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Feb 5   New review for Oxford Saloon & Eatery.
4.0 out of 5 stars  Good place to play. Good food, decent service, medium size stage. PA is decent, but not great, included soundman does a fair job. Monitors are not so great. Capacity is…

Feb 2   The Wortley Roadhouse was added to London, London.

Jan 20   New review for Michael's Porthole.
1.0 out of 5 stars  SCAM ALERT! BANDS DO NOT PLAY HERE! The owner is a huge liar and will not pay his bands a penny! Had a verbal agreement that we would be paid…

Jan 20   Michael's Porthole was added to Long Island, Oceanside.

Jan 18   New review for Zebulon Cafe Concert.
5.0 out of 5 stars  CLOSED- great for patrons, but I guess not for musicians

Jan 17   New review for Owl N' Thistle Irish Pub.
1.0 out of 5 stars  The venue booked a 7-piece early-style jazz band for 16 Jan 2016, for a flat fee plus a percentage of food/drink. The band showed up an hourly early, to be…

Dec 21   New review for Flights Pub.
1.0 out of 5 stars  Enjoyed the bar staff, sound guy and door person. Unfortunately they work for the worst promoter in Seattle. Do a quick google search for the fraud he's been involved in.…

Dec 21   New review for Williamsburg Music Center.
2.0 out of 5 stars  The venue has live music 2-3 nights per week, and books one band per night, which plays 2-3 sets. For a 9:30-10:00 start time, the venue mandates that the band…

Dec 21   Williamsburg Music Center was added to Williamsburg, New York.

Dec 18   New review for Yuppie Tavern.
1.0 out of 5 stars  I got myself in one of the top bands in the NW. Finally got us a gig at the Yuppie (after about a year of bugging them) and it went…

Dec 17   Green Leaf II was added to Seattle, Seattle.

Dec 17   New review for Davidson's Distillery.
1.0 out of 5 stars  No house pa and minimal pay. Last time we played there we cleared $140.00 total in spite of a packed house. Definitely not playing again..

Dec 2   New review for Mystic Theatre.
5.0 out of 5 stars  Beautiful historic old building right in the heart of downtown Petaluma....great sound, variety of music & location. Definite must see when in the north bay.

Dec 2   Mystic Theatre was added to Marin/North Bay, Petaluma.

Nov 30   The Tin Lizzie Lounge was added to Seattle, Seattle.

Nov 29   New review for Old Inn Tavern.
2.0 out of 5 stars  This is a nice little local tavern where folks go to talk and play free pool. They are not really interested in hearing bands, or they would likely go to…

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