SunFest’s Rock and Roll Shootout
This is a four-week competition of Classic Rock bands that leaves one band standing. That shootout winner performs at SunFest on Saturday, May 4, 2013 on the Tire Kingdom Stage.
Bands must have 6 members or less. All band members must be 21 or over.
To apply to perform email:
Please include band name, contact name, contact phone number and email address and an audio clip or link to a performance ie. Youtube. Musical genre should be rock, may not be a tribute band, and must include at least one original song.
Shoot out dates Tuesdays, March 12, 19, 26 and April 2, 8pm in the Nectar Lounge at Seminole Casino Coconut Creek, 5550 NW 40th Street, Coconut Creek FL 33073
The Finale will take place on Saturday, April 13 at 8:00 pm. During the Finale the 4 weekly winners and the winner of the online competition will compete for their slot to play at SunFest, Saturday, May 4, 2013.
All bands accepted into the competition will be notified and provided their performance time slot by March 4th
Each evening 6 bands will compete for a slot in the Finale on Saturday, April 13th. The four weekly winners will compete with the winner of an online competition. The winning band will also earn $2500 in cash from Seminole Casino Coconut Creek.
The competition is open to local blues or rock bands with five or fewer members ages 21 or over. They must play at least one original song, and cannot be a “tribute” band. The five winning bands will advance to the final where they’ll continue to be judged for their skill, showmanship, originality of presentation, and crowd enthusiasm.
Seminole Casino Coconut Creek will award the second place band with $1500, $1000 for third place, and $750 for fourth place.
Seminole Casino Coconut Creek will provide a partial backline for each weekly competition that includes a drum kit, base rig, guitar amp and sound system.