Bands will audition at the "Search for the Sound of Smokin Joe's" Native Center event in hopes of becoming the center's new house band. Tryouts are set for 6 p.m. Friday, April 22, at Smokin Joe's Native Center, 333 First St., Niagara Falls.
Smokin Joes is seeking a band with a "rockin' country flair."
Judges include Katie Morse, a news anchor/reporter at WKBW-TV and lifelong country music fan; Dave Jickster, the promotion director/ on-air personality at 97 Rock and fan of all types of music; and Town of Niagara Supervisor Lee Wallace, who has been a musician most of his life and a member of several bands throughout his music career.
Admission is free. The event and open to the public. For more information, visit www.smokinjoes.com/search-for-the-sound.