Battle of the Bands

Callout for Expressions of Interest for participants

We're on the hunt for the best young bands and musicians to battle it out head-to-head!

Musical acts will be selected to compete in Sutherland Shire Battle of the Bands competition. The event will be held at Project Youth Menai on Saturday 29 April 2023.

First place - prize to the value of $2,500.00

Second place (people’s choice) - prize to the value of $1,600.00

Some more information about the competition is below:

  • All musical genres welcome!
  • Majority of members must be between the age of 12 and 25 years old.
  • Musical acts will be chosen to compete based on their artistic ability. A cross-organisational panel will review all applications and select acts to compete.
  • This competition is for amateur musicians only. Musicians signed by any record company (including independent record labels) are not eligible to compete.
  • Final prize during the competition will be awarded by three (3) judges and second prize awarded by people’s choice.

Sutherland Shire Council will provide professional sound and lighting for all competing musicians. Please fill out and submit the application form below to be considered. Expressions of Interest applications close 5pm on March 27th.

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