Nine Bands to Compete at STATIC’s Battle of the Bands Tonight

Posted on 9/20/2017 3:27:43 PM

Are you IUP’s best music act? Prove it at STATIC’s Battle of the Bands!

The event takes place tonight, Thursday, September 21, in the HUB Ohio Room, starting at 7:00 p.m. The event is free for groups to register and perform, as well as for individuals to attend.

This is the official poster for Battle of the Bands 2017, which will occur on Thursday, September 21, at 7pm, in the HUB Ohio Room.  This is a free event.  There will be cash prizes.  All genres, bands, solo or acoustic acts, singer-songwriters, and other performers are welcome.  To compete, register at  Follow STATIC on social media at STATICatIUP.All bands (including all genres, groups, solo acts, acoustic acts, singer-songwriters, and other performers) are eligible to participate, so long as at least one member of the group is an active IUP student. Winners will be eligible to receive bragging rights, as well as cash prizes! $200 will be awarded to first place, $150 will be awarded to second place, and $100 will be awarded to third place.

Judging will consist of both official event judges, as well as audience participation and voting. Encourage your friends, roommates, and groupies to attend!

To register, you must complete the application on the STATIC website, and submit a 30-second demo. The deadline for entry is September 8, 2017. Event registration is now closed.

Nine music acts will perform, including Riley Marie, Shades of the Rising Sun, Blacklist, Twin Trees, SCIENCEVISION, The Face of Apes, Gibbucket, Herbivore, and The Bearfoot Neighbors. Come support your fellow IUP musicians!

For more information, visit the STATIC website or Twitter page.