The grand finale for the ‘best of the best’ Nagaland rock contest would be held on June 20 at Dimapur. Altogether 37 bands have registered for the screening test, held on April 24 at town hall, Dimapur. During the screening test, 34 bands had participated out of which 12 bands were selected by the judges for the grand finale. The 12 bands selected included 7 from Kohima and 5 from Dimapur.
The prizes for the grand finale would be winner, 1st, 2nd runner up followed by best original song, most promising band award. The would also be other individual prizes comprising best vocalist, best guitarist, best bassist, best drummer, best keyboardist, best extra ordinary performance or best promising artist and cash prizes and certificates would be awarded to the winners.
Meanwhile, the winners would be chosen as brand ambassadors for NSACS for a term of one year.
The chosen band included Dementia, Six Was Nine, Fourth Origin, Rusty Dust, Black Soul Anthem all from Dimapur, while the bands from Kohima were Verge, X6, Section 4, Anti-Trust, Havoc, Damn Silence and Azure Delusion.