The Battle of the Bands in its fourth, METANOIA is back. And the stage is now bigger. The
spotlights brighter. What hasn’t changed is the passion that comes with it. The mind numbing
music on display as the most promising bands of India go head to head and all hell breaks loose.
You think you can win this? So do we! All that remains is for you to get here on the 17th of
October. And bring your passion along. It shows. Always!
Participants must perform a total of two songs which are: ?
1. An original composition.
2. A cover of their own choice.
? Each band will be allotted a total of 15-20 minutes (including setup) on stage. ?
? The band will have to stop performing after their time is over.?
The finalists must perform a minimum of three songswhich are: ?
1. One original composition.
2. Two covers of their own choice.
? The finalists will be allotted a total of 25-30 minutes (including setup) on stage. ?
? The band will have to stop performing after their time is over.
The bands must register online for the event ‘Metanoia’.
Online registrations will be open till the 16th of October, 2014. Spot
registrations will be in effect from 16th of October, 2014. ?
It is MANDATORY for all bands participating to submit
a printed copy of the lyrics of their original compositions at the registration
Only a limited number of bands will be allowed to register
for the event. In cases where the number of participating bands exceeds the
limit, bands which have registered themselves online will be given the first chance.
Registrations for METANOIA 2014 will close one hour before the
The Central Registration Desk will close at 10 pm on the
16th of October and will re-open at 8 a.m. on 17th of October, 2013. The bands
must report at the registration desk latest by 9 a.m. on the 17th of October,
2013. The competition will begin at 10 a.m. sharp.
The bands are prohibited from using any obscene language or
signs in either of their songs or during their stage performances in the
competition, failing which the bands will be promptly disqualified from the
competition. For any further enquiries regarding the matter, the bands are
requested to contact the organizers beforehand.?
A minimal joining fee will be taken from the bands
participating in METANOIA 2014 (rock competition) at the reporting desk
after the band arrives at Tezpur University.
Smoking /drinking inside the university campus is strictly
prohibited and the bands are strongly requested to refrain from doing so.
Participants shall not enter the campus in an intoxicated state.
Team TechXetra will not be responsible for any loss or
damage incurred by the band during their stay in the campus.
Any kind of damage to the stage during the performance will
lead to imposition of a monetary penalty on the responsible band. Any kind of
damage to the infrastructure of Tezpur University during the entire stay will
also attract a penalty.
No pre-recorded sequence can be played on stage.
The songs can be in English, Assamese or Hindi.
The organizers will provide only the drums.
Cash / Cheque of INR 80,000. * TOTAL PRIZES WORTH Rs. 80,000 TO BE WON*