Battle Of The Bands 2019

The Wave and Student Digz, Swansea’s student letting specialists for over 18 years are looking for the NEXT big thing for our Battle Of The Bands Competition!

Crowned at the live final in The Hyst March 22nd, you’ll WIN a promotional photoshoot with Ann Dineen Photography, get air play on The Wave and.............support chart topping band ‘The Feeling’ at Neath’s NRT Fest 2019 July 12th

  • Support ‘The Feeling’ at Neath’s NRT Fest 2019 at Cwrt Herbet Friday July 12th
  • Promotional Band Photoshoot with Ann Dineen Photography
  • Air play on The Wave and interview with Drivetime Presenter Jamie Pritchard
  • Online feature on The Wave website

If you are a band that writes your own material, plays musical instruments, think you are the next big thing and are available to perform at the Battle Of The Bands Final at The Hyst on the evening of Friday 22nd March 2019 then send us your track by Thursday March 7th

...what are you waiting for?

The Prize

  • Support Scouting for Girls at Neath Carnival. Cwrt Herbet July 13th
  • Photoshoot with Ann Dineen Photography
  • Air play on The Wave
  • Online feature on The Wave website

The Final

  • On Friday March 8th 2019, our panel of internal judges will make their top selections.
  • These will feature on The Wave Website Tuesday 12th March to Sunday 17th March 2019.
  • We will open the vote to the public. The bands with the most online votes from the public will make our live final at The Hyst on March 22nd.
  • The finalists will be revealed and contacted on Monday March 18th.

Terms & Conditions


  • Bands must enter with an original song
  • Bands must play instruments, no backing tracks
  • Bands must be able to make the final on Friday March 22nd at The Hyst.
  • Bands must be able to come for a sound check between 3pm and 6pm
  • Entrants must be 16 years or older
  • Judges decision is final
  • Music must be commercially viable


  • Prize package is non-transferable
  • Supporting The Feeling at Neath’s NRT Fest 2019 Friday July 12th 2019 (Former Neath Round Table Carnival at Cwrt Herbet Playing Fields)
  • Performing set to be apprx 45mins from apprx 8.30pm. Times to be confirmed
  • Band will be required to Sound Check also
  • Date for photoshoot package with Ann Dineen Photography to be confirmed, and agreed at a suitable time for both parties. Shoot location will be outside and confirmed by both parties
  • On air play on The Wave will feature on Jamie's Drivetime show on The Wave, along with an interview. Date and time tbc with both parties

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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  • We can offer Fully Managed or Let Only service.


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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.
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