Battle of the Acoustic Bands
(1) This will be a stage performance where the participating institute enrols a band with a maximum of 4 artists.
(2) Please take careful note that this is a band that allows Beats, Strings and Wind Instruments that are acoustic in nature (no pedals or any electronic equipment allowed)
(3) A 5 set Drum Kit will be provided . Participants need to carry their own sticks.
(4)The band shall carry their own instruments and only mikes will be provided. A total of 7 mikes will be made available on stage - 3 for vocals and 4 for instruments.
(5)If the band is using a keyboard, they will ONLY be allowed to play the Grand Piano (no synthesizer no effects).
(6)An aux cable will be available for Keyboard, Acoustic Guitar, Acoustic bass Guitar if used by the band.
(7)Instruments such as Acoustic Guitars, Kahon, Bongo,Tabla, Dholak, Flute, Trumpets, Violins and the likes
( Indian and International) will be allowed and encouraged.
(8)Criteria for judging will be based on a mix of Music & Vocal Harmony, Choice of Instruments, Stage Presence and Audience Connect.
(9)Each performance will be for a maximum of 3 minutes and the track can be in any language.
(10)The performances will be judged a professional from the music industry.
(11)The top 3 bands will perform in the final round, where the winner and runner up will be awarded .