Stories tagged with: Battle of the Bands

July 14, 2012 - 2:36pm
3 years 6 weeks ago

It was a good atmosphere for music lovers Saturday in South Zanesville.

Seven bands from around the area took the stage for the 2nd annual Battle of the Bands at the Newton Township Fire Department on the Maysville Pike.

Promoter James Applegate said the money raised will go to support the 6th annual Military Family Festival in October at the Zanesville Municipal Airport.

"We get exhibitors to come in that have something to do with the military. It's...

August 8, 2011 - 6:08pm
4 years 3 weeks ago

Area bands are getting ready to rock this weekend.

Twenty One Pilots will headline the third annual Zanestock Music Festival.  Coordinator Dick Joseph said he expects about 500 people to come out and support the six bands.

"My favorite part is playing," said Joseph.  "I'm in Obliged, and it's always a great event to play in."

Joseph said Zanestock is a family-friendly festival, and several youth bands will be taking the stage.  Zach...

July 30, 2011 - 3:21pm
4 years 4 weeks ago

An all day concert battled it out to show their support for troops overseas and their families.

The first ever Battle of the Bands took place Saturday at the Newton Township Fire Department. All money raised will go towards the Military Family Fest - a free family fun day designed for troops and their families to learn more about opportunities available to them.

"It shows our Military that people do support what we do here in this town," said Organizer Pamela Stephens...

July 25, 2011 - 11:24am
4 years 5 weeks ago

This weekend ten bands take the stage to battle it out to see who's the best.

It's part of the American Red Cross' Battle of the Bands event. One hundred percent of the money raised by this weekend's show will go towards the Military Family Fest.

"We have in the past had Department of Defense grants to help with military family fest," explained Emergency Services Director James Applegate. "This year we don't have that so we had to come up with something creative....

July 26, 2010 - 12:14pm
5 years 5 weeks ago
The battle of the bands is back in Zanesville. Friday is the second annual Battle of the Bands at Armco Park formerly known as Park Central. Area rock bands will compete for cash prizes. "They will be showcased for their musical abilities, composition, and originality of music," Elaine Joseph Coordinator Zanestock Battle of the Bands said. The grand prize is $300 plus a $100 gift certificate made possible by CA House of Music, Lepi...
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