Battle of the Bands

The Roundhouse, Dagenham is this year celebrating 50 years of music and has seen the likes of Queen, Genesis, Led Zeppelin, Fleetwood Mac and many more acts perform there.

You now have the opportunity to light up the stage just like they did, by performing at the Roundhouse Battle of the Bands which is back for its third year.

The first heats take place on Wednesday 5 July and Thursday 6 July ahead of a semi-final on Wednesday 2 August.

The final will be held at the 2017 Roundhouse Music Festival in Central Park, Dagenham on Sunday 13 August with the winner joining a selection of headline acts on the main stage, as well as taking home £500.

If you are from the Essex or London area, you could have the opportunity to showcase your songs at Dagenham’s iconic rock and roll venue.

To be in with a chance of being crowned Battle of the Bands winner, email your acts’ bio and video before Monday 3 July 2017: