Battle of the Blues!
When + Where
Steel City Blues Society (SCBS) is looking to represent one band and one solo/duo act in the Memphis International Blues Competition from Tuesday, January 18 – Jan 22, 2022. SCBS will provide stipend for the competition winners. Accepting applications until 11/07/2021.
The Host Venue is "The SoundBank" in Phoenixville (119 S. Main St, Phoenixville, PA 19460) and the date for the band battle is Saturday, November 20, 2021 at 7:00 (pending entries). Auditions are limited and YOU MUST SIGN UP BEFOREHAND. Submitting an application is no guarantee of performing.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 215 421 6759 to register.
Acts will be asked to play 3 to 4 songs (25 mins) depending on the number of sign-ups. Scoring will be based on; Talent, Vocals, Blues Content, Stage Presence and Originality. We will use the same scoring as the IBC. Please visit https://blues.org/international-blues-challenge/
To reflect the relative importance of each category in the success of a band, a band's score in each category is weighted. Raw scores for Blues Content is multiplied by four, Talent and Vocals by three and Originality and Stage Presence are multiplied by two. The total in each category represents the Weighted Score for that category. Total possible weighted score is 140.
Steel City Blues Society
PO Box 553
Phoenixville PA 19460.