Macmillan Fest 2014 – Battle Of The Bands – Open For Applications!

Macmillan Fest 2014 takes place this year at Nottingham’s Rescue Rooms Complex on Saturday the 6th September. With the line up looking stronger than ever, in it’s 5th year, the festival is looking like the biggest yet and is hoping to raise even more money and awareness than ever before! You won’t want to miss it. Watch this space!


The battle of the bands heats will this year will take place at The Maze in Nottingham. The Victoria Inn in Derby and The Intake in Mansfield, made up of  two categories consisting of: Hardcore/Djent and Rock/Alt Rock, The Semi Finals will take place in each town, with the finals taking place in Nottingham at The Maze.

Before signing up, make sure you are available for the semi final and final dates that would apply to your act. Also make sure you are free for the festival!

Bands may apply for the festival by writing their names in the opinion poll below. The bands with the most votes will go through to the LIVE semi finals and so on.

Only 1-2 bands max will go through in each Semi Final.

Only 1 band from both finals will go through to play at this years Macmillan Fest 2014.

Please note that we have the right to deny any act for the following reasons:

-No music on the artists profile

– If act enters in the wrong category

– If act enters for the wrong catchment area

– If act does not reply to contact from ourselves after 5 days of written contact.

To apply, please visit the appropriate event page (via the link below) and add the name of your band to the poll and get as many people to vote for your band!


To save time, and to be considered for IKE Productions future bookings, please submit all your contact information which can be found by emailing

Please note that if we have received your submission in the past, then there is no need to re-send your details.

Best Of Luck!

The Macmillan Fest Team.

Facebook Event Page – Macmillan Fest 2014