Battle of the Bands 2021

Check out this year’s submissions for Battle of the Bands!

The results of the poll are being closely monitored, any suspicious voting activity will lead to disqualification.

Here’s some more info on our contestants!

Game Theory:

Game Theory consists of 4 individuals, Ben Newman (Vocals, Guitar, Production), Hunter Weber (Bass), Cree Faber (Vocals, Ocarina, Mandolin, Didgeridoo, Visual Arts Manager), and Carl Youel (Keys, Pads, Synths), who met their first week at UW-Madison in the Studio Learning Community (which houses all types of artists together on the same residence floor and provides multiple spaces for collaborative creativity).

Find more of their music here:

http://gametheory.ctcin.bio/


Watermelon Collie:

Watermelon Collie is a band based in Madison.

Find more of their music here:


https://watermeloncollie.bandcamp.com/


Beyond Mars:

Beyond Mars is an American Indie and Alternative Rock band that was formed in April 2020 in Tomahawk, WI.

Find more of their music here:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdLAX5sdMGqIc4_l9lK49uA


Kat and the Hurricane:

Kat and the Hurricane is a queer and non-binary band based in Madison, WI. Their song submission is ‘Sorry That I’m Like This,’ a synth-soaked bop of a queer anthem and one of their all-time favorites to perform live.

Find more of their music here:

https://katandthehurricane.com/

https://katandthehurricane.bandcamp.com/


Sigra:

Sigra is an artist based out of Madison, WI.

Find more of their music here:

https://sigra.bandcamp.com/

https://lum.fm/profile/1970


Why Not:

Why Not is a band from the Twin Cities and they have been around for 4 years.

Find more of their music here:

https://whynotbandofficial.bandcamp.com/

https://whynotband.com/


MQBS:

MQBS (pronounced ‘mobs’) is a local madison band made up of Michael Darling (Keys, Drums, Vocals), Quintin Bovre (Guitar, Vocals), Beatrice Lawrence (Trumpet, Backup Vocals), and Sigra DeWeese (Bass, Drums, Vocals).

Find more of their music here:

https://mqbs.bandcamp.com/releases

https://lum.fm/profile/142505


Good Morning Routine:

Greg from Good Morning Routine grew up in Kenosha, WI and lived in Milwaukee for five years, but has spent the last 12 years in Madison.

Find more of their music here:

https://goodmorningroutine.bandcamp.com/

and iTunes, Spotify, YouTube


Isaiah Saturn:

Isaiah Saturn is an American Pop-Soul singer.

Find more of their music here:

https://www.sonicbids.com/band/isaiah-saturn/


Quick and Painless:

Quick and Painless is a band based out of Madison, WI.

Find more of their music here:

https://music.apple.com/us/artist/quick-and-painless/1399161295

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQOohSHG8Ts05ukvlgDdd9Q


Dr. Bruce & the Rage Rats:

Dr. Bruce & the Rage Rats is a band currently based out of Madison WI.

The song they submitted is about UW Madison’s Harry Harlow!

Find more of their music here:

drbruceandtheragerats.bandcamp.com


Gomco Clamp:

Gomco Clamp is a circumcision themed grindcore band based in Madison, WI

Find more of their music here:

gomcoclamp.bandcamp.com


Colin Bracewell:

Colin Bracewell is a solo artist based out of Minneapolis, MN

Find more of their music here:

https://colinbracewellmusic.bandcamp.com/releases