Enter battle of the bands competition for chance to support Toploader at Oakham Festival

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Local bands have the chance to battle it out for the right to perform as a support act to Toploader at Oakham Festival next month.

Battle of the Bands is being held at The Grainstore Brewery in Oakham on June 26, starting at 4.30pm, where acts will be competing to play on Saturday, June 29, to open an evening of live music.

The competition is open to all local bands with two or more members and the majority of musicians should be under the age of 22.

Successful applicants will be asked to play a 15 minute slot. Entry forms and demo tapes must be handed in before June 15. Entry forms are available from Music and More or by e-mailing anne@musicandmore.co.uk.

For more information about the festival, visit oakhamfestival.co.uk