PLAY: CEG and Nolafunk Presents Funk Fest NYC (Spring 2019)

Posted by:  Creative Entertainment Group [CEG Presents]  | When:  | Where: New York, New York, USA

  Booking 6 Sonicbids bands

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CEG & Nolafunk Presents are hosting a series of Funk Fest Concerts throughout Manhattan & Brooklyn. We are looking for 6 Sonicbids bands with a strong live presence, a funky sound with an amazing ability to bring a crowd into a dance frenzy!

We are live music fans first and foremost and we look forward to working with new and talented musicians!

The Opportunity

CEG Presents is a team of live music fans and independent concert promoters based in New York City. They promote and produce concerts at numerous area venues such as Arlene's Grocery, Brooklyn Bowl, Drom, Gramercy Theatre, Highline Ballroom, Irving Plaza, le poisson rouge, The Iridium, Knitting Factory (Brooklyn), and Concert Cruises; in addition to presenting a series of After-Parties both in Manhattan and in New Orleans during Jazz Fest.

CEG & Nolafunk presents give Funk bands a platform to showcase their talent and curate cohesive musical bills to ensure successful concerts. 

The Band

  • Bands should have established draw in New York, with play history in NYC or know they can bring a sizable crowd of about 30-40 people 
  • 21+ bands only 
  • Bands must be actively playing shows
  • All acts applying must meet the criteria that we look for, lyrics, stage presence, style and artists must have a fanbase
  • Looking for serious funk bands only 
  • Set Length: Average 40 min sets
  • General backline will be provided, as per venue
  • Must have a strong presence online, promote well and have an established draw in the market

The Gig

  • Details: 

    • Set Length: 40 mins
    • General backline will be provided

    Additional Payment Details:

    • Bands will receive a percentage of door sales 
    • Band keeps 100% of their merch sales

    If you're interested in playing, apply and CEG Presents will send availabilities that fit your band. 


  • Compensation Amount: Determined at time of booking