PLAY: Hotel Utah Saloon (CA) Summer/Fall

Posted by:  The Hotel Utah Saloon  | When:  –  | Where: The Hotel Utah Saloon, 500 4th St, San Francisco, California, USA

  Booking 3 Sonicbids bands

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The Hotel Utah Saloon is an Intimate, circa-1908 bar & music venue offering indie live acts, cheap beers & burgers 7 nights a week. Located only 1 mile away from Union Square, Hotel Utah Saloon is in the heart of San Francisco. We're currently looking for awesome bands to play throughout the summer/fall quarter. With a dedicated local following, this is a great way to build your reputation in and play with other great bands in the Bay Area.

The Opportunity

Hotel Utah Saloon is a prohibition-era inspired bar located in the heart of SF, and has been a staple in the local music scene since 1908. This classic establishment is currently looking for professional bands to play 7 nights a week. This is a great opportunity to play one of the best music venues in The Bay area. Hotel Utah Saloon is a legendary venue known to launch the career of many bands, and this is the chance for Sonic bids artists to advance their careers. 

The Band

We're looking for Jam bands, Psychedelic, Country, Rock, Indie, Folk, Bluegrass, Tribute Bands, Soul, Jazz, Funk, Cabaret, Blues and Americana acts. We're also open to other genres if it makes sense for the billing. 

Bands must have live stage experience

Bands must have a solid online presence

Bands can sell their merch on-site

Bands promote the show 

Bands must bring a crowd

This is also a great opportunity for local, regional and touring acts to get more visibility in the bay area

The Gig

We ask that all headlining acts to not schedule any other Bay Area shows (including Oakland/Berkeley) 3-4 weeks before or after any show booked at the Hotel Utah, and 2 weeks before or after for supporting/opening acts.

  • Medium-raised stage
  • Basic backline Available
  • PA available
  • Capacity 125+
  • Opening acts must draw 25+
  • Headlining acts must draw 75+
  • Payment-Determined at time of booking
  • Depending on bands, payment is determined by ticket sales or show guarantee
  • Drinks ticket and food are given to acts
  • We have more dates available than those listed. If you're interested in playing our venue, apply and we'll send you availabilities that we think fit your band!


  • Compensation Amount: Determined at time of booking