Venue reviews — by musicians, for musicians

Knowledge is power. Musicians on Venuology anonymously review venues they've played at. Armed with info about sound quality, room size, pay and vibe, we can collectively pressure clubs to improve!

Recent Activity

Aug 5   New review for Warrenbrook Senior Center.
1.0 out of 5 stars  Was offered $55 for a trio. Not per musician, but the trio. This especially from a Somerset County, New Jersey run facility. Somerset county according to some sources is in…

Aug 5   Warrenbrook Senior Center was added to Warren, New Jersey.

May 25   New review for Hidden Creek Country Club.
5.0 out of 5 stars  If you perform at the Hidden Creek Country Club, most likely it's because you were booked by somebody else to entertain at a party like a wedding reception. The staff…

May 25   Hidden Creek Country Club was added to NOVA, Reston.

Mar 12   Radio Coffee & Beer was added to Austin, Austin.

Feb 7   HOW CAN I CLOSE THIS ACCOUNT, VENUOLOGY? was added to Tacoma, Tacoma.

Jan 16   New review for Craft Pride .
4.0 out of 5 stars  Nice people. Music is outdoors in back unless it rains. Good sound engineer. Pay was reduced slightly in January 2020. Two beers and half off pizza truck in back for…

Jan 16   Craft Pride was added to Downtown, Austin.

Jan 16   New review for Magnolia Motor Lounge.
4.0 out of 5 stars  Nice folks. Part of the audience wanted country from a rock band. The managers told us to play what we came to play and backed us up. The rest of…

Nov 8   New review for Poggies Tavern.
3.0 out of 5 stars  Old school narrow tavern near the Junction in West Seattle. Great location but crowds vary. Great owner who respect the musicians. Small stage in the back, tight squeeze for four…

Nov 8   Poggies Tavern was added to Seattle, Seattle.

Nov 8   New review for Boxcar Alehouse.
2.0 out of 5 stars  Dive bar in Interbay area, Magnolia. Decent place for newer bands to try. PA provided. You play in the back of the house near pool table. Crowds vary, many locals…

Oct 8   New review for Zola's Cafe.
5.0 out of 5 stars  Very nice place to play. Zola's was very nice to us for one of our first gigs. The crowd is receptive and chill. They have country and jazz acts on…

Oct 4   New review for Biddy McGraw's.
3.0 out of 5 stars  Doesn't exist anymore.

Oct 4   New review for East Burn.
5.0 out of 5 stars  Probably the best open mic in the Portland area. Starts on time, good sound system, good audiences. A great place to try new music, comedy, and so forth.

May 4   New review for Irish Pub On Washington Street.
1.0 out of 5 stars  New owner, no live music.

Sign up to use Venuology

Venuology is free, safe and anonymous.

Sign up for Venuology

Browse venues

Start here to see how musicians have rated venues that you're interested in.