“Battle with bands, if you dare”. Come on guys, it’s time to battle with your clans-the bands, and let’s see who wins the battle with the Eastern bands! Let the battle of bands begin!



  • The preliminary round will require the bands to send a video of their performances for evaluation.
  • Performance should be predominantly in Indian languages.
  • Maximum of two recent performance videos with a duration of 4 minutes each can be sent for the prelims.
  • No restrictions in the type/number of instruments used. Loopers, backing tracks, and electronic music are not allowed.
  • Judging criteria will be based on the quality of vocals, quality of instrumental music, tightness, synchronization, and overall impact as a band.
  • Any deviations from the above rules will lead to disqualification.
  • Submissions are to be done before 31/01/2019, 11.59 p.m. The results will be intimated via email.
  • Band registration is online and the videos are to be sent to [email protected]


  • Shortlisted bands will be intimated through mail.
  • The time limit is 15 minutes (+ 5 minutes for setup).
  • A standard 5-piece drum kit with 2 crashes and Hi-Hat will be provided, along with amplifiers and microphones.


  • Performances should be strictly in Indian languages. Rap refrains are allowed but are restricted to not be predominant in the performance.
  • The band should consist of minimum 4 and a maximum of 10 members.
  • Inter-college participation is allowed but an individual can be a part of only one band. No member will be allowed to play with multiple bands.
  • Obscenity (at the discretion of the judges) of any kind is not allowed and will lead to immediate disqualification. The time limit should be strictly followed. Participants will be penalized, if not followed.
  • No restrictions in the type/number of instruments used. Loopers, backing tracks, and pre-recorded music are not allowed. Beatboxing is allowed.

Contact Info

Main Stage
General Events Fee
Prize Amount
Feb. 7, 2019, 5hrs
9 a.m.