Freeza Push Start Battle of the Bands: Regional Final events in 2014

For the past seven months, emerging artists across Victoria have been battling it out in the 2014 series of the FReeZA Push Start Battle of the Bands competition. Bands who have won their heats will compete at the nine Regional Final events held across Victoria. We’re pleased to announce that the nine regional winners will go through to play at the Grand Final at the City Of Melbourne’s Moomba Festival on March 7, 2015 (see below).

Show your support for local talent and get along to the Regional Final heats!

Regional Final and host      Date Venue Competing bands Winning Band
Hume Regional Final
Word and Mouth FReeZA (Shepparton)
Sep 20 The McIntosh Centre AtMostFear, Realisations, Top Knot, Mud Puppy, Ordinary Kings, A Nice Afternoon Living, The Quick and The Dead The Quick and the Dead
Gippsland Regional Final
Wellington FReeZA (Wellington)
Oct 11 Sale Memorial Hall Dying For Daylight, Dawn Patrol, The Flats, Everchanging The Flats (Wellington)
Northern Country Regional Final
Sonika FReeZA (Ballarat)
Oct 26 Karova Lounge Horris Green, 10000 Hours, Jimmy & Paige, At Seas End, Paper Boat Armarda Horris Green (Ballarat)
Barwon South West Regional Final
Geelong FReeZA (Geelong)
Nov 7 Courthouse Arts School Refuge, Jye Cannon, Revolution, SNG, Say Please, Cooper Lower Revolution
(Golden Plains)
Eastern Metro Regional Final
Maroondah FreeZA (Maroondah)
Nov 21 EV’s Youth Centre Lanterns, Sunborne, Brunga’s Band, Des Chio, Saint Henry, The Bean Project The Bean Project
(Yarra Ranges)
Northern Metro Regional Final
Hume FReeZA (Hume)
Nov 22 Broadmeadows Town Hall Freak & The Fat Cats, The Plastered Bastards, The Beautiful Moment, A-Ron and J.Jay A-Ron and J.Jay
Mallee Wimmera Regional Final
Mildura FReeZA (Mildura)
Nov 28 TBC Requiem, Torque Requiem
Southern Metro Regional Final
Spectrum Entertainment FReeZA (Casey)
Dec 5 Cranbourne Public Hall Beneath The Lies, Valleys Of Vermont, The Evercold, Manor, Melanie Grace, Stridor, The Moody Spooks, Bloomfield The Evercold
Western Metro Regional Final
FEST FReeZA (Moorabool)
Dec 6 Bacchus Marsh Town Hall Blue Couch, Head Of A Lion, Midnight Academy, Malibu Barbee Ember Rain
The nine regional final winners will compete at the FReeZA Push Start Grand Final to be held at the City Of Melbourne’s Moomba Festival on Saturday March 7, 2015. Entry to Moomba is FREE!
The FReeZA Push Start Regional Finals 2014 are funded through the FReeZA Program, a Victorian Government Initiative.