The Orange unsignedAct with Sony Ericsson competition is entering its climactic final stages, and you could be at the live final!

Over 7,000 acts applied, which was whittled down to 50 to peform in front of screaming audiences all over the UK, as well as industry experts Alex James, Simon Gavin and Lauren Laverne. The acts have pulled out all the stops in a bid to win a life-changing record deal; now the final few remain, battling it out in the run up to what is sure to be a nail-biting final.

To celebrate, we’re giving two lucky winners a pair of tickets to the live final at Riverside Studios in London on Sunday 25 January. You will have the opportunity to watch the cream of the nation’s unsigned musical talent as they showcase their best material for the judges - and, of course, you'll find out who the winner is!

Orange unsignedAct with Sony Ericsson is hosted by Alex Zane and is on the new 4Music channel every Thursday, and again on T4 every Sunday.

For your chance to win, just send us an e-mail to with your answer to the following question:

Who hosts Orange unsignedAct with Sony Ericsson?

a) Alex James

b) Alex Zane

c) Alexander the Great

Mark your entry “Orange final” and get it to us by the closing date of midnight on Thursday 22 January. Include your name, age, address and telephone number, and then keep your fingers crossed!

Terms & Conditions

No purchase necessary. The winners will be picked at random. All entries must be received by 22 January 2009. The winners will be notified by phone or e-mail. No cash alternatives will be offered. The editor's decision is final. No correspondence will be entered into. The winners must organise their own travel and accommodation, and be available to attend the live final on 25 January 2009. Please refer to for The Independent's full competition terms and conditions.