The Columbus Dispatch

November 29, 2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio (November 29, 2013) — High-school musicians from central Ohio are invited to enter the second annual Instaband competition, sponsored by the Columbus music-career program GROOVE U.

A battle of the bands for entrants will take place in 2014, with the winning act awarded studio time, a music video, concert-booking assistance and an industry mentor.

Entrants must submit two songs by Dec. 8.

Solo and group performers are welcome. For more information, visit