Road to Nightfall submissions due Wednesday

Road to Nightfall submissions due Wednesday

January 30th, 2014 by Staff Report in Chattnow Music
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The email for bands to be considered for Road to Nightfall is

Local bands have until Wednesday, Feb. 5, to put their names into consideration for this year's Road to Nightfall competition. Road to Nightfall offers a local act the opportunity to play in front of thousands of people as a headliner at the Nightfall Summer Concert Series at Miller Plaza.

According to Jonathan Susman of Chattanooga Presents, artists need to email a link to their EPK, MySpace or website where the group can be seen and heard to Bands must have at least three members and be capable of performing a 90-minute set to be eligible. Final selections will be announced Wednesday, Feb. 12.

The four rounds of preliminary competition will be March 7, 8, 14 and 15 at Rhythm & Brews. Up to six bands will compete each evening, playing a three- to four-song set. The winner each night will be chosen by a popular vote of those in attendance. The top four bands will go on to the final night of competition on March 21, with a panel of music industry professionals determining the winner. The winning band will be paid $1,000 to headline one of the 18 shows in the Nightfall series, May 2 to Aug. 29.