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Essential Audition Information

HAVE FUN! Come out for every audition night and have a great time while checking out the competition.

Registration Fee is $50 per band.

Auditions on Tuesdays and Thursdays will be on Wahoo's Fish Taco patio, 9617 E. County Line Rd. #A Englewood, CO 80112(map) and the two Saturday auditions will be on the outdoor patio stage at the Meadowlark, 2701 Larimer Street, Denver, CO 80205(map)

ALL band members must be 19 years old or younger as of August 7, 2011

During your registration you will choose your audition date and pay your audition fee. We will have up to four bands per audition date, the system should show dates that are sold out but we reserve the right of final confirmation date in the event of a conflict. Actual audition time will be given to the bands usually within 48 hours of confirmed registration via email (primary contact listed in registration). We will attempt to keep audition times set for any given date but on rare occasions it may be necessary to change your slot - be prepared by coming out for the entire night -it will be a lot of fun anyway!

Once confirmed you MUST send your completed "1LH Legal Waiver and Release Form" to Amy Mays. The forms must be received via email or regular mail within one week to finalize your audition date or you will forfeit your audition slot.

Completed waiver forms can be scanned and emailed to: or sent via standard mail to:

Bands c/o 1 Liquid House
8200 S. Quebec St. #A3-425
Centennial, CO 80112

All bands must arrive at their scheduled time.

Each band will have a 30 minute set.

Each set is recorded and two songs will be selected for judging, yes you can tell Perry or Sean which two songs after your set or we'll select them - you'll know Sean and Perry by the end of the night ;-)

FAN FAVORITE will be decided by YOUR fans so invite the whole crew! We will announce when to vote via Twitter (@1Liquidhouse) and Facebook, fans will have a chance to vote for their favorite band. At the end of the auditions the votes will be tallied and the Fan Favorite Band will receive $250 AND play at the finals at the Gothic during judge deliberations. Fan favorite will be announce with the finalist

Top 5 bands will be chosen by Isaac Slade (The Fray) and announced July 21st at Wahoo's Fish Taco's @ 7pm.  Final five bands will have a mandatory meeting that night to discuss the logistics for the finals, you wouldn't miss the announcements anyway!

Spare Parts Finals judges: Isaac Slade (The Fray), and 2 others to be announced soon.  Always a great crew, some of the judges in the past: Ryan Tedder (One Republic), Mike Flynn (A&R Sony Music / Epic Records), Sloan Anderson (Single File), Jerome Fontamillas (Switchfoot) and more great people, who will be the judges this year!

Winners receive $$ and .....

First Place: $1000

Second Place: $750

Third Place: $500

NEW - Fan Favorite: $250


Tuesday and Thursday Auditions:
First band 6:15pm
Wahoo's Fish Taco patio
9617 E. County Line Rd. #A, Englewood, CO 80112(map)

Saturday Auditions:
First band 1:15pm
Meadowlark - outdoor patio in the back
2701 Larimer Street, Denver, CO 80205 (map)


Important Links

Register Online
Sound and Equipment Frequently Asked Questions
Audition Judging Criteria
1LH Legal Waiver and Release Form
Code of Conduct