LOUISVILLE, Ky (WHAS11) - Bands across Kentuckiana are invited to compete in Great Bands Live!, presented by WHAS11 and Great Day Live!. The competition is open to bands of every genre, from country and rock to bluegrass and jazz: in fact, bands playing any kind of original music are eligible. Entries must be received by April 13, 2012.
Eleven bands will be chosen to perform on Great Day Live!, WHAS11’s entertainment and lifestyle show hosted by Rachel Platt and Terry Meiners. Great Day Live! airs 9 – 10 AM every Monday through Friday. From those 11 performances airing live April 26 through May 10, viewers will choose two to perform at the KFC YUM! Center plaza May 18, 2012. Thousands of dollars in cash and prizes will be awarded. Sponsors include Doo Wop Shop, Bearno’s Pizza and Little John’s Derby Jewelry.
Bands can enter by submitting a completed entry packet, along with a recent photo and a performance DVD by 4PM April 13, 2012.