NYS Music March Madness – Round 1

ROUND one is complete! Congrats to all the winners and thanks to all bands for participating. ROUND two is now live, go vote for your favorites here. All the round one results can still be reviewed below. 

Welcome to NYS Music’s March Madness! This tournament-style competition includes 64 bands and artists who call Upstate New York their home.

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This year’s 4 regions are based on genres of music – Funk/Jam/Reggae, Metal/Rock, Bluegrass/Folk/Americana and Indie/EDM. Each region has 16 Upstate New York bands in their respective region, battling it out to reach the Final Four and claim this year’s title. Bands were chosen based upon their origins in Upstate and popularity in their respective genres.

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Voting begins March 16 at Noon and ends at midnight on Thursday March 19. Round two begins March 20, with additional rounds announced on the NYS Music Facebook page.

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Metal/Rock/Punk

This Poll is closed!!

2018 March Madness - Sweet 16

 <<< This Band  This Band >>>

Total voters: 7526

Haewa vs. Sprocket

  47%    52%  

Black Mountain Symphony vs. Let’s Be Leonard

  54%    45%  

Candy Ambulance vs. Folkfaces

  53%    46%  

Moho Collective vs. Jiggawaltz

  54%    45%  

ShwizZ vs. Intrepid Travelers

  53%    46%  

Polyvamp vs. Cold Lazarus

  54%    45%  

The Switch vs. Formula 5

  47%    52%  

Space Bacon vs. Space Junk

  53%    46%  

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Jam/Funk/Reggae

This Poll is closed!!

2018 March Madness - Elite Eight

 <<< This Band  This Band >>>

Total voters: 1401

Sprocket vs. Black Mountain Symphony

  43%    56%  

Candy Ambulance vs. Moho Collective

  52%    47%  

ShwizZ vs. Polyvamp

  52%    47%  

Formula 5 vs. Space Bacon

  48%    51%  

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Folk/Bluegrass/Americana/Country

This Poll is closed!!

2018 March Madness - Final Four

 <<< This Band  This Band >>>

Total voters: 2035

Black Mountain Symphony vs. Candy Ambulance

  55%    44%  

ShwizZ vs. Space Bacon

  47%    52%  

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EDM/Indie/Other

This Poll is closed!!

2018 March Madness - Finals

 Black Mountain Symphony  Space Bacon

Total voters: 2239

Black Mountain Symphony vs. Space Bacon

Please only vote once.
  52%    47%