Steve Harley left his Cockney Rebels behind for one night as he judges the 12 acts on stage. He talked to us about what he's looking for, and the future of the music industry.
Ian Day, lead singer of Tank Trap, a rock band from Gravesend in Kent chat to us before the big announcement, and how much a competition like this can help them in their careers.
12 bands go head to head for festival places. 6 go through to perform at the Isle of Wight Festival. Kent band Tank Trap will perform on the Main Stage, but London's Crystal Seagulls were the overall winners, performing at the Big Top, & winning time in a recording studio.
Divya Kohli has the story.
Twelve unsigned bands have battled it out for the chance to play at one of the South's biggest music events. Six go through to perfom at the Isle of Wight Festival - but who? Divya Kohli explains.