UON Band Comp Final
Thursday, 7 June 2018
9 UON bands battle it out for top prize.
The 2018 UON Band Comp came to a thrilling conclusion on Monday 7 June, with soul fusion band Mr. Sauce securing first place.
Mr. Sauce have scored the headline slot at this year's Autonomy Party at Bar on the Hill, plus a $2000 recording contract with Baraya Records, and a paid, recorded and live streamed gig during lunchtime at Callaghan campus.
The competition was close, but a strong sense of camaraderie between all performers made for an uplifting evening which the entire UON community can be proud of. A fantastic audience turnout and participation seemed to bring out the best in the finalists.
1st - Mr. Sauce
2nd - Yev Kassem
3rd - Jacob Ridgeway Band
People's Choice - Shrimp
Smoke & Rain
The Med Heads
Judges included representatives from Student Central, Baraya Records, and the Unisounds National Campus Band Competition.
All finalists have been guaranteed gigs across campus in the future.