7 Cities Booking Major Gigs Now Through Far True

Posted by Casey Lange on Nov 5, 2018 03:36 PM
Casey Lange

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This week's gig roundup dives deep into opportunities hosted through Far True, a progressive music, art, skate, and multimedia company dedicated to consulting, booking, artist representation, and promoting music artists countrywide. With ops already running in NYC, LA, ATL, DC, and Richmond, Far True has recently added shows in Miami and is seeking Sonicbids artists to fill their fall bills.

Far True personalizes the artist's experience by working with each one on branding and experiential marketing on top of booking live performances at events and festivals nationwide. Check out their venues below to get in on this amazing slew of gigs, no matter where you call home.

1. New York, NY

Perfect for: A wide variety of genres and acts from NYC and the tri-state area who are willing to promote shows and have a solid online presence.

The gig: Far True NYC seeks three Sonicbids artists to play 30-40-minute sets at venues like Nublu 151, American Beauty, The DL, Webster Hall, and Gramercy Theatre. 

Deadline to apply: November 30, 2018


2. Los Angeles, CA

Perfect for: All genres and acts from LA and surrounding areas; artists who will draw 20-plus people.

The gig: Booking three Sonicbids artists for half-hour slots at 150-plus capacity venues throughout LA. 

Deadline to apply: November 30, 2018


3. Atlanta, GA

Perfect for: All genres of bands with a solid fanbase.

The gig: Far True's Atlanta branch is booking three Sonicbids Artists to play foundry-turned-midsized venue Terminal West, which has featured The Killers, Imagine Dragons, Netsky, Zeds Dead, Leon Russell, Sturgill Simpson, Alessia Cara, Charlie Puth, The Disco Biscuits, T.I., Two Chainz, Disclosure, and many more. Also booking for hip, up-and-coming underground venues The Music Room and Aisle 5.

Deadline to apply: November 30, 2018


4. Washington, DC

Perfect for: All genres.

The gig: Booking three Sonicbids artists for U Street Music Hall, a DJ-owned-and-operated basement dance club and live music venue. With a 500-person capacity, world-class sound system, and 1,200-square-foot cork-cushioned dance floor, you'll be sure to get the crowd jumping. Also booking Sound Check and DC9.

Deadline to apply: November 30, 2018


5. Chicago, IL

Perfect for: Chicago-based acts of all genres.

The gig: Booking three Sonicbids artists for not-to-be-missed venues Subterranean and Lincoln Hall. With notorious hip-hop open-mic nights, reggae nights, and emo nights, there is something for everyone at gritty Subterranean. Lincoln Hall features an intimate experience in a midsize venue where, despite ample dining and merch options, the music is always put first. 

Deadline to apply: November 30, 2018


6. Richmond, VA

Perfect for: All genres in the Richmond or surrounding Virginia area.

The gig: Booking up to three Sonicbids artists for shows at Broadberry, the National, and Canal Club.

Deadline to apply: November 30, 2018


7. Miami, FL

Perfect for: A wide variety of genres.

The gig: Booking shows for The Ground, 1306, and the Hangar in Far True's newest location: Miami, Florida. The Ground, located in downtown Miami on the first floor of the renowned Club Space, is a midsized venue with flexible floor space that allows for between 250 and 550 attendees. 1306 boasts a modern, trendy atmosphere where an old-world neighborhood bar meets the downtown Miami skyline. And the Hangar offers an open, warehouse-type space including a stage, dance floor, and seating versatile enough for any show.

Deadline to apply: November 30, 2018

For even more opportunities, browse all of our open gigs now accepting entries from Sonicbids artists!


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