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Movin’ On Selects Four Acts from Battle of the Bands

Saturday night brought twelve local bands to Alumni Hall in the HUB for the Movin’ On Battle of the Bands. The twelve bands competed for the top 4 spots and a place in the lineup for Movin’ On, to be held on Friday April 29th, and open for headliners Little Big Town, Lupe Fiasco, and O.A.R.

The top four bands selected by judges were So Long, Pluto in fourth, Atlas Soundtrack in third, The Zak Sobel Band in second, and 5 Cherry Lewis in first. The bands were judged based on originality, musicality, audience response, and overall stage presence.

The set lineup for Movin’ On 2011 will open with “So Long, Pluto”, Atlas Soundtrack, The Zak Sobel Band, 5 Cherry Lewis, a fourth paid act that has yet to be announced, Little Big Town, Lupe Fiasco, and O.A.R. The fourth headliner will be determined over the next few days by the Movin’ On Executive Committee.

Movin’ On start at 3:30 pm and run until to 11:30 pm at IM Field West by Beaver Stadium and is free admission.

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Chase Tralka

Chase Tralka is a Senior majoring in Information Sciences and Technology with a minor in Security and Risk Analysis. He is from Northern New Jersey and is involved in far too many organizations to list here. He enjoys photography, cycling, and listening to obscure free jazz music.

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