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The Connective Festival committee is currently accepting digital entries to the 2018 Connective Festival Battle of the Bands! The winner of this performance-based competition will not only get bragging rights as Best Band, but also $500 cash and will open for platinum recording artist EVE6 on the Main Stage of the 2018 Connective Art & Music Festival in Oxford, PA! 

If you think you've got what it takes, send us your digital audition no later than May 31st. The final roster of contestants will be announced in June. Selected artists will perform on the Local Stage in front of a panel of judges and a live audience on the morning of August 4th, and the winner will open for EVE6 on the Main Stage that evening. 

So, plug in your guitars, show us your songs, and step up to the stage! 

Grand Prize

Opening act for EVE6, the Main Stage Headliner, at the 2018 Connective Art and Music Festival

$500 Cash Prize | Prize Package

Second Place

$300 Cash Prize | Prize Package

Third Place

$150 Cash Prize | Prize Package


Battle of the Bands Digital Audition

The entry fee for the 2018 Connective Festival Battle of the Bands is $20. This entry fee entitles you to enter up to two digital entries for consideration. Your entry fee does not guarantee acceptance into the Battle of the Bands and is non-refundable. In order to be considered for acceptance, ALL application & digital audition materials, including your $20 entry fee, must be received by May 31, 2018.

 

Please complete the form below.

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Rules and Regulations
IMPORTANT DATES: Entry deadline: Extended until Thursday, May 31st, 2018 Performance / Battle of the Bands: Morning of Saturday, August 4th, 2018 Winner to perform evening of August 4th. Where: Local Stage at the Connective Art and Music Festival Eligibility Band must be capable of performing up to 30 minutes of music (if chosen as winner). Digital audition material and Battle of the Bands competition material must include original content. Open to bands in the rock, blues, indie, country, and alternative genres. Soloists welcome. Entry Bands must submit at least one (1) but no more than two (2) digital entries. Acceptable formats are MP3, YouTube, CD, vinyl, or MP4. ALL entries must be received before May 31st, 2018 Please send all digital musical entries to: tony@connectivefestival.org Jury Selection A jury of selection will review all band entries and will choose eight (8) total performers for the festival. Notification of the jury’s decisions will be made in late June 2018. All results will be sent via e-mail. Please make sure to provide a valid email address to receive your jury results. Mailed entries (CDs, records, etc), will not be returned. Application to the Battle of the Bands does not guarantee entry. Fees The entry fee for the 2018 Battle of the Bands at the Connective Festival is $20. This entry fee entitles you to enter up to two digital entries for consideration (Please see above for a list of acceptable formats for digital entries). Your entry fee does not guarantee your acceptance to the Battle of the Bands and is non-refundable. Performance Refusal Clause The Connective Arts & Music Festival reserves the right to refuse any performance it deems as disruptive to the general atmosphere of the festival, unsuitable for a general audience, or in poor taste, rude, or vulgar. 
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The entry fee for the 2018 Connective Festival Battle of the Bands is $20. This entry fee entitles you to enter up to two digital entries for consideration. Your entry fee does not guarantee acceptance into the Battle of the Bands and is non-refundable. In order to be considered for acceptance, ALL application & digital audition materials, including your $20 entry fee, must be received by May 31, 2018.