April 14, 2012

13th and Fee Lane [map]
Indiana University
Bloomington, IN


Promoting the education and awareness of the dangers and issues surrounding addiction and substance abuse, primarily through the use of live music and local resources as a way to connect the Bloomington community in a safe, engaging way!


Be Smart

All Bloomington bands are hereby called to enter this battle of the bands to determine the opener for BCEC's Addicted to Music show.

How to Enter:

Bands can enter the competition by submitting their information below. Submissions will be open from now through Sunday, March 4th.

Submissions are no longer being accepted.

Online Voting Round:

On Monday, March 5th, the online voting begins! Check back to this page for voting information. The final day to vote will be Tuesday, March 20th. The four bands who receive the most votes will move on to the battle.

Online voting is over. Congratulations to the bands that made it to the live round!

Live Round:

Max's Place
Friday, March 23rd, 9 PM
$3 Cover (includes 1 vote, additional votes can be purchased for $1 each)
All Ages

The four bands with the most votes online will compete in the final live battle, and the winner will open at Addicted to Music for a nationally touring artist. The winner will be determined by a combination of judge scores and audience votes.

Congratulations to Marshall Robbins and the Phunk Nastys for winning the opener competition! Come to Addcited to Music on April 14th to see them play!

2012 Live Round Finalists

Rattlesnake and the Church of FreshBeets Elephant Quiz
Marshall Robbins and the Phunk Nastys Xenosound

Questions? Email a2mcompetition@gmail.com.

2012 Submissions

Thanks to all the bands for their submissions!

A Bad Little Shimmy Keeping Cars Elephant Quiz
deadghost. Anti Swag Fiend Party Rip and the Morning Afters
Fly Painted Feathers Xenosound Marshall Robbins and the Phunk Nastys
The Black Guys The Indiana Boys The Gentle Shades
Thanasphere Nick Caputo Taken In
Rattlesnake and the FreshBeets

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