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The Midnight Rooster

Artsville Open Mic (music, poetry)
First Monday of the month at 7pm

Hosted by Dylan Sneed

136 E Carolina Ave
Hartsville, SC
phone:843-857-0640
event:facebook.com/pages/Open-Mic-At-The-Midnight-Rooster/160252587339098
host:dylansneed.com

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  • Submitted by Dylan Sneed
  • Last updated: January 17, 2013

Upcoming Dates

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New guidelines listed below:

Artsville Open Mic Guidelines (Please read carefully):

- Open Mic is every 1st Monday night at The Midnight Rooster, located at 136 E Carolina Avenue in Hartsville, SC.

- 15 acts play 2 songs apiece, 3 finalists play one more song, 1 winner walks away with a cash prize and a slot in The Artsville Songwriting Competition: Sunday, September 29.

- Sign-up is $3 per act. By signing up you agree that you have read these guidelines. All sign up fees go toward prize money.

- Sign up at www.welcometoartsville.com or call 214-686-3996. You may pay at the event, but paying in advance is the only way to secure your slot. If you have not paid the entry fee and someone signs up after you, they may take over your slot.

- You may be signed up for no more than one month at a time.

- You must physically check in at 30 minutes before your set time.

- First act starts promptly at 7:00PM.

- Maximum # of performers on stage: 3.

- Each act gets 2 songs vs. 10 minutes, whichever comes first.

- Original songs only.

- No backing tracks, amps, effects pedals, loopers, etc.

- No drums, except handheld percussion

- We will provide microphones, direct inputs for instruments, one tuner, and 1/4" cables to plug in. Please bring your own guitars/keyboards/etc.

- Please be tuned and ready to go when we call your name.

- Please tune outside of the music room.

- Please respect your fellow songwriters and do not talk during their performances.

- Please try to keep it family friendly.

- Overly loud audience members, including performers, will be asked to move.

- Recording is allowed with the permission of the artist.

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 Artsville (1/2013)

Guidelines (Please read carefully):

- Open Mic is every 1st Monday night at The Midnight Rooster, located at 136 E Carolina Avenue in Hartsville, SC.

- Sign-up starts at 6:30PM. Music goes from 7:00-8:30PM. Sorry, no call-ins.

- Solos or duos only, please.

- All performers must purchase at least one drink to be eligible for Open Mic.

- Each act gets 2 songs vs. 10 minutes, whichever comes first.

- We encourage original music!

- No backing tracks, please

- No amps, please

- No drums, except handheld percussion

- We will provide two microphones, two direct inputs for instruments, one tuner, and two 1/4" cables to plug in. Please bring your own guitars/keyboards/etc.

- Please be tuned and ready to go when we call your name.

- Please tune outside of the music room.

- Please respect your fellow songwriters and do not talk during their performances.

- No explicit lyrics, no offensive material pertaining to race, gender, creed, sexual orientation, etc. is allowed.

- We reserve the right to suspend any performer who violates the guidelines above.

- Overly loud audience members, including performers, will be asked to move.

- Taping is allowed with the permission of the artist.

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Dylan Sneed (12/2011)