Registrations are now open for one of the country’s biggest ever college rock competitions- IIT Kharagpur’s ‘Wildfire 2011’ which is a part of their annual cul-fest. Sringfest 2011. This is the same competition that has seen the rise of names like Parikrama, Pentagram, Albatross and Camouflage in the Indian rock scene.
To register your band for Wildfire, visit the official registration page here:
The schedule for the qualifiers are:
Bangalore – Opus in the Creek, 12th December
Mumbai – Brass Monkey, 15th December
Guwahati – Café Blues, 15th December
Delhi – Double Decker, 24th December
Kolkata – 6th January
For the rest of India, IIT Kharagpur campus- 22nd January
Cash prizes of Rs. 70,000, an EP recording deal with Music Matters and instruments for the best instrumentalists are what winners can look forward to.
For details, log on to www.2011.springfest.in/wildfire.