Tag: Battle Of The Bands


Have you checked out our top 10?

January 23, 2012   |   Events, Music, News   |   0 Comments

The top 10 artists from our Unzipped Battle of the Bands are now listed at our BOTB site. You can still click through and listen to tracks from the top 10, so head over and let us know who you want to win!

We’ll be announcing our winner February 1st right here and via Facebook.

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Only One More Day To Vote

January 18, 2012   |   Events, Music, News   |   0 Comments

You’re running out of time to vote for your favorite band in our 4th Annual Unzipped Battle of the Bands! Just click here or on the banner above to check out 50 great up and coming artists from all over the country. When you find your favorite, place your vote.

In addition to loads of JanSport gear, the winning act will receive and all expenses paid trip for the group down to this year’s SXSW in Austin, Texas and will perform at the [...] Read More >



Place your vote!

January 5, 2012   |   Music, News   |   0 Comments

Exercise your right! ┬áJanSport has rounded up some of the best in up-and-coming music from around the country for the 4th annual JanSport Battle of the Bands and is giving you the opportunity to pick your favorite. Just click the banner above (or right here) to check out and listen to songs from dozens of artists. When you’ve found your favorite, place your vote.

Voting closes January 19th after which the top ten artists will move onto the final round. A panel of [...] Read More >



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Voting coming soon!

December 1, 2011   |   Music, News   |   0 Comments

The count down has begun: one month until public voting opens for the JanSport Battle of the Bands! We’ll be narrowing down our top 50 artists from those that submitted and you’ll have the chance to vote for your favorite starting January 1st 2012.

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Last day to enter!

November 30, 2011   |   Music, News   |   0 Comments

Don’t forget to enter your band in our Battle of the Bands! Just click the banner above for more info.

The winners will win a trip to this year’s SXSW in Austin, TX to perform at the Sonicbids SXSW Party presented by JanSport!

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Enter Your Band!

November 22, 2011   |   Events, Music, News   |   0 Comments

This is the last week to enter your band in the JanSport Battle of the Bands! Click the banner above to find more information on how to enter.

One hundred artists will be selected to move on to the public voting round where fans can vote for their favorite band. The winning group will win a trip to SXSW to play the official Sonicbids SXSW party, presented by JanSport.

Let us hear what you’ve got!

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This last week saw two more event in the JanSport College Battle of the Bands series.

On Wednesday, 11/16 the battle was held at Ninkasi Brewery in Eugene, Oregon. This event was the final round of the Eugene series and saw The Harmed Brothers take the win. The event also raised over $300 dollars for Big City Mountaineers! Stay tuned for a track from the guys in the streaming player. Thanks to Ninkasi Brewery, all the bands, and everyone that came to support [...] Read More >



Come out tonight for second round of our JanSport College Battle of the Bands Series in Eugene, OR at the Ninkasi Brewery. The show starts at 6pm and will feature Rare Monk, The Harmed Brothers, and Security In Numbers.

In case you missed it, JanSport is hosting 6 battle of the bands events at colleges around the country this fall. The first battle happened 10/27 at Virginia Tech and West of West took the prize. A grand prize winner will be [...] Read More >



We’re happy to announce the winners of┬áthe first event of our College Battle of the Bands Series, held at Virginia Tech at Top of the Stairs in downtown Blacksburg. Blacksburg group West of West took the prize, beating out five other acts to win Jansport packs for the whole band, as well as a series of performances with Blacksburg Live Music. The band will be judged in a final round against winners from five other colleges around the country [...] Read More >