Wednesday, February 25, 2015

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CIVL looks for sponsors and competitors for Battle of the Bands

By Timo Francke, CIVL Radio/Photo submitted


John Welsh, 2014 Battle of the Band contestant, plays during a Heat game in the Abbotsford Sport & Entertainment Centre.


IVL Radio 101.7 FM is proud to present its 3rd annual Battle of the Bands! Come out and support Fraser Valley artists who will compete for industry prizes, including professional photography and more.


Three finalists will perform at their own Envision Concert Series Night at Mill Lake. One of the competitors will also be showcased at the Abbotsford Arts Council Arty Awards.


UFV Student Artists and bands of all genres from across the Fraser Valley are encouraged to apply for the opportunity to share the stage with fellow artists and to perform for fans and industry professionals.


Battles start Friday, March 6 and will continue for 4 weeks at UHouse at the University of the Fraser Valley Abbotsford Campus.


Submissions are being accepted now!

Thanks to our current sponsors; Jayme Anne Photography and the Abbotsford Arts Council.


We are also looking for judges and sponsors. More details can be found on



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