Miller Lite has officially launched the 2018 Road to Roo competition, hosted by local independent radio station Lightning 100. The annual, battle-of-the-bands tournament provides local artists and bands an opportunity to play the 2018 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival June 7-10 in Manchester, Tenn. Vote for your favorite local band each week to move them one step closer to the state finals on April 9!
- Road to Roo Show dates:
- Monday, February 26th, 2018 – Coyote Talk, Krantz, Meiko, Stagolee, And the Boys and THE FOXIES! – Winner: The Foxies
- Tuesday, March 6th, 2018 – Andrew Leahey & the Homestead, J. Marco, Jilian Linklater, Jonny & The Jumpmen, The New Schematics, and Stelle Amor! – Winner: Stelle Amor
- Monday, March 12th, 2018 – Don Gallardo, Fox Grin, Kelly Hoppenjans, The Prescriptions, and Yon Ort! – Winner: Don Gallardo
- Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 – Ajia Clark, Allen Thompson Page, Beth White, The Cunning, Molly Rocket, and The Voodoo Fix!
- Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018 – Cosmic Coast,Harpooner, India Ramey, Lauren Strange, Smart Objects, and Whoa Dakota
- The STATE FINALS date:
- Monday, April 9th, 2018
Each band member must be 21 years of age or older by February 26, 2018 and subject to background check. Maximum band size is 10 members. Bands must reside in Tennessee.
Click here for the official rules.