ROCKN’ TO LOCKN’ is Back! Submit Your Virginia Band to Play at LOCKN’ 2019

Now’s your chance to battle for LOCKN’ glory and share a bill with world-class talent on our lineup! ROCKN’ to LOCKN’ has selected Virginia’s best up-and-coming bands and put them on the same stage as artists like Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Furthur, Robert Plant, John Fogerty, Widespread Panic, Allman Brothers Band, and Grace Potter & The Nocturnals.

To enter the 2019 ROCKN’ to LOCKN’ Battle of the Bands competition, each band must enter their submission by emailing us at

Bands must submit a recording of two original tracks or one original and one cover performed by the band, along with a phone number, website, and social media links, plus desired live venue performance location. Your venue choice is not guaranteed but will be taken into consideration.

Registration is open! Submit your information and let’s get your LOCKN’ dreams closer to reality. Good luck!

ROCKN’ to LOCKN’ semi-finals will take place at the following locations:

The Broadberry in Richmond, VA
Gypsy Sally’s in DC
Warehouse Concert Series at Academy Center of the Arts in Lynchburg, VA