Battle Of The Bands 2020

The 3rd Annual Athens Area High School Battle of the Bands will be held at the 40 Watt Club on Saturday, January 18, 2020 from 4-7 PM. Presale tickets are $10 online at or $15 at the door. Come check out last year’s winners AD Blanco as well as Fishbug, Cheese Dream, EMFEB, Swowce, and Perlin Noise. Grand prize this year includes studio time and mixes from Tweed Recording to have a song played on Bulldog 93.3 FM. We will also have a panel of local celebrity judges to award a cash prize! All proceeds support the Cedar Shoals journalism staffs (BluePrints Magazine, WJAG-TV, and yearbook). Come rock out! Promo by Alex Soto.
Promo poster by Everett Vereen
Promo poster by Cedar Shoals graphic design student Abril Fuentes-Mandujano.

Buy Tickets Here!

Mark your calendar for the third annual Athens Area High School Battle of the Bands! This event serves as the yearly fundraiser for Cedar Shoals High School’s BluePrints Magazine journalism program. Your attendance helps support printing costs, equipment purchases, contest entries, and travel costs for annual student conventions.

This year’s events features two ways for bands to win: 1) A grand prize sponsored by Tweed Recording for the winning band to receive 4 hours of studio time and 3 mixes (by audience vote) to record a song to be played on Bulldog 93.3 FM and 2) Cash prizes determined by a panel of Athens celebrity guest judges.

Bands start at 4:00 PM with the winners announced at 7:00. The band schedule will be posted in January.