Local heroes: jury decides on candidates

Local heroes: jury decides on candidates

Since the middle of january, local heroes bavaria and the "ab geht die lutzi" have been looking for a new festival-festival "bavaria’s best up-and-coming band. Numerous musicians from all corners of the free state took the opportunity to recommend themselves in this way for germany’s largest and oldest non-profit competition for up-and-coming musicians. In the meantime, the application phase has been completed. A jury of experts will decide who will be the winner on 14. June will compete live for the title and then move on to the national final of local heroes.

"We really didn’t expect that", say dani strabner, lisa fuchs and nicole oppelt. The trio responsible for reviving the competition after an absence of several years is overwhelmed by the rough response their call for entries two months ago drew. A good 60 different formations of various colors have applied.

"We have always been convinced that there are an incredible number of good bands on the road in bavaria that have simply not yet found the right platform to receive wider attention," says lisa fuchs, says lisa fuchs. In a first step, the team has carried out an initial inspection together with expert partners. The event partners of the "ab geht die lutzi"-festivals, the association musikinitiative hammelburg and the "initiative for music and youth culture nes e.V." From bad neustadt helped select the best entries.

Concert at the wasserhaus on 30. Marz

Now the time has come: the motley mix of indie, hiphop, metalcore, rock and pop has been narrowed down to the 20 best bands of this year’s round of applications. "As in the past, we put the responsibility again in the hands of an independent jury of experts, who will decide in the end, who will be seen live in rottershausen", explains lisa fuchs.

You now have until the end of march to choose the live acts for the local heroes bavaria state finals. "We are very excited about the result, because we can hardly decide so far", says dani strabner. The candidates can be viewed in detail on 14. June on the marquee stage of the "ab geht die lutzi-festivals in rottershausen.

By the way, if you want to get a taste of what’s to come before the state finals, you can visit us on march 30. Marz in the water house in hammelburg right. "A kind of local heroes bavaria concert will take place there this evening", dani strabner explains. Among them is the former state final band from 2014 "50m freestyle" as well as the two current top 20 candidates "kleeberg" and "adrian millarr".

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