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Deadline approaching to enter Geneva Battle of the Bands

Published: Monday, May 20, 2013 1:22 p.m. CDT

GENEVA – Bands are invited to submit a demo tape to the Sunset Community Center, 710 Western Ave., Geneva, to enter the Geneva Park District's annual Battle of the Bands concert.

The demo tapes are due by Friday, May 24. The contest begins Monday, June 17. Starting at 4 p.m. on Third Street’s main stage, rockers ages 12 to 19 will battle it out for prizes and the chance to move on to a regional competition in July. The winning act will perform during Swedish Days on Friday, June 21.

Battle of the Bands is sponsored by Geneva Coalition for Youth and Sound Sculptor Recording Studio. The cost is $30 per band ($40 nonresident). Space is limited. Participants must send a demo CD to Sunset Community Center, Attn: Battle of the Bands at 710 Western Ave., Geneva, IL  60134. For information, call 630-232-4542 or visit www.genevaparks.org.

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