Originally Posted by Absolution_Films
Its more of a very short teaser promo to get people to apply and interested in next years event.
If I were in a band thinking of entering a live band competition, I would find it more than a little odd that the promo features a studio recording rather than a recording of a live band. If anything, the promo might cause me to question the legitimacy of the competition and/or the competency of it's organisers, which I'm sure is not the intent of the promo!
I know none of this is your decision but whether or not the promo is successful could reflect on you. Not sure whether you feel it's appropriate but I would be tempted to have a chat with whoever commissioned you.