Undercover 26 Competition Showcases Students’ Musical Talents
April 10, 2015
BLOOMINGTON, Ill.— The 26th biannual “Undercover” live music competition will be held
at 9 p.m. April 17 at Hansen Student Center. The concert features student musicians
of all majors and musical backgrounds from the Illinois Wesleyan community.
This year’s line-up includes:
- The Nations (feat. Yuka Sekine ’17, Nubari Kanee ’17 and David Yoon ’17)
- Lizzy Hawk ’17
- Jack Gardner ’17
- Blue Umbrellas (feat. Tommy Bravos ’17 and Robby Kuntz ’18)
- Friendship Overload (feat. Eric Novak ’15 and Ayethaw Tun ’15)
In a competition similar to a battle of the bands, students audition as individuals
or in groups to perform two cover songs of their choosing at the live music concert.
At Undercover, performers compete for the top prize: a gold-dusted “Guitar Hero” guitar
and other additional cash prizes. Guest judges determine the top three competitors.
Director of Student Activities and Leadership Programs Colin Stewart will host Undercover
26 assisted by student programmers including: Yemaya Jennings ’17, Sneha Subramanian
’15, Pat Domke ’15, Tyler Casebolt ’18, Amy DeBoer ’15, Shannon Maloney ’18 and Maddie
The event, which is free and open to the public, is sponsored by the Office of Student
By Kathy Tun ’16