The last week of the break Aftershave (Georgia, Ana, Nyjah, Leo and Bobbie) put together their song for the Regional finals of Rockquest.So they have won:
Regional prize list:
1st Place Band wins $500 Musical equipment from the Rockshop, and is moving onto Semi-finalist selection.
They now go into another round of judging to see if they get into the Top 30 National semi finals. Top 30 will be announced online August 5th.
The full list of awards for the Wellington region:
Band 1: Aftershave, Mana College
Band 2: Bright Sky, Scots College, Wellington East Girls College, Wellington High School, and Rongotai College
Band 3: Bleeding Star, Wellington High School and Com Ed Centre
Solo/Duo 1: Emerson Devos, Hutt Valley High School
Solo/Duo 2: Izzi, Scots College
Best Vocals: Luke Wellik of Loose Heads, St Pat's Town
Musicianship (jointly awarded): Mel Stevenson, Wellington High School and Com Ed Centre (full band)
Musicianship (jointly awarded) : Aex Corcoran (lead guitar) of Seize the Day, St Bernard's College
ZM Best Song: Metabolic Overdrive, Hutt Valley High School (1st Song)
APRA Lyric Writers’ Award: Phoebe Baumber of Overhead, Heretaunga College