4 Gigs for Winter Days and Summer Dreams

Posted by Casey Lange on Dec 21, 2018 01:43 PM
Casey Lange

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This week we've rounded up some of the best gigs available exclusively through Sonicbids. Whether you need more gigs to keep you rockin through the winter or are already dreaming of the warmer days of summer, we've got opportunities in New York, Brooklyn, New Hampshire and Los Angeles that are just the fit. 

CEG Presents Summer Booze Cruise - NYC 

CEG Presents seeks bands who want to do a different kind of show. The Sail Along the Island Booze Cruise offers a unique experience for fans and gives groups a great way to celebrate special events like CD releases, birthdays or band anniversaries. 

Perfect for: Rock, Jazz, Funk, Blues and Soul acts, but open to all genres if it's good music.

The gig: The selected band will play a three hour cruise around Manhattan on a ship that fits 200 people. This is a summer time special event that will draw a lot of attention from the event-goers in New York. 

Deadline to apply: March, 3 2019


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Feel The Vibe music series is a monthly showcase free to the public. This series gives Capitol Front Booking the opportunity to check out bands and acts hoping to play at Bonavibe 2020. 


Perfect for: Hip-hop, Latin and/or rock bands.

The gig: Held at Jewel Nightclub in Manchester, NH, show times are 8:00 PM - 12:00 AM with sets lasting 45 minutes. Shows are monthly throughout 2019.


Deadline to apply: December 31, 2018


Branded Saloon - Brooklyn

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Branded Saloon seeks Sonicbids artists for shows through the winter. Serving southern-style bar food and featuring live bands daily this popular, Western themed bar has a sprawling space and a dedicated local following. This 75+ capacity venue is a great place to build your reputation, gain fans and share the bill with other amazing acts. 

Perfect for: DJs, Folk, Acoustic, Country, Blues, Rock, Jazz, Jam Bands, World, Alternative, R&B, Hip Hop, Soul and Solo Acts

The gig: This is an ongoing opportunity, so send your availabilities and they'll will do their best to book you on dates you request. Sets are 45 minutes and a projector is available to bring your stage design dreams to life. 


Deadline to apply:  January 2, 2019


Surge Event at Silverlake Lounge - LA 

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Surge Events seeks Sonicbids acts to play at Silverlake Lounge. Located on famous Sunset Boulevard, this is a hot spot for local and touring indie bands. With an intimate setting and top of the line sound system, this venue has been frequented by performers like Rufus Wainwright and the Silversun Pickups. 

Perfect for: Rock, Alternative, Folk, Blues and Soul acts.

The gig: Continuous availability, sets are 30-35 minutes.

Deadline to apply: December 31, 2018


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


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