What you need to do to enter the "Walls" Cover Contest for a chance to win $500.

  • Record yourself singing my song "Walls" from my newly released EP Losing My Mind & have fun with it! Do it solo, or if you have roommate(s), get them involved and this might be the beginning of your new band! Feel free to transpose or change the chords and show off your own individual artistic style! It doesn't have to be the full song to be a valid entry and can just be your favorite part or a verse & chorus for example. You don't need flashy production and it can be just as simple as recording yourself on your phone!

  • Post it on your Instagram wall or IGTV

  • Tag me so I can see your submission @HeatherEdgley

  • Use the hashtag #WallsCoverContest

 

That's it! The Contest period is open September 10th, 2020 and ends Monday, September 28th, 2020 at 11:59 PM PST.

The Grand Prize Winner will be notified via Instagram DM by September 30th, 2020.

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Two semi-finalists will be chosen and will win merch prizes including a copy of my EP, a handmade Heather Edgley t-shirt, stickers, a button, and a hand written note from me. 

 

Pending communication with the Grand Prize winner, I will announce the winner on my Instagram Friday, October 2nd! For more information regarding the rules and regulations, please see below.​

Contest Rules & Regulations

 

1. Eligibility: The Campaign is open only to those who follow the above contest Instruction and post a cover of Heather Edgley's song "Walls" onto their Instagram, use the hashtag #wallscovercontest, and tag Heather's Instagram account @HeatherEdgley. Entrants must be at least 16 years of age, as of the date of entry. The Campaign is open worldwide, so long as you have a PayPal or Venmo account where you can receive the grand prize payment. Immediate family members, significant other's and/or those living in the same household of Heather Edgley, and current or past band members, are not eligible to win the contest but may post a cover in support of the the contest. The contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.

 

2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, the Contestant (“You”) agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of Heather Edgley as final and binding as it relates to the content of the Contest.

 

3. Contest Period: Entries will be accepted online starting on September 10, 2020 10:00 AM PST and ending September 28, 2020 11:59 PM PST. All entries must be received by September 28, 2020, 11:59 PM PST.

4. How to Enter: The Contest must be entered by posting a cover of Heather Edgley's song "Walls" on your Instagram wall or IGTV, using the hashtag #wallscovercontest, and tagging Heather Edgley's Instagram account @HeatherEdgley within the contest period. The entry must fulfill all Contest requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Heather Edgley. Entries are limited to one per Instagram account. You must provide the information requested. If You use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules, your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Heather Edgley.

 

5. Prizes: The Winner of the Contest (the “Winner”) will receive $500 (USD) via either PayPal or Venmo. The prize is non-transferable. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of the Winner. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Heather Edgley to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law. Two Runner Ups will receive merchandise prizes including the Losing My Mind EP, a handmade Heather Edgley t-shirt, stickers, button, and a hand written note from Heather Edgley. 

 

6. Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

 

7. Winner Selection and Notification: The Winner will be selected at the sole discretion of Heather Edgley.  Winner will be notified by an Instagram DM by September 30th, 2020. Heather Edgley shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 5 days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this Campaign is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (AT HEATHER EDGLEY'S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE CONTEST, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.

 

8. Rights Granted by You: By entering this contest (e.g., photo, video, text, recording, music etc.), You understand and agree that Heather Edgley, anyone acting on behalf of Heather Edgley, and Heather Edgley's licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Campaign, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes. without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent. By entering this content, You represent and warrant that your entry is an original work of authorship, and does not violate any third party’s proprietary or intellectual property rights. If your entry infringes upon the intellectual property right of another, You will be disqualified at the sole discretion of Heather Edgley. If the content of your entry is claimed to constitute infringement of any proprietary or intellectual proprietary rights of any third party, You shall, at your sole expense, defend or settle against such claims. You shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Heather Edgley from and against any suit, proceeding, claims, liability, loss, damage, costs or expense, which Heather Edgley may incur, suffer, or be required to pay arising out of such infringement or suspected infringement of any third party’s right. You are not entitled to any royalty compensation or ownership for or from your entry. Heather Edgley owns all Copyrights and royalty rights for the song "Walls" and owes no compensation to entrants for their covers. 

 

9. Terms & Conditions: Heather Edgley reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest at her own discretion. Heather Edgley reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, Heather Edgley reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.

 

10. Limitation of Liability: By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless Heather Edgley from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such entrant’s participation in the Contest and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.

 

11. Disputes: THIS CONTEST IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Contest, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Contest). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

12. . I understand and acknowledge that all federal, state, local, and any other applicable taxes are my sole responsibility and that Heather Edgley will report my winnings to the Internal Revenue Service in accordance with the law. For tax purposes this prize is valued at no more than $500. This Agreement shall be binding upon my heirs, successors, assigns and legal representatives. This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of Washington state, which Heather Edgley is located.

 

13. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Campaign is Heather Edgley

 

14. Instagram: The Contest hosted by Heather Edgley is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Instagram or Facebook.

 

17. ___ By checking here, You, the Contestant, have affirmatively reviewed, accepted, and agreed to all of the Official Rules.

Listen to "Walls" 

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"Walls" Lyrics & Chords

Chords: 

Intro/Verse: A min, C, E minor, F

 

Chorus: A min, C, G, D min

Verse: A min, C, E minor, F

 

Chorus: A min, C, G, D min

 

Bridge: F, A min, C, G

 

Chorus/End Verse: A min, C, G, D min

 

Lyrics:

(Verse I)

 Water dancing on window panes

 

Quietly listening to the rain

Cuddling chrysalism 

Cause you’re not here

 

Rhythmic synchronicity 

Of rain matching my tears

(Chorus)

Cause you are on the other side

And you can’t be saved 

Though I’ve tried

 

We’re building walls 

Instead of bridges

Might as well grow wings

To scale your defenses

 

Cause the barriers grow

The quicksand thickens

We’re staying in place

There’s no connection

 

(Verse II)

And I crave opia

Don’t look away 

Just open up

 

Like a flower in spring

A flower in bloom

 

How do you think 

they feel the sun?

 

Cause if you stay closed

You cannot grow

And I don’t think 

You want to be alone

 

(Chorus)

But you are on the other side

And you can’t be saved 

Though I’ve tried

 

We’re building walls 

Instead of bridges

Might as well grow wings

To scale your defenses

 

Cause the barriers grow

The quicksand thickens

We both have to try

If we’re gonna fix this

 

(Bridge)

And we agreed 

I wouldn’t write more bout you

 

But I have seen

As time moves by 

You still haven’t moved

 

And I’ve been patient 

And I have loved you

But you’re more afraid of feeling 

Than what you’d lose

 

And it seems you don’t believe

There’s anything at stake

 

(Chorus/End Verse)

Cause you are on the other side

And you are getting left behind

 

You’re building walls 

Instead of bridges

And I’d grow wings

But you’d shoot me down

 

Cause you’re more afraid of living

Than of hiding

And you don’t want to fix this

 

You

You

You’re building walls 

Instead of bridges

And I can’t keep 

Trying to fix this

 

Maybe one day you’ll regret

The paralyzing fear

That let me slip away  

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