Battle of the Bands



Saturday 8 July 2017


 Let's rock Kirkstall Abbey!

Are you 13-19 years old and in a band? Why not take part in the Leeds Museums and Galleries Battle of the Bands competition

For a third year we'll be taking over the Youth Stage at the Kirkstall Festival from 3-6pm. This is a free event held in the grounds of Kirkstall Abbey.

Enter your band:

To enter, all you need to do is upload a video link of your band performing and send the link to Angie at by 4pm on Friday 16 June.
Twelve bands will be selected by a panel of professionals within the music industry to perform live for 15-minutes. The best band on the day will win some amazing prizes!

Check out our Facebook page for band announcements as we count down to the big day.

#BattleoftheBands #Leeds #KirkstallAbbey #KirkstallFest​​​



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