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UW-Eau Claire Student Organization
Sponsors Battle of the Bands

 MAILED:  March 27, 2003

EAU CLAIRE - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Organization of New Entrepreneurs is one of the sponsors for a Battle of the Bands that began on Thursday, March 27, and will continue for the next two Thursday evenings, April 3 and 10, at Club Malibu (formerly the Metro Club) in downtown Eau Claire.

The event will give local bands a chance to compete for a two-hour spot on the Leinenkugels stage at this year's Summerfest in Milwaukee. Bands performing will include The Drivers, SMR, Mahogany Skigh, Day Old Bread, and The Revelations. Last year's winner, Orestus, will perform on April 10.

The Battle of the Bands will run from 9 p.m. to closing all three nights. Cost of admission is $2 the first two nights and $3 for the final night of competition.

Other sponsors of the event include Leinenkugels Brewing Co., the CARP (99.9 FM) and Club Malibu. For more information, contact O.N.E. member Paul Jonely at 379-3425.

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Updated: March 27, 2003