Bands battle for spot in Pleasantville Music Festival

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Local musicians are fighting it out for a chance to play at a big concert this summer in Westchester County.

The group Nerd Salad was one of eight bands performing in Sunday’s Pleasantville Music Festival’s Battle of the Bands semifinal at Garcia’s in Port Chester.

Nine bands competed in last Sunday’s other semifinal.

MORE: Pleasantville Music Festival lineup

Nine or 10 groups will be selected for the final Battle of the Bands on May 19.

The top three bands from finals will perform at the Pleasantville Music Festival on July 14 at Parkway Field.

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