A part of the annual FAB Fair, the battle of the bands will have two elimination rounds and a final battle round. The champion will take home P15,000; the first runner up gets P10,000; and the second runner up scores P5,000. The competition is open to all amateur bands with a minimum of three members and not more than 10 members. There is no age limit for band members.
Performing two songs, the bands must play pop, acoustic or reggae music, etc. The participants must not make use of malicious or malevolent content during their performance. Noncompliance will result to disqualification.
Contest criteria include quality of performance (40%), originality (35%), planning/preparedness (15%), and audience impact (10%). Four winners will be chosen every elimination round. A prize of P1,000 will be given to the elimination round winners.
Each band must pay P300 as registration fee. To register, please call the AFAB Corporate Affairs Department at (047) 935-4009.