No Age, GZA, Brooklyn Vegan join Dickies SXSW battle


A preliminary list of judges includes rapper GZA (of Wu-Tang Clan), rockers No Age and blogger Brooklyn Vegan. DJ Josh Madden, founder of the DCMA Collective, will DJ the March 20 event. The deadline for bands to apply has been extended to today, at 11:59 p.m. EST. Eight independent/unsigned bands will be selected. To apply, visit the Dickies Battle of the Bands website.