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Bands To Battle For Movin’ On Opening Spot On Saturday

Student bands will fight for an opening spot at the 40th annual Movin’ On music festival during this weekends Movin’ On Battle of the Bands. The battle will take place Saturday, March 21 at 9 p.m in the HUB’s Alumni Hall.

Student bands were eligible to apply for the battle if they could play a 15-minute set of all original songs, among other guidelines. Last year’s Battle of the Bands winner, Lenina Crowne, opened for rapper Wiz Khalifa.

The current lineup:

1. William Forrest
2. The Trap Doors
3. Stuart Little
4. Keegan Tawa
5. Kelly Barber & Dharma’s Initiative
6. Port Vue
7. Mute Cities
8. Queue
9. The Absolute Sky

Movin’ On will take place May 1 at the IM Fields West and feature popular artists Passion Pit, Big Sean, Big Gigantic, New Politics, and Atmosphere. Watch Lenina Crowne’s winning performance from last year’s Movin’ On Battle of the Bands:

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Sarah Caskie

Sarah is a senior majoring in Journalism. She can usually be found at Saint’s looking up cat videos, or writing about music and stuff. She can be reached on Twitter at @classycaskie or via email at [email protected]


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