'Last Band Standing' pits four NC bands against each other
Posted February 27, 2013
Updated March 4, 2013
Raleigh, N.C. — On Saturday, four bands will battle it out for the chance to be the "Last Band Standing" at Lincoln Theatre.
The show is a fundraiser for Band Together NC.
Each band will receive $500 and the winning band gets an additional $1,000, plus a spot as an opening act at Band Together's annual spring concert. Last year, the B-52s headlined the show. No word on who will be headlining this year.
The audience will be able to help vote on the winning band Saturday night.
Here's a list of the bands:
Big Fat Gap - back porch bluegrass
Mac and Juice - Their sound "celebrates rock and jazz with doses of jam and bluegrass elements spun in."
The Beast - Indie hip hop and progressive jazz
The Deluge - Southern Americana and Soul
Tickets are still available online.
There are only 100 VIP tickets available in advance. (No VIP tickets will be sold the night of.) For $65, you get dinner provided by Bella Monica and beer and wine provided by R.A. Jeffreys. There are only 100 VIP tickets available
General admission tickets are $10 in advance.
All net proceeds from this event go to the Tammy Lynn Center which helps provide educational, residential, therapeutic and family support services to children and adults with developmental disabilities.