Music Dealers artists Akasha, Blah Blah Blah, Loyal Divide, New Method and Pictures of Then were selected to compete in Battle Royale on Thursday, July 15, at LaSalle Power Company in Chicago. The performances were all top-notch, the event went off without a hitch, and Music Dealers would like to extend our congratulations and gratitude to everyone who participated. Now, as promised, it is up to you to vote for the winning performance! You will decide the band that receives an opening slot at the opening night party for the first Chicago Music & Advertising Conference presented by Billboard/Adweek, in association with Music Dealers. Voting opens July 27 and closes August 27, so do not delayvote early and vote often!