Searching for the Best Student Band

Aug 30, 2015 Tags: UK, Student Band
Searching for the Best Student Band
Zugme is no stranger to supporting new and emerging musical talent, but this competition takes our devotion to another level. We’re searching for the best student band in the UK throughout September, with some awesome prizes lined up for the competition’s winner. Read on to find out how to make the most of this amazing opportunity.


Education may be on the agenda, but University life generates far more than just a learning environment. From Aberdeen to Exeter, students up and down the country contribute to thriving art and music scenes. We’re here to help the best student band bag time in the spotlight!

How do I enter?

To enter the Best Student Band competition, simply upload one video or audio stream to through a project-specific account. The competition winner will be announced on 9th October 2015.

Make sure you tag your Zugme post under University Band @ Your Location to help promote your local scene! You should also use #beststudentband on Twitter and Facebook to reach out to our userbase.

  • £100 worth of Awesome Merchandise products
  • Go Pro on Soundcloud for one year
  • Sennheiser Urbanite headphones
  • Sidebar advert on Zugme promoting your band
  • Sidebar advert on DrunkenWerewolf promoting your band

  • Criteria
    • You and your band mates must attend the same University or higher education college.
    • All entrants must be locally active in 2015
    • Only entrants who correctly use the ‘University Band’ tag will be considered
    • The competition is open to projects of up to and beyond one band member.
    • Solicited and unsolicited applicants are approved.
    What are you waiting for? Get cracking!