Mayhem

(FORMERLY OAKTOWN MUSIC FESTIVAL)

Mayhem: a juried competition & music festival for Oakland based musicians, presented by Awaken Cafe & Oaktown Indie Mayhem (formerly Oaktown Music Festival).

Nominations will open for Mayhem 2016 at 12:01 am September 1, 2016 in the following categories:

Jury Selected

  • Best in Show (highest jury score across all categories)
  • Best Song by an Oakland Band 
  • Best Song by an Oakland Solo Artist
  • Best Music Video by an Oakland Musician

People's Choice

  • People's Choice (received the most nominations)

Producer Selected

  • Best Song by a Solo Artist or Band Under 18 Years Old
  • Best Song by a Solo Artist or Band from the San Francisco Bay Area (not Oakland)