BOOKING & PERFORMANCE GUIDELINES  

Thanks for your interest in performing at our space, a dedicated listening room for patrons and performing musicians.

There is no talking allowed in the Music Room while the concert is taking place.

The Music Room - where the main stage is located seats 40 guests.

The Bar Area seats 18 guests with partial & limited view of the stage area. Surround sound and TV view only.

The Patio, which is open during the warm months seats 16 guests.

BOOKING REQUIREMENTS

PAUSA does not offer a guarantee payment to touring bands however, a minimum guarantee could be arranged based on band's reputation, previous performances at PAUSA , a strong social media presence.

PAUSA retains 15% commission from the ticket sales of tickets priced at $15 or higher, excluding ticket fees. Musicians are encouraged to promote and sale merchandise for which they will retain 100% of the revenue. We do not book rock, punk or any other loud performances. Bands can not be larger than 6 musicians.

To be considered for a show at PAUSA please EMAIL

Requested date(s) - See Scheduled Events

Band description including proposed performing personnel, music style & media following

Sound & Video Files - link to current youtube site with proposed show

Link to current website, facebook & instagram

High resolution image ( NO COLLAGES) without lettering

No consideration or date will be offered unless all booking requirements have been met.

If band does not meet all requirements to be scheduled at PAUSA, band might consider/ request our RENTAL options. Please allow 2- 4 business days to get a response.

LODGING: To help with traveling expenses and band revenue, PAUSA can host up to (3) three musicians in the apartment located above the space, free of charge. Lodging must be requested at the time a show is booked / confirmed and it will be granted based on the apartment's availability

 

LOCAL bands performing in the local vicinity of PAUSA (5 square miles) must request a performance at PAUSA with no less than a week in between both performances. If performing musician schedule an event within this time frame PAUSA reserves the right to change the admission price if such performance has a lower price than the show scheduled at PAUSA.

TOURING bands performing in the local vicinity of PAUSA (25 square miles) must schedule performances at PAUSA with no less than a week in between both performances. We reserve the right to change the admission price if such performance has a lower price than the show scheduled at PAUSA.

Performing musicians have one complimentary drink on the house and a 20% discount aftewards on all food and drink items from our menu.

*All musicians from the performing band must make all efforts to bring no less than 20 guests*

Musicians are strongly encouraged to use all media platforms to post, boost and promote events.

We encourage musicians to check regularly the event listing on Showclix to see current ticket sales.

PAYMENT TO THE BAND

PAUSA will issue payment to one designated musician via Zelle or PayPal at the end of the night. Please provide your preferred email or phone number before the show in order to issue payment on the night of the show. There are no payments made in cash.

WHILE AT PAUSA

All performing musicians must enter through the back door, accessible from the patio.

There will be 1 available parking space for musicians with large loads.

All other band members must park in the vicinity.

All parked cars must be moved at the end of the show.
Singers are recommended to bring their own microphones. 

PAUSA will provide a sound technician for all shows. 

See BACKLINE

 

Musicians Load in: 5:30pm

Sound check: 6:00pm to 6:15pm - all bands must do a sound check

Shows start at 7:00pm

There will be (2) sets of 50 min each 

SEATING CHART HERE

Venue Capacity

40 persons in the music room with direct view of the musicians

18 persons in the bar room with partial or direct view of the musicians & surround sound

Thanks for you interest in performing at PAUSA and we look forward to collaborating with you.