Rockfest - Battle of the Bands 2019

Chryston High School came out on top for the third year in a row at the annual battle of the bands competition


Fourteen bands took part in this year's event at Motherwell Concert Hall, which is organised by North Lanarkshire Council's music service.

The Chryston band called Unfiltered lined up with Lauren Bradley on vocals and guitar, Mitchell Logan on guitar, Fraser Cummings on bass and Mark Boyce on drums.

The best individual performer award was won by Mark Boyce the drummer of Chryston High School.

Cardinal Newman High School were second and Coltness High School came third.

Cllr Frank McNally, Convener of Education and Families, said: "Each year the standard of performances seems to get higher and higher. I'd like to thank our schools music service and all the parents and carers for supporting their children's musical development and encourage them in their practice."

Jim Park, Head of Music Instruction, added: "I'd also like to thank Vic Galloway for presenting our Rockfest Battle of the Bands concert this year and to all our sponsors for their support."


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