The 27th instalment of the annual Horsham Battle of the Bands kicked off in style with four heats at The REC Rooms and Horsham Sports Club.
The line-up for the finals has now been confirmed.
The four acts going through to the Cover Acts final in the Human Nature Garden in Horsham Park at 1pm on August 17 are:
The 19 Naughties
Paul & Mike Stanworth
The six acts going through to the Original Bands final on the same day at 4pm are:
The Danny Dangerously Band
Reveal the Road
The ten acts competing in the Acoustic Originals competition on the Carfax Bandstand on Saturday, August 10, from 1pm are:
Scott & Maria
BotB Committee chairman Mark Daly said: “Horsham Battle of the Bands is well and truly back! The standard at all the heats was ridiculously high and the turnout was amazing. Just like the good old days!”
Compeer and co-organiser Jamie ‘Stan’ Stanley said: “Horsham BotB is an institution that started in 1993. It’s brilliant to see so many bands and supporters getting behind it this year. See you at the finals!”
All BotB events are free entry and part of Horsham Festival and the Year of Culture fringe. See website for more details: www.horshambotb.co.uk.
If you’re interested in getting involved as a volunteer at the finals or as a sponsor of the event, email the team at firstname.lastname@example.org.