For 16 years, Sound Off!, MoPOP’s annual 21-and-under battle of the bands, has provided a stepping stone for amazing artists of all genres and backgrounds. And the young local talent keeps on coming! From Naked Giants to Dave B, La Luz and Beat Connection, Sound Off! has allowed a wide array of bands the opportunity to showcase their music on a large platform, connect with peers and industry professionals and further their music careers.
This Friday, February 24 marks the third and final round of this year’s Semifinals. The night will feature Animals in the Attic, Brotha’ Groove, Nomad, and Falon Sierra. Winners of each semifinals, including a few Wild Card picks, will meet at the finals on Saturday, March 11, which will be broadcast live on KEXP’s Audioasis. First place will receive a performance slot at Bumbershoot, second place at Upstream Music Fest and third and fourth at Folklife. Click here to check out the bios of all competitors and get a feel for their sounds.
Sound Off! Semifinals #3
When: Friday, February 24, 8pm
Where: MoPOP Sky Church (325 5th Ave N)