Deadline nears in voting for AC band

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More than 3,000 locals have voted in just over a week for their favourites to make it to the next round of The Band. Auditions were held at Earl Cameron Theatre, City Hall two weeks ago with more than 50 musicians auditioning for a place in The Band.

That number was whittled down to 25 pre-finalists who the public can vote for to be shortlisted for The Band. The categories are female singers, male singers, drummers, guitarists, bassists, keyboardists, percussionist and saxophonist.

The public can vote for their favourite contestants to reach the shortlist for final selection of The Band via a closed ballot on

The final decision of members of The Band sits with the panel of judges and an announcement will be made on February 1.

To vote for your favourite candidate, visit

On that page, there is an audition video of each of the contestants who made it through to the next round. Simply click the voting tab to vote for your favourite contestant in each category.

Due to the large volume of votes, voting will close tomorrow at midnight.

Stay tuned to see if your favourites made the cut to be a member of The Band!

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Published Jan 28, 2017 at 10:00 am (Updated Jan 28, 2017 at 9:23 am)

Deadline nears in voting for AC band

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