The battle winner will receive a prize package that includes:

• Chicago Music Store - $500 gift certificate for the winning band; and a $100 gift certificate for second- and third-place bands.

• Allusion Studios - Eight-hour recording session and six CDs for winning band. One-hour consulting session for second place.

• Mega Bundle from CD Baby - Includes 100 CDs with content and label printing; full-color on-disc printing; slim jewel cases in black; two-panel, full-color insert for the winning band.

• Wait, there's more - The winning band has the chance to perform at the Star of the Desert Motor Classic at Desert Diamond Casino on March 5, the Tucson Festival of Books at the UA on March 12-13, the Nam Jam concert at the Kino Sports Complex on March 26, and the Solar Rock festival at Armory Park on March 27.

• Each of the finalists will get a custom concert poster.