PLAY: Singer/Songwriter Night at Secret Loft NYC (Winter/Spring)

Posted by:  Secret Loft  | When:  –  | Where: Secret Loft, Manhattan, near the 14th Street/Sixth Avenue subway, New York, New York, USA

  Booking 4 Sonicbids bands

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Come showcase your Singer/Songwriter skills at Secret Loft in Manhattan this winter and spring. With a dedicated local following, this is a great way to build your reputation in and play with other great bands.

This is a consistent avail listing on Sonicbids. If you're at all interested in playing Secret Loft in NYC. Apply on any date and we'll get you the best night for your band!

The Opportunity

Secret Loft is a DIY venue in Greenwich Village, Manhattan.

We host a monthly singer-songwriter night. Guests sit on carpets on the floor, focus on the music, and are asked not to talk during the performances. We're looking for 4 artists to each play a 20 minute set for a chill Wednesday show.

This is an amazing opportunity to get active in a super progressive music scene and start building a fan base and relationships with one of the best venues in town.

The Band

This is an amazing opportunity for local and nationally touring artists. If you have an amazing sound and looking to gain a wider audience, this is the gig for you!

We're looking for chill singer-songwriters. Electric guitars and accompaniment are fine, but please only apply for the gig if your act fits the vibe.

Bands must be actively playing shows 

Bands must be willing to heavily promote the show if chosen to play

Bands are able to sell merch on-site

All acts applying must meet the criteria that we look for, lyrics, stage presence, style and artists must have a fanbase

Acts must have a solid online presence 

The Gig

  • Capacity 80+
  • Doors at 8 pm
  • Sets at 8:30, 9, 9:30, and 10pm
  • We have a bass amp, small Line 6 guitar amp, and a really nice Yamaha Motif 88-key weighted-key keyboard available for backline, but no drums
  • Tickets will be priced at $5 and we'll do a door poll to determine draw for each artist. The first $25 from an artist's door goes to the sound/tech, and the rest goes to the artist, so if you draw 25 guests you'll make $100
  • Artists also get 2 drink tickets per band member


  • Compensation Amount: Up to $100.00
  • Percentage of Door: 100%
  • Overall Estimated Compensation: Up to $75.00