Apply now for Battle of the Bands

We are looking for the best young rock bands in Hampshire. Apply by Friday 16 June 2017

May 19 2017

Battle of the Bands

Hampshire Music Service and The Wickham Centre present Battle of the Bands 2017.

Saturday 15 July 2017,
2 – 4pm: soundcheck
6.30 – 10pm: let the battle commence!
The Wickham Centre, Wickham, PO17 5AL

The winning band will be awarded a 30 minute performance spot at the Wickham Festival 2017, 3-6 August, (the band must be accompanied by a responsible adult at the festival).

There is no charge to enter this competition and up to eight bands from across Hampshire will be chosen to compete. Songs can be covers and/or originals and if you don’t already have a professional recording a smartphone recording will be fine. Don’t be shy – we want to hear your band.

To apply, email the following to

  • Band name
  • School/College/Youth Centre and home towns
  • Your teacher or parent contact Email
  • Band members and the instrument they play

Please include an attached audio file and ensure the filename includes:

  • Song name
  • Band name
  • School or youth group