Battle 001 Winner: Ashes of Alexis


Hailing from Wisconsin's Fox Valley area, Ashes of Alexis formed in 2018 and have hit the ground running ever since. Influenced by the likes of Architects and Chelsea Grin, this six-piece battering ram have already released a blistering EP with their second EP finished and in post-production.


"Catharsis" - the debut EP from Ashes of Alexis was released in February of 2019 and features five stellar Deathcore/Metalcore tunes. 

The production of the album is very impressive for a debut release and is guaranteed to get your blood pumping. 

Catharsis is available in digital formats as well as CD.


These days, the fellas are finishing up their 2nd album cycle while also mixing in some shows throughout Wisconsin and northern Illinois. Be sure to give them a Like/Follow on Facebook to stay in the know!

How It Works

SELECTION: Each week, 10 midwest bands will be selected from the Wisconsin Rocks Facebook page to participate in the Battle of the Bands. Selection for the week are “first come, first served” based on bands being tagged on the weekly Battle of the Bands Facebook post until all 10 slots are filled. 

THE CONTEST: Voting opens on Mondays at 8am and closes on Thursdays at 8pm Central Time. You can vote as many times as you’d like. The band with the highest vote total when the poll closes wins that weekly Battle. Special rewards are given to the band with the highest MONTHLY total as well - so keep voting!!

REWARDS: Weekly winners receive a feature on the Wisconsin Rocks Facebook page, Instagram account, and on this page. Winning band will also receive the top spot on the Wisconsin Rocks Spotify playlist during the week following their win. 

RULES: Keep voting and share the contest with your friends & fans. If your band wins a weekly battle, you cannot resubmit your band into a new battle until the next calendar year. Band who do not win a weekly battle can resubmit by tagging their band on the weekly Facebook post in search of new bands for the following week.