Local band makes 'Battle' finals”Them Pesky Kids” won the annual Battle of the Bands Nov. 27 at Treasure Island Resort and Casino near Red Wing.
”Them Pesky Kids” won the annual Battle of the Bands Nov. 27 at Treasure Island Resort and Casino near Red Wing.
The band from Ellsworth was one of six finalists selected by online voters based on a video performance. Members of the trio are Brian Waterman, Brian Hollenbeck and Mark Woerpel.
Them Pesky Kids, which also won the fan-favorite award, will play from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Jan. 14 and 15, 2011, in the casino's Parlay Lounge.
The six bands performed live for a panel of celebrity judges including Terri and Brian from KQRS Radio, Adam West from K102 Radio and Weasel from 93X Radio.
The other winners were: second, “Arch Allies”; third, “WYLEE”; fourth, “Jam Factory”; fifth, “PYPE”; and sixth, “Blurred Vision.”