Calling all bands

A BAND from the Isle could get the chance to play at Scunthorpe’s new entertainment venue The Baths Hall.

The venue is to host a competition to find a local group to open the show at its new rock night, Furnace, on Saturday, May 19.

Three other bands, Gaskin, Protocol 5 and Skarlett Riot, have already been announced to play at The Baths Hall.

To be in with a chance of performing at Furnace, bands must post a link to their music on the Facebook page www.facebook.com/thebathshall by Friday, April 6.

Three favourite acts will be selected to go on to a public vote and the band which gets the most votes will perform at Furnace.

Acts must have at least two members who live in North Lincolnshire to be able to enter the comeptition.

Solo artists must also live in the borough and all entrants must be at least 16 years old.

Tickets for Furnace cost £7, call 0844 8542776, visit the venue’s box office or logon to www.bathshall.co.uk