Jackson State University’s Sonic Boom will present epic showdown during High School Battle of Bands

(JACKSON, Miss.) — The Jackson State University’s Sonic Boom of the South will present a High School Battle of the Bands at 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium.

On the collegiate level, the Talladega College Tornado Band will battle the Sonic Boom of South in an epic showdown.

Among the high school performers will be bands from Louisiana, Mississippi and Tennessee. They are:

  • Memphis Central High School (Memphis, Tennessee)
  • Whitehaven High School (Memphis, Tennessee)
  • Laurel High School (Laurel, Mississippi)
  • Peabody High School (Alexandria, Louisiana)

Tickets are $20 and are available through Ticketmaster.com or the stadium box office.