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Battle of The Bands 2017 National Championship - NZ Final 1


Sat 16 Dec 2017, 7:00pm–2:30am

Where: Kings Arms, 59 France St, Newton, Auckland

Restrictions: R18

Ticket Information:

  • General Admission: $22.50 ($20.00 + $2.50 fees)
  • 2 Night Superpass: $38.00 ($35.00 + $3.00 fees)
  • Eventfinda tickets no longer on sale

Battle of The Bands – 2017 National Championship

National Finals over 2 nights at The Kings Arms, Auckland, Saturday 16th December and Sunday 17th December with the announcements and prize giving at the end of the 2nd night.
Featuring the winning bands from around the country, the National Finals are a rare chance to see many of NZ's best up and coming bands all in one city / venue over the same weekend.

Confirmed National Finalists are:

NZ Final Part 1:
Saturday 16th December @ the Kings Arms

- AcidMorph

- AutoPilot

- Downfall of Humanity

- Egovalve

- Hearse Nurse

- Jef Minus

- Minimal Silence

- Radio Coma

- Streakers

- Top Ace Nut Gun

- Vangrove

- Wukong the Monkey King

- Zi Shaw

Doors open 6.30pm: show runs 7pm until late.
Tickets from Eventfinda only $20 each show, or $35 for the 2 night superpass ticket. Door sales $25 each night.

The BOTB 2017 events commenced on 20th and 23rd September in Auckland and Hamilton, followed by nationwide events running through October & November with the National Finals in mid-December.

The winning band will again tour Europe on the Stoke Rolling Circus tour; this time on the following year's Stoke Rolling Circus in August 2018. This allows a longer lead time for the band to record their single, initiate their global radio promotion campaign with MUSIK and FILM and prepare for the Europe Tour.

Prizes will again include recording time, musical instrument prizes, global radio promotion and the tour of Europe.

- Kings Arms, Akl: National Finals: 16th & 17th Dec
- Tour of Europe: Aug/Sept 2018

Full schedule of 2017 events here on our website.

Sadly this will be the last year the event will be held at The Kings Arms due to their closure scheduled for early 2018. Don’t miss the chance to play at the Kings Arms BOTB’s National Finals! And be into win a tour of Europe and much more.

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