First place

900 €

Second place

600 €

Third place

300 €


Band has:

  • program of at least 30 minutes
  • at least two and at most ten members (exemptions are granted by the competition organizer)
  • instruments and the necessary concert equipment, or they can obtain it

Band does not have:

  • playing as their main source of income
  • a contract with any publishing company

Kapela hrá:

  • their own music
  • rock / metal / punk or its subgeneres

and also...

  • The lyrics of the bands are not racist and do not incite hatred against certain groups of people and do not report any extremist organization.
  • There is no legal entitlement to enter the competition, the enforcement of participation in the competition is not possible, the prizes or prizes won in the competition can not be changed or paid in cash.
  • By participating in the contest, the competitor agrees to these rules and conditions of the competition.
  • Organizers reserve the right to change the rules of the competition.
  • Viewers are obliged not to disturb the course of the competition. In the event of a violation of this rule, the organizer may incur appropriate consequences.


Band obligations

The course of the contest


Band registration will start on 10 September 2017. From this date bands can register based on information supported above. Registration will be held until 15 October 2017. If the count of the bands will be more than 6, the commision will choose suitable bands based on their song ("Best song" on their profile), that will make it to the contest. The contest fee will be returned to all the bands that did not make the cut to the contest.

Contest round

Each band has 30 minutes for their presentation. The event starts at 20:00.

Contest round

Garage Band Contest 3
Hudobný klub Kamel

Voting process

Guests choose the winner of each contest round by voting. On the entrance each guest will get a voting ticket they can use to support one of the bands.
Further voting tickets can be obtained at the venue by spending on the bar. The tickets can not be obtained separatly.

Band registration for Garage Band Contest

For the band's registration into the contest it has to have a profile on this portal and you have to be its administrator. For a successfull registration follow these steps.

  1. User registration or user login

    In this step you can create your personal account. You can log in using Facebook or Google login


  2. Create band profile

    or find the profile your band mate already created and add your membership

    + Create

  3. Band registration for Garage Band Contest

About contest

The project Garage Band Contest is a Bratislavian contest of amateur bands, which aims for promotion of garage bands and the possibility of self-propagation. This project was created and first implemented in 2015 at Líščie údolie in cooperation with Karlova ves city district. This year, on the 10. 11. 2017, the third year of the contest will be taking place at Hudobný klub Kamel, Molecova 2, 841 04 Karlova ves, Bratislava, Slovakia.

Contest history

Contest history


Kamel Klub
Free Metal Promotion
Bratislavský samosprávny kraj