Toast of the Coast Contest


North Coast is thrilled to present..

2016 Toast of the Coast BATTLE ROYALE!

Wednesday August 3rd at 1st Ward Events, The Chop Shop, Chicago, 2033 W North Ave Chicago IL 60647.


Each year our Toast of the Coast competition gives budding live artists and djs the chance to perform a set on a main stage at North Coast Music Festival. Out of the top 25 vote-getters, we choose 8 finalists, 4 DJs and 4 live acts, to play a BATTLE ROYALE for the final prize.The two winners will be chosen for their fit for North Coast, live performance and crowd cheers and response so be sure to come out and cheer on your favorite artist!

Here are your 2016 finalists!

15 minutes each to rock, set times determined at random. Rough schedule times subject to change…

>>> Doors 7:00pm:

>>> :: Nasty Snacks 7:30-7:45pm (live)

>>> :: Dexter Alan 7:50-805pm (dj)

>>> :: Splor 810-825pm (live)

>>> :: StayKation 830-8:45pm (dj)

>>> :: Luke Gawne 8:50-905pm (live)

>>> :: ChuckDiesel 910-925pm (dj)

>>> :: Even Thieves 930-9:45pm (live)

>>> :: NATIVE 9:50-10:05pm (dj)

Decision announced at 10:30pm

It’s gonna be a BLOOOOD BAAATH! Not really, but it will be lots of fun! See you there!