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Battle of the Bands Presented by Coca-Cola

Saturday, March 29 @ 8:00 p.m.
Gluck Theatre
Mountainlair, First Floor

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In an effort to help promote local music, WVU will be hosting the 4th Battle of the Bands competition. Come support local music and hear some great sounds by WVU students! Five bands will be chosen to perform 3 songs each. The judging panel will be made up of local musicians and individuals with music knowledge. The event is FREE and we hope you’ll be there and ready to get loud!


Each band applying must have at least 1 WVU student.
Bands must have original music, please no cover bands. If chosen to perform, 1 song may be a cover song.
The competition is open to amateur bands only.
2014 Battle of the Band Applications can be downloaded here or email Erin.Blake@mail.wvu for a copy.


The application should also include a group photo and audio file (or website link with audio)
All materials must be received by Monday, March 10 at 11:59 p.m.

Completed applications may be emailed to or dropped off at the Mountainlair Administrative Office, Second Floor. The office is open Monday – Friday (8:15am – 4:45pm).


Prizes will be awarded to the Top Two Bands:

  • 1st Place: $1,000.00, Presented by Coca-Cola, 1 Song FREE Recording, Presented by Blues Alley Records

  • 2nd Place: $250.00, Presented by Coca-Cola, 10% off a Recording, Presented by Blues Alley Records

  • The 3 remaining bands will receive a 10% off a recording discount, Presented by Blues Alley Records

    • Contact

      Erin Blake