Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Battle of the Bands


  • ∙A total of 8 bands will battle for the BACK TO THE CITY battle of the bands crown.
  •  Band will perform original songs composed by them; Rendition and covers will be act as an automatic disqualification.   
  • All band must prepare three sets for the band competition (a minimum of six original songs)
  • ∙Bands must be prepared to play a set of at least twenty minutes including set up time.
  • ∙For every minute exceeding the twenty minute limit, the band will be penalize
  • 3 points from their total score.
  • ∙All competing bands are strongly encouraged to promote spreading the word regarding the Battle of the Bands stage as crowd interaction and response will be part of the judging criteria.
  • ∙Any distasteful behavior, and/or damage to BACK TO THE CITY FESTIVAL or surrounding equipment or supplies will result in an automatic disqualification.
  • ∙A "Performer" consists of many different things. For this events, we require both instrumental and vocal performance for judges to deem you a band.
  • ∙BACK TO THE CITY FESTIVAL will not be held accountable for any broken equipment, injuries, or any other negative occurrences outside of our staff’s control