University of Vermont

Battle of the Bands

UPB Presents:
Battle of the Bands

March 9-11, 2015

What is Battle of the Bands?
Battle of the Bands (BOTB) is a weeklong event that showcases local student bands in Brennan's, and lets students vote their favorites into the Finale.

Who can participate?
Bands with one or more students from UVM can send in a submission.

What is the set length?
The set length will be about 20 minutes long.

How much does it cost? Who can attend?
There is no entry fee for bands, and anyone can attend.

Where is Battle of the Bands taking place?
The preliminary rounds will be in Brennan's Pub and the finale will be in the Grand Maple Ballroom. Both of these locations are in the UVM Davis Center.

What does the winner receive?
The winner of BOTB will be the opening act for Springfest.

What do I have to do to participate?
You need to send in a submission online through the form below.

What is provided?
Sound connections and lights will be provided.
You will need to bring your own equipment/instruments.

Important Dates to remember:

The Finale date is still to be determined.

  • Submission Deadline:Sunday, February 15, 2015
  • Notification of date of play:Monday, February 23, 2015
  • Battle dates: March 9th, 10th, 11th
  • Finale Date: March 13th at Metronome.

For more information contact Jordan Ganz at

Submission Form

Please pick which dates you are available
(choose all that apply):

March 9th
March 10th
March 11th



Please provide a rider of your technical and hospitality requests.
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