Bands start playing @ 9PM $5 cover for spectators and band members CASH PRIZE!

• Must sign up by October 31

• Must be at least one SIU law student or alumus per entry

• Can be single acts or an actual band

• All bands will receive an equal amount of playing time on stage (15 minutes).

• We encourage a mix of originals & COVERS to keep the energy up

• A set list will be compiled ahead of time, but performers must check in at the venue at least 30 minutes prior to their scheduled performances

• Don’t be an ass – No “No-shows!”

• Our emcee will be providing the sound, a bass amp, guitar amp, drum kit, 2 mics, and a keyboard so transitions and sound checks go smoothly and flawlessly

• A panel of judges will score musicians using a point system. Criteria to be considered includes: stage presentation, band synchronization, song quality and originality, band enthusiasm and attitude, and audience response

• Bring as many people as possible to Tres Hombres to show support for your band! There will be lots of drink specials!


Anyone interested in playing must stop by the IP table on Tuesdays or email for an entry form.