Night Lights Music Festival to Hold Battle of the Bands 2016

Night Lights Music Festival will hold a Battle of the Bands to give two bands an opportunity to perform at the sixth annual event on Aug., 25th, 26th and 27th. NYSMusic is proud to sponsor this year’s contest.

Interested bands are asked to submit a current Electronic Press Kit including a Hi-Res live video performance, a current band photo and social media details to nightlightsfestbands@gmail.com.  All submissions must be received no later than 11:59 P.M. on Aug., 3, 2016.  Finalists will be announced on Aug., 4th. Voting will run Aug., 5th through 12th. NYSMusic.com voters will have the final word, with the band with the highest number of votes will open up the festival’s Friday Main Stage. A second artist or band will receive the Judge’s Choice Award and a slot in the festival’s line-up.

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The Night Lights Music Festival is a magical three-day event in Sherman, NY that combines the power of sound and light to give festival-goers a unique sensory experience. At the top of the bill are the renowned fusion/electronica powerhouse Beats Antique, two-time Grammy Award winning guitarist Eric Krasno, Moon Hooch, the London Souls, Ithaca’s Jimkata, Holly Bowling, and Buffalo’s groove-rock quartet, Aqueous.

This year’s festival will feature expanded and enhanced lighting trails and installations, and new daytime activities, such as a Kan Jam tournament, poetry readings from Just Buffalo Literary  Center, yoga, Hoop-a-Thon from UltraHoops, swimming, biking/ hiking and much more.

For full lineup and more information on Night Lights Music Festival, visit their website.