FloydFest and Across-the-Way Productions' lil' cubby of cool in downtown Roanoke, The Phoenix, continues its On-The-Rise Competition battle of the bands on Saturday, May 7, 2016, when SoundWave faces off against Octopus. Come on out to help us win this thing! The winners of this series of events will be in the On-The-Rise lineup at Floyd Fest in July.
• Doors at 8 p.m.
• $5 cover
• First set: 8:30 to 9:45 p.m.
• Second set: 10:15 to 11:30 p.m.
• Winner announced: 11:45 p.m.
• The Phoenix is located at 813 5th Street SW in downtown Roanoke, Va.