New Freedom Lions Club





New Freedom Lions Club

Battle of the Bands

Wednesday July 5th 7:30 to 11:00 PM

Rules and contact information


The New Freedom Lions Club “Battle of the Bands” is targeted to amateur high school and college age bands. Professional bands will not be considered.


Each band is to play 3 songs minimum

1 cover song, 1 original song, 1 band choice

 Each band has a 30 minute time slot.

 You must setup, do a sound check, play, and tear down in the 30 min time frame.

Each band must be ready to go 1/2 hour before their time slot.

Each band will have a pre-assigned 30 minute time slot.


Competition to be held outside under the New Freedom carnival grounds bandstand

Lights, Power, Sound system and professional soundman will be provided

One drum set will be provided for all bands to use

Time slots will be assigned by when the demo tape is received


 Band will be judged on  Music quality and audience response

At the end of the night the crowd will judge the bands by clapping 

Judges will ultimately decide the winners


First Prize $500

Second Prize $300

Third Prize $200

Audition Tape

Interested Bands send audition video and contact information to:


“Battle of the Bands”

New Freedom Lions Club

P.O. Box 235

New Freedom, Pa 17349


“Youtube videos are recommended”


Audition videos must be post marked no later than May 31th 

If you have a Youtube video, email Dan Urbanas with link


Lions Club Contact


Dan Urbanas

410-628-3925 (w) day

410-357-5451 (h) evenings



Band Selection


There are only 6 time slots available . If the Lions Club receives more than 6 entries, the selection committee will pick 6 bands to participate. Other bands will be considered alternates. Bands will be selected by the New Freedom Lions Club Battle of the bands selection committee.

Bands will be assigned time slots in the order that the demo video is received.


“Good luck to all bands participating”


Directions to New Freedom, Pa 17349