Rockitz is hosting a battle of the bands competition at Babe’s of Carytown starting Sept. 24 and running through Nov. 20.
The first show on Sept. 24 starts at 8pm with Caught In the Rift, Crossroad Voodoo, and Dammit Mathew Dammit playing.
Each band will play twice throughout the fall, and the total score is based on attendance, musicianship, appearance and other factors. Prizes will include musical equipment, studio time, and other items, to be announced soon.
Rockitz is asking for all types of bands to apply, including cover or original acts playing rock, blues, bluegrass, jam, etc. If your band is interested, contact Brooke Saunders at 804-687-7062 or firstname.lastname@example.org, and details of the event will be posted at rockitz.net.
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