Big Money Shot 2012 – Top 30!

June 25th, 2012 by  |  Published in Features, News  |  1 Comment

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The top 30 bands, who will advance on to Round 2, have been announced for this year’s LiVE 88.5 Big Money Shot. Congratulations to all those moving on!

The top 5 bands were voted by their peers based on the submitted performance video. They are:

  • Tympanic
  • The Strain
  • Become the Sun
  • Apocalypstic
  • The Peptides

The remaining 25 bands were chosen by the judges based on their demo and submitted performance video. They are:

  • Ashley Crnic
  • Cody Allen
  • Eagleson
  • Emma’s Ringer
  • Erin Saoirse Adair
  • Farewell Davidson
  • First to Three
  • Geoffrey Stone
  • Kalle Mattson
  • Les Mosquitoes
  • Liam Lloyd
  • Little Stella
  • Lovenbodyparts
  • Mitch Gauzas
  • Orchid Thieves
  • Portrait of an Artist
  • Prehistoric
  • Right By Midnight
  • Sarah Peterson & The Vision
  • Slyde
  • The B-List
  • The Fantastic Flow (Alex Sharp)
  • The Richardson Band
  • The Riot Police

I’m discovering lots of great new music through this year’s competition. Get out and support your local music scene!


  1. JIm says:

    July 17th, 2012at 1:55 pm(#)

    i just love The Riot Police! All their songs make me feel a connection. they really get how it works