Battle of the Bands

Battle of the Bands at MadLife Stage & Studios.

Looking for an opportunity to take the stage at MadLife? Here’s your chance!

Many Bands will enter, but one will walk away the winner. This event is a judged event where audience applause will choose the winner each night. The Top 3 bands of the evening get cash prizes and fortune and glory.

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Ricer are an explosive power trio lead by the sheer force and energy that is their guitarist Ginger Brown. While they can be quiet and introspective at times, this is but the calm before the storm. Featuring a dynamic rythmn section of ‘Stiff Penalty’ on bass and Dave Mead on drums, Ricer assaults the audience with flying shards of molten guitar that sears the senses and leaves you wanting more. This is music that commands your attention, performed with passion - Ricer delivers!

The Relics

The Relics are a rock band from Kennesaw, Ga. Their music is highly influenced by music from the 60s and 70s, particularly the Beatles and Tom Petty. They are currently on their What’s Stopping You Tour and you can find their debut single “Baby Blue” everywhere online! Follow them on Facebook @theRelics247 “

Public Mind

Public mind began back in 2012 as a project of curiosity and a passion for the truth. Guitarist and Singer/Songwriter, Stephen Burn had been writing songs about current events and the shift in human consciousness that was occurring. Over the coming years many musicians came and went. But Public Mind continued on and In late 2017, Nick Padgett joined on drums, adding a heavier element to the band's sound, and marking a new era. Finally in August of 2018, Stephen's long time friend and band mate, Trey Deer joined on Bass guitar further expanding the band's sound and capabilities.

The Jacob Harshman Project

Jacob Harshman has been playing in and around Atlanta for the past 4 years. Along with his new band “The Jacob Harshman Project”, bringing good music and even better times to the stage is his passion. His first project “Whitespace” was released in the fall of 2015 and he his hard at work on his next record which is due later this year. Be sure to come up and say hello after the show!


Hippodrome is a rock band based in the metro Atlanta area. The band consists of guitarist Noah Pappo, bassist Danny Aranson, and drummer Brian Williams. The group formed in early 2017, gaining a following by playing at charity events for the Will to Live Foundation and the Songs for Kids Foundation. Hippodrome has played for various occasions, ranging from birthday parties to school dances. The most captivating part about the band is their skills and abilities for their age, ranging from 15 to 17 years old. Hippodrome is scheduled to release their first EP, Off to the Races, in January 2019.

Jades Reign

Jades reign is a rock band formed in Marietta Georgia, composed of Zoe Biggs (lead vocals), Judd Gann (lead guitar),Alex Ducros (rhythm guitar), Olivia towe(bass), and prodigy drummer Josh Newton. Forming out of the school of rock east Cobb house band, Jades Reign is made up of very experienced musicians, all at young ages, with a love for writing and preforming music. With they’re classic rock sound and style, they’ll bring you right back to the days of “Jefferson Airplane” and “Heart”.

Against the Fold

Frank Carrillo, Chris Singer and Steve Van Wieren - seasoned musicians all - have joined forces to become Atlanta's premier rock power trio: Against the Fold. ATF melds diverse influences from prog to pop to metal into a melodic rocking package.

Redneck Romeos

Jules and the Redneck Romeos is a local band based out of Rockmart, GA. We play country, southern rock and old-school rock ‘n’ roll, we play festivals, car shows, clubs, special events and most music venues.

The band members include:
Julie Bell (lead vocals)
Tony McAllister (rhythm guitar)
Frankie Hillburn (lead guitar, vocals)
Shawn Mccreary (drums)
Randy Ridley (bass guitar)



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Seating for this show is GENERAL ADMISSION. For a layout of the room, refer to the seating map below. *Please note the table arrangement is subject to change*



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