Bands prepare for battle at Horsham Park’s Human Nature Garden
Musicians are getting ready for a showdown this weekend at Horsham’s Battle of The Bands Festival (August 8-9).
The Covers and Originals grand finals take place on Saturday with the Acoustic final taking place on Sunday, all in Horsham Park’s Human Nature Garden.
There will be a licensed bar, food vendors and circus workshops to entertain kids throughout the weekend.
Entry is free for under 12s. Otherwise, entry costs £5 on the door for Saturday or £4 on the door for Sunday. £7 weekend tickets are available in advance from horshambotb.co.uk.
This year, the Horsham BotB website is hosting a People’s Choice online poll where fans can get involved, check out the acts that have entered each competition and vote for their favourites. There will be a separate prize for the winners of this People’s Choice poll and, in the event of a tie after the judges’ decisions on the day, the poll could come into play as an extra judge.
Covers and originals finals (Saturday, August 8)
12.30pm to 1pm: Jodie And The Beat
1.10pm to 1.40pm: S.O.S
1.50pm to 2.20pm: Catfish
2.30pm to 3pm: The Girl Who Cried Wolf
3.10pm to 3.40pm: Flying Low
3.50pm to 4.20pm: Valdezz
4.30pm: Covers winner announced
4.45pm to 5.15pm: The Revocks
5.25pm to 5.55pm: Team New Band
6.05pm to 6.35pm: One Click Malice
6.45pm to 7.15pm: Fruitcake
7.25pm to 7.55pm: Kramer
8.05pm to 8.35pm: Bedhed
8.40pm: Introduction of Killing Vegas and explanation of scores being totalled
8.50pm to 9.20pm: Special headline set from 2012 winners Killing Vegas
9.20pm: Original winners announced, including People’s Choice winner
Acoustic final (Sunday, August 9)
12.30pm: Mike Whiteley
1pm: Anabel Mather
1.30pm: Mark Ben-Wilson
2pm: Trevor Clawson
2.30pm: Chris Lee-Delisle
3.30pm: Stuart Cochrane
4pm: Hollie Rogers
4.30pm: Danny Dangerously
5pm: Patrick Kimber
5.30pm: Jodie Munday
6pm: Winner announced, including People’s Choice winner/ winners.
Find out more at www.horshambotb.co.uk. Regular updates can be found on Facebook (/horshambotb) and Twitter (@HorshamBOTB).
For any queries contact the team on [email protected]
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