Send us links to your videos. You can enter with up to 4 videos. The videos will be judged from musical and performance qualities.

20 bands will be chosen by our Expert Jury for the ONLINE GBOB WORLD FINAL December 30th 2023.
Deadline for sending video links is December 1st.

Stroy, Czech Republic.Recorded in Los Angeles  with Alain Johannes

Heavy Mojo, USA. Signed to Motown Records after World Final in London.

Lost Society, Finland. Signed to Nuclear Blast after World Final in London

Sonoride, Sweden. Mike Portnoy's Favorite Song, "Vagabond Avenue"

Rules & Guidelines

GBOB is a platform for artists and bands to promote their original music. All music submitted, and all music used in videos, must be composed by the band or for the band.

Yes. All kinds of music genres are accepted.

Yes, solo artists can register in The Global Battle of the Bands. However they must add one or more musicians for the competition

Minimum one member in the band must be recognisable.

We only accept online links to your videos. You can not send physical copies by mail, or through uploads to our site. 

Your winning chances will not depend on whether the artist can afford expensive recording or production of their song or video. The videos will be judged from musical and performance qualities. 

All Artists and Bands who send their music to GBOB keep ownership to their music, videos, and content. We only reserve the right to use it for promotional purposes.