BY LAGNIAPPE STAFF
SouthSounds organizers announced the five bands from around the Southeast who will play in the Lagniappe New Southern Music Showcase on Sunday, April 15, from 12-3 on the Lagunitas Stage, behind The Merry Widow. They are: Glass Mansions (Columbia, SC), Airpark (Nashville, TN), I’MAGENE (Destin, FL), Blackwater Brass (Ocean Springs, MS) and Love Moor (Birmingham, AL). The winner of the Mobile Bay Music Showcase will also compete alongside them.
Six local bands were announced last to week to play in the Mobile Bay Music Showcase on Saturday, April 14, also on the Lagunitas Stage from 12-3 p.m.. They are: G’mar Poett, Kayla Cox, Kayland Knight & Trex, Paid to Pretend, Red Clay Strays and Summerlyn Powers.
Each of these six finalists will play a 20-minute set before a panel of judges each day.
The winner of the New Southern Music showcase will receive a prize package including three days of studio time at Studio H20 with the legendary Rick Hirsch, a $500 gift certificate to Picker’s Paradise, a gig at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Biloxi, $200 gift card to Callaghan’s, a $200 gas card provided by Lagniappe and a feature in Lagniappe.
For more information, visit southsoundsfest.com.
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