Battle Of The Bands 2019 - The Final

The Wave and Student Digz, Swansea’s student letting specialists for over 18 years have been on the look out for the NEXT big thing for our Battle Of The Bands Competition!

Congratulations to I Digress




We must also say a massive thank you to our wonderful judges who have given their time to be part of our Battle of the Bands 2019.

Chris Hooke - Total Sound Solutions was established in 2003 has grown to providing sound and light for some of the leading events in South Wales and across the country. He’s engineered for global massive artists including: JLS, Olly Murs, Labyrinth, Jess Glynne, Sigala to name a few… http://www.total-sound-solutions.com/

Ryan Aston - is a highly experienced professional drummer from South Wales. Ryan has been playing drums from a very tender age and has over 25 years of professional playing, touring and recording experience under his belt. During his career he has worked on numerous artist sessions, live TV shows, and played at many legendary festivals across the globe. Most recently Ryan has been recording and touring world-wide with James Arthur, Imelda May, Jeff beck, Lighthouse Family, Mercury Prize winner Badly Drawn Boy, as well as being part of successful originals band Paper Aeroplanes. https://musichq.co.uk/

In-between touring commitments Ryan is busy as Company Director of “Music HQ” - Wales’ biggest event music agency.

Steve Balsamo - Steve Balsamo is an incredibly talented, successful and well known Welsh singer and songwriter. He formed the Welsh rock band The Storys, who’s self produced debut album had them touring with Elton John who fell in love with their music! They also toured with Joe Cocker, Katie Melua, Runrig, Santana and Celine Dion performing to audiences of over 60,000 people! Steve is also a West End star, famously playing the role of Jesus Christ Superstar. https://www.stevebalsamomusic.com/

Student Digz, Swansea’s student letting specialists have been established for 18 years and are THE place to go for Students and Landlords in Swansea. No other independent letting agent in Swansea knows students like they do – so pop into their offices on Walter Road, Swansea.


  • Put your property on with us and we will advertise it on the UK`s leading property portals such as Rightmove, Rightmove Student, Zoopla, Prime Location plus 30 other partner sites.
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  • Reduced tenant fees if you stay on at the same property for a second or third year.
  • Bond deposits are held with The DPS for the duration of your tenancy.
  • We have accommodation to rent from Self Contained Studio Apartments to 10 Bedroom Shared Houses.
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