Fernet-Branca Battle of the Bands
21+ | 3 Stages | 9PM | $5 after 9PM
We are THRILLED to announce the launch of Fernet-Branca Band Fest – a contest geared to local musicians, offering Florida bands a chance to gain national exposure, win cash, and open for a Pitchfork Music Festival Act at the Fernet-Branca After Show in Chicago this July.
The top three finalists in Florida WIN $500 and perform live at Tobacco Road on June 9th. After the winning band is selected, they move on to the National round to win the Pitchfork Festival Grand Prize!
- 3-day VIP passes to Pitchfork Music Festival
- Fully-covered transportation (Flight to Chicago, taxi, etc)
- Instrument shipment or rentals for the show
- All-inclusive food/beverage
- Local hotel lodging
- Band logo on festival collateral and unparalleled exposure to thousands of Pitchfork attendees
- Opening gig at the Fernet-Branca after show
The submission period ends in 4 days, but the submission is easy – just go to the contest page, upload your video, and get your fans to vote on May 28th.