GBOB IS THE GLOBAL BATTLE OF THE BANDS
The worldwide competition for bands playing their own songs, live
Online Competitions, Local Heats and National Finals happen in every country. The winning band from each country travels to the GBOB World Final.
The GBOB World Final happens in a different city every year – previously in Malaysia, UK, Thailand, Norway, Germany, and next, Greece.
THE GRAND PRIZE
Only one band will win the title “Best New Band in the World”, plus an international development package.
Your Music, Your Stage
What kind of bands are qualified to join?
Open to All Bands
Bands of all ages, music genres, whether signed or unsigned, may join.
Play Original Music
Bands must play songs that they wrote. Bands cannot sing cover songs.
Bands must sing and play their music instruments live – no “karaoke”.