RAMS NIGHT: Battle of the Bands

Mar 24, 2017

“RAMS NIGHT: Battle of the Bands”
(Friday, 5:00 PM-8:00 PM)



Mechanics:

 Open to all APC students.
 A band shall consist of at least three (3) members.
 A band with a few members who are non-APC students is acceptable.
 Bands must perform a cover song or a rendition for this event.
 Bands must register to any RAMS Night organizer on or before March 10, 2017.
 Registration Form is downloadable on RAMS Night Facebook Page.
 Demo music must be submitted to any RAMS Night organizer and will be posted online to be voted on through Facebook likes. The top six vote getters will be chosen to perform at “RAMS NIGHT: Battle of the Bands” finals. Posting of demo videos is on March 11, 2017. All video will be uploaded all together.
 There is no limit to the number of bands who wish to apply for the competition. All submitted demos will be posted online for voting.

 Signing up with more than one band is strictly prohibited.

Rules and Regulations:

 All band finalists must be at the venue thirty (30) minutes before the start of the program.

 Draw lots will be done to determine the order of band performances.

 “RAMS NIGHT: Battle of the Bands” finalists must play one (1) song. Each band will be given strictly 15 minutes for their set, which includes prop setups, tuning and preparations of instruments. For every minute exceeding the 15-minute limit, the band will be penalized 5 points deduction from their total percentage score.

 Any song can be played as long as there are no lewd contents or curse words in the lyrics.

 After each set, bands are required to stay in the holding area.

 Any unruly behavior and/or damage to APC Cafeteria will result in an automatic disqualification.

 The organizer will not be held accountable for any broken equipment, injuries, or any other negative occurrences outside of our staff’s control.

 The winner of “RAMS NIGHT: Battle of the Bands” will be asked for an encore of a different piece.

 Cash prizes will be awarded to the winners.

Judging Scale and Criteria:

1) Musicality (lyrical content, material) - 20%
2) Performance (vocal ability, harmony, sound quality, execution) - 40%
3) Stage Presence (style, crowd interaction, confidence) - 30%
4) Audience Impact (cheers) - 10%

Date:
Registration: On going until March 10, 2017
RAMS NIGHT : March 24, 2017; 5:00PM-8:00PM