Bud Buckley hosts an Open Mic every Wednesday from 7-10 pm at KDWRadio’s venue, Common Grounds Meeting Hall, North Port’s new Live Music Venue and Meeting Hall, located in the Springs Plaza, 12735 S. Tamiami Trail, North Port, in the bright yellow building. The plaza is near the entrance to Warm Mineral Springs, and near Paradise Pawn and Jewelry, KDWRadio, and Next Generation Barber Shop. Covers and original songs are both welcomed. Open mic performers should sign up by 6:30 pm to play. FIRM! 14 performers maximum with 11 minutes each. No amps, no backing tracks, no effects. This is a LIVE music venue broadcast live on WKDW FM. We have a green room for case storage and tuning so you can arrive on the stage tuned and ready to go. For more information search for Common Grounds Meeting Hall on Facebook, or call 941-284-7779 and leave a message; your call will be returned. Common Grounds is a unique listening room, BYOB, no smoking. Cookies, candy coffee, tea, and water available for purchase. It’s a small, 60 seat, intimate performance venue with a state of the art sound system for acoustic musicians and comedians.