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Portsmouth Pride Band Battle – Grand Final

May 26 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Free

Portsmouth Pride and the Lord John Russell are pleased to announce a new music competition running throughout May 2019.
We will be holding three heats at the Lord John Russell, with two acts from each heat being chosen, plus a judges ‘wild card’ to make up a total of 7 acts to compete in the grand final at the Wedgewood Rooms on Sunday 26th May 2019.
The winning act will receive a location photo shoot from Goble Photography PLUS a slot on the main stage at Portsmouth Pride’s main event on Saturday 22nd June! 🤩

WHO CAN APPLY?
We are looking for:
bands (max 5 members)
acoustic musicians
singers
Particularly those from the LGBTQIA community – allies also welcome to apply 🏳️‍🌈

ALL HEAT ENTRANTS MUST ALSO BE AVAILABLE FOR THE FINAL ON BANK HOLIDAY SUNDAY, 26th MAY

Bring along as many supporters as you can – audience vote counts at each heat! 👍

***FREE ENTRY TO THE EVENT!***

HEAT ONE – THURSDAY 2ND MAY
Hosted by Dawn Gracie
Guest Judge Sonny Jim
alongside Ents and Media officers from Portsmouth Pride

HEAT TWO – THURSDAY 9TH MAY
Hosted by Dawn Gracie

HEAT THREE – THURSDAY 16TH MAY
Host TBC

GRAND FINAL – WEDGEWOOD ROOMS MAIN ROOM – SUNDAY 26TH MAY 🎉🎙

****WINNERS MUST BE AVAILABLE TO PERFORM AT PORTSMOUTH PRIDE ON 22nd JUNE 2019 (11am to 7pm)****

Think you’ve got what it takes? Apply now to take part by emailing photos & music or video link to portsmouthpride@outlook.com 🥁

Please note – to enter you must be strictly 18+

#BandBattlePortsmouth

Details

Date:
May 26
Time:
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/417413399077907

Organizer

Portsmouth Pride

Venue

The Wedgewood Rooms
Portsmouth, United Kingdom + Google Map