Battle of the Bands 2014

Applications are now open for the 26th anniversary of OUSA Battle of the Bands! Applications are due by 5pm April 18, apply online here: http://bit.ly/2014botb

For more info, email jason@ousa.org.nz

Last year the judges certainly had a tough job on their hands with such a high calibre of acts competing. You can expect the same in 2014. Bands will compete across four heats and a final during May (NZ Music Month) to win the coveted spot as the OUSA Battle of the Bands Champion.

Battle of the Bands Poster

 

On offer is a prize package any up-and-coming act would love to sink their teeth into thanks to the support of our sponsors:

1st Place:

  • $400 cash thanks to the OUSA
  • 12 x personalised printed band tees from Konstruct
  • Professional Photo Shoot valued at $1500 thanks to Motion Sickness Studio
  • 1x two day recording package at the University of Otago’s state of the art - SSL equipped, Albany Street Studios thanks to the Department of Music (recording to be completed between July and October 2014 at a mutually agreed time.)
  • Headline slot at a Re:Fuel Social Night on July 9th thanks to Re:Fuel
  • Live desk recording of set at the Social Night thanks to Re:Fuel
    $500 advertising campaign from Radio One

2nd Place:

  • $200 cash from the OUSA
  • $300 Advertising Schedule from Radio One
  • Support slot at a ReFuel Social Night on July 9th thanks to Re:Fuel
3rd Place:
  • $100 cash from the OUSA
  • $150 Advertising Schedule from Radio
  • Support slot at a ReFuel Social Night on July 9th thanks to Re:Fuel
Get a band together, sign up and go to battle to get your hands on the stack of prizes on offer!