Rules of the Competition:
The battle will take place on Saturday, April 6th , 2019 from 7-10pm. Bands must arrive ONE HOUR before the event. There will be a short, mandatory meeting that all bands must attend on Monday, April 1st 2019 at 7:30pm in the Teen Room at the William K. Sanford Town Library. Bands must consist of individuals ages 13-18 years of age, unless special permission is granted. If a band would like to be considered for special permission, call Elissa at 810-0315. Bands provide their own equipment, and must be able to set up and strike down in 5 minutes... The library is not responsible for any missing equipment. A demo recording can be submitted (not required) by each band with their registration packet. Once your application is complete, you will receive an email. The contest will be judged upon: Musicianship Showmanship Audience Appeal Creativity Timing Judges will determine the winner, as well as the runners-up. All decisions are final. A lottery will be determined at the mandatory band meeting to determine the order of performers. Bands must give notification of any changes by April 1st.
The following are strictly prohibited:• Alcohol or drug use of any kind• Fighting and antagonizing other acts or the audience• Obscene or profane language or gestures• Moshing, stage diving, or rushing the stage will not be tolerated and will result in disqualification of the performers. Violators will be escorted from the premises by law enforcement.Anyone caught violating these rules will be removed from the competition.