Battle for Ozzfest

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Battle for Ozzfest
Genre Reality television
Directed byLisa Caruso
Rick Telles
Judges Ozzy Osbourne
Opening theme"Progenies of the Great Apocalypse" by Dimmu Borgir
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes12
Production company(s)So Divine Productions
MTV Networks
Release
Original network MTV
Original release25 October 2004 (25 October 2004) 
10 January 2005

Battle for Ozzfest is a reality TV show that aired during autumn 2004 on MTV, where eight bands 'battle' it out in a series of challenges to win a spot on the stage of the metal festival Ozzfest, which is a primarily heavy metal-subgenre based music festival. [1] The series lasted 12 episodes, the winner being decided by online voters. [2]

Contents

Cast

Contestants
Band MemberBandFinish [3]
Marc Serrano A Dozen Furies Winner
Adair Cobley Manntis [4] Runner-Up
Ryan CampCynder [5] (later known as Curse Your Name)6th eliminated
Ahmad AlkurabiBeyond All Reason5th eliminated
Chelsea MuckermanFinal Drive4th eliminated
Brittany Paige BouckGuilt by Association3rd eliminated
Kelly AbeSicks Deep2nd eliminated
Jesse PrestonTrauma Concept1st eliminated

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