Battle For VOLA Application



The Campus Entertainment Board is proudly sponsoring the Battle for Vola competition

Friday April 11th.

First place winner will be awarded the opening set at Volapalooza.

Second place will be awarded a set at the CEB sponsored 2014 Vol Run

Cash prizes will also be awarded to the top 4 groups.


Eligibility Requirements:

  1. This application is open to the public but preference will be given to groups that contain University of Tennessee Students.
  2. Some original material must be played in competition (one cover song will be allowed).


Application process: Form must be filled out in full and all application criteria must be included or your entry will NOT be accepted. 

Submit application form—Application must include group name, all members’ names, and 2 contacts for the group

Picture of the Group- Also attach any group specific logos or publicity materials.

Biography of the Group—Be sure to attach a list of past live performances or any information pertaining to your experience as a group. Please try to accurately describe the size and nature of your fan base. Include any information that tells us why your group should open Volapalooza 2014. Essentially attach a brief group resume.

Recorded music of Group performing. At least one original song must be included.  This can be either in the format of a mp3 file or webpage link (Facebook, Myspace, Pure Volume, You Tube, Soundcloud, bandcamp etc.). If you have no recorded material but would like to apply please contact

After applications have closed all the applications will be reviewed and those who are chosen will continue to a second round live audition. Groups who have qualified for an audition will be notified by Monday, March 24.  Audition slots will be available the following week -Tuesday the 25th through Friday the 28th between the times of 5-7. All groups who qualify will be notified at the same time and audition slots will be first come first serve.


Applications should be submitted online by no later than Friday, March 14 at 5:00 pm. Groups selected to perform at the Battle for Vola will be contacted by Tuesday,  April 1st.

Questions? Contact David Laubach at

Battle For VOLA Application

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