Open Mic Contest



1.  While the open mic is open to all types of performers, only musicians playing instruments will be considered for this contest.

2.  To enter, artists will need to perform at the open mic during 1 of the following dates 3/13, 3/20, 3/27.  There will be a sign up sheet where an email address will be requested. The open mic happens from 6:00-8:00 PM, sign up at 5:30 PM. 

3.  If selected, artist must be available to perform 2 hours of music on Friday 4/13 (from 7-9) load in at 6pm. 

4.  Artist must have access to their own PA.  

5.  Music should be appropriate for the room and artist must honor bartenders/management requests regarding overall volume

6.  Bands will be considered for the show, however due to the space and time constraints of the open mic, there is no need to bring the whole band and gear to the open mic.  Strip it down to it's bare components to try out and chat with our host if you'd like your band considered.  

7.  The winner will receive $150 + $50 bar tab to perform at Twisted Pine during the specified night.  

8.  Artist must be willing to promote this show and is expected to draw at least 20 people

9.   While online presence such as Bandcamp, Soundcloud, Reverbnation, or Facebook band pages aren't required, they do help your chances at being considered.   

10.  The winner will be announced during the end of the last week in March.  

Any and all concerns can be directed to Jim Herlihy -