D. AUDIO

AUDIO group includes traditional advertising on radio stations and paid-for online radio channels as well as audio experience solutions

 

CATEGORIES:

40. Food

41. Drinks

42. Household maintenance

43. Furnishings & electronic equipment

44. Health, beauty & fashion

45. Automotive

46. Transport, travel & tourism

47. Leisure, entertainment, culture & education

48. Retail & public services

49. Communication products & services

50. Media

51. Financial & business services

52. Corporate advertising

 

Radio ads up to 180 seconds in length may enter the competition.

 

REQUIRED MATERIAL

 

Files are required, either as audio (MP3) or as video (MP4) and screenshot (JPEG). In case the original language of the radio ad is not English, the entrant is required to submit an English version, either with appropriate voice-over effect or by adding English subtitles – transcription of the ad.

 

Please note that the format of the required material depends on the way entrant submits the English version of the ad:

  • Audio file (MP3): In case the original language of the radio ad is not English, the entrant is required to submit an English version with a voice-over sound.

OR

  • Video file (MP4): In case the original language of the radio ad is not English, the entrant is required to submit the ad in the original language with added subtitles – transcription of the ad in English.

 

All entries submitted to the Golden Drum Festival will be shown for the judging, screened during the Festival and at the award ceremony, should the entry be awarded, as well as published in the entries showcase on www.goldendrum.com.

 

The specifications for MP3 file uploads are:

 

  • Minimum of 64 kbps (mono) up to a maximum of 192 kbps
  • File type: MP3 (stereo) with a compression ratio of 22:1
  • File size: no single MP3 should be over 10 MB

 

 

The specifications for MP4 file uploads are:

 

ResolutionFull HD (1920×1080 px), 16:9 Widescreen (preferable)
Frame rate25fps
Scan typeProgressive
Video codech.264 (min 15 – max 40 mbps)
Audio codecAAC (min 160 kbps), 44KHz
ContainerMP4
File size(*)up to 360 MB

 

Screenshot (of the video) is required. Screenshots are a required material for entries that have video materials.

Image must be uploaded as JPEG file only and in the following format:

 

FormatJPEG
Colour spaceRGB
DPI300 dpi
Size1920 x 1080 px
File sizeup to 6 MB

 

Entries in this group can only be submitted through the online registration system on www.goldendrum.com.