Become The Next MGK House Band - Online

Are you in a group that performs classic rock songs? Are you really good? Enter the MGK House Band Competition by submitting an mp3 of your band performing 1 classic rock song.

What you win:

When crowned our new MGK House Band you’ll...
• Receive $1000 in new gear,
Perform in front of thousands of MGK fans at events like Brew Blast, Big Bad Bonfire & our huge Summer 2018 concert
• Receive 2 free days of recording at Cambridge Sound Studios

How to enter:

Submit an mp3 of your band playing 1 classic rock song to Entry deadline is Monday, July 10 at 12p.


All of the following info must be included in your entry in order for it to be considered.
• Band name & hometown
• Full name & age of each band member
• Phone, email and address of one contact person in the band

How It Works

  • The MGK staff will listen to all entries & via a listening & rating session will choose the 20 highest scoring bands to compete to win the title of MGK House Band.
  • Starting July 20, each week for five straight weeks, 4 of our 20 finalists will compete at one of our semifinal round events.
  • The winner of each semifinal event will advance to the MGK House Band Finals on Thursday, August 24 at Parx Casino’s 360 Bar.
  • The winner of the MGK House Band Finals becomes the next official MGK House Band.

    Semifinal Locations

  • Thursday, July 20- Wild Wing Café in Barrington, NJ
  • Friday, July 28 – Chickies and Pete’s in South Philadelphia
  • Thursday, August 3 – Toll Man Joe’s in South Philly
  • Thursday, August 10 – Manayunk Brewing Company
  • Thursday, August 17 – Maggie's Waterfront Cafe in Northeast Philly

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