Dayton Battle of the Bands 2023

Thursday, Feb 9, 2023 at 7:30pm
The Brightside Music & Event Venue
905 E 3rd St

Each week we feature 4-5 local acts performing original music at The Brightside (905 E 3rd St, Dayton)!

Jan 12, 2023 - Week 1 - Rock'n'Roll

Jan 19, 2023 - Week 2 - R&B, Hip-Hop, Rap

Jan 26, 2023 - Week 3 - Folk, Singer-Songwriters

Feb 2, 2023 - Week 4 - Jazz, Blues, World, Electronic

Feb 9, 2023 - Week 5 - Americana, Country, Bluegrass

Feb 16, 2023 - Week 6 - Funk, Reggae, Jam, Ska

Not familiar with any of the bands participating? That's the fun! This is a cool way to check out new, local, original music! Each ticket buyer gets one vote (in person). 

The winner of this round earns a spot at the Dayton Battle of the Bands Finale, among other prizes! The grand prize is an EP session at *Dayton Sound Studios*- the title sponsor of this event. The grand prize winner also gets to perform at Levitt Pavilion Dayton during the summer 2023 concert season!

Doors open at 7pm (due to equipment load in, we cannot let patrons in earlier than 7pm). Show 7:30-10:30pm. Please be prompt to see all the bands performing!

Tickets are $10 advance / $15 at the door. Advance tickets are recommended. Note - Ticket sales are used to cover production costs and prizes. Thanks for contributing! 

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BIG THANK YOU to Dayton Sound Studios for their support of this event. Visit for more information about their awesome facility!

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