Roadrunner is partnering up with Boru Vodka as they launch their "Defend the Bar Band" contest, giving unsigned bands and music fans all over the U.S. the opportunity to win dozens of prizes, including a digital release through Roadrunner Records and $10,000 worth of new equipment from Musician's Friend.

Visit for complete details on participating, and to cast your votes, which will help narrow the field down to 4 finalists. Visitors can also enter the "Defend the Fan" sweepstakes for the chance to receive daily music downloads and win $5,000 or a Boru branded jukebox. In addition, up to 15 bands will be selected from all the entries received to have their original recordings featured on

A judging panel composed of industry and entertainment experts from RoadrunnerBoru Vodka,, Musician's Friend and RR recording artists Madina Lake, will select the winning band.

So visit and prove your worth as the ultimate bar band!