Sound Off Live!, Baltimore’s “Battle of the Bands” returns to showcase emerging bands from the Delaware, Maryland and Virginia region at the Hard Rock Café in Baltimore. The winning bands selected from Sound Off Live! will perform at Light City Baltimore, Artscape or the Baltimore Book Festival. Over the two nights, eighteen bands have fifteen minutes to perform three songs in front of an audience and a panel of judges. A part of Free Fall Baltimore, the event is free and open to the public.