Be free of inappropriate language
Not Promote drugs
Not Promote alcohol
Not Promote violence
staff reserves the right to pull the band during their session if they feel the
content of their music or actions are inappropriate.
get your application, music and lyric submission entered by 7 p.m. on Saturday,
April 22. Your sample recording does not need to be professional quality. We
will accept cassette tape, CD, DVD or YouTube video.
All participating band members will receive a free commemorative 2017 Battle of
the Bands t-shirt with the name of all participating bands on the back. In order
to have your band name on the t-shirt you must submit your application no later
than 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 22.
bands will be selected to perform. They will be notified by Friday, April 28
band will have a 20-minute set. Set times are strictly
bands are responsible for stage set-up and tear-down.
members are responsible for the security of their equipment and the event
organizers cannot be held liable for any lost, damaged or stolen
band members must be age 21 or younger.
City of Thornton will provide a high-quality sound system which all bands will
City of Thornton will provide drums, bass rig, microphones, and backline which
all bands will use.
are not allowed.
least one member from each band must attend a pre-show meeting on Tuesday, May
16, 6-7 p.m.
band members must be at the amphitheater site at least 30 minutes prior to the
start of their set.
the day of the event, all band members must be dressed in clothing free from
obscenities, drugs, alcohol, sex or any other matter not suitable for a family
and alcohol are not permitted on the site during the event.
more than 5% of music can be pre-recorded material. All bands must play
will be judged by a 3 member panel.
bands agree to have their name, voice and/or likeness used in any advertising or
broadcasting material relating to this contest without any compensation or
rights to royalties for such use.