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. Bar Area has a more relaxed atmosphere where soft talking is allowed as long as it doesn't interfere with the music or other patrons.
PAUSA does not offer a guarantee to touring bands however, a minimum guarantee could be arranged based on band's reputation, previous performances at PAUSA , a strong social media presence.
Commission on ticket sales is based on ticket sales & promotional material / publicity expenses
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 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 a 20% discount 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.
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
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.