www.MISFITTOUR.net/TheSearch and visit www.misfittour.net for all things related to the MISFiT Movement!