Taste Budd's Chocolate and Coffee Cafe (May-Aug '11)

Posted by:  Taste Budd's Cafe, Inc.  | 

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Summary

Taste Budd's Chocolate and Coffee Café offers artists a truly unique performance opportunity. Everything from kids shows to songwriters series, Taste Budd's offers a platform for every type of artist. All artists receive a free meal and $15 house tip (except Friday night), plus customer tips. For certain events, artists also get a $50 stipend./n/nTaste Budd's Chocolate and Coffee Café offers artists a truly unique performance opportunity. Everything from kids shows to songwriters series, Taste Budd's offers a platform for every type of artist. Taste Budd's typically hires 1-2 performers monthly, but there are numerous special events as well that require additional bookings. Artists booked in time will be included in Taste Budd's event calendar and monthly enews sent to approximately 1500 customers. Enews features include your digital image, bios, and links EPK's.



There are 2 kid show events on Saturday mornings from 10:30am - 11:30am, and live music every Saturday 2pm-4pm and Sunday 12pm -2pm. Friday nights can be booked for artists who are interested however there is no house tip or stipend, only free meal and tips by attendees. Attendance on Friday nights tends to be slow if there is no local draw.



All artists receive a free meal and $15 house tip (except Friday night). Compensation is usually taken by the artists' themselves in form of tips. For certain events, artists get a $50 stipend along with their free meal. The café seats 50 people, and percussion instruments are allowed; however if performers must play loud this is not the venue for them. Taste Budd's has a Fender Passport 150, 2 microphones and mic stands with additional stands upon request.



Artists are also presented with a great avenue to sell merchandise and CD's, and they are welcome to keep 100% of their merchandise sales. If you have questions regarding this opportunity, please feel free to email songwriters@tastebudds.com. However, artists interested in being seriously considered for dates are requested to submit through the Sonicbids dropbox.

Terms And Conditions

House Rules: No covers, respectable attire (casual is fine), arrive early enough to start on time, stop on time (we need time for staff to clean up), no profanity, consider every show for all ages, no alcohol. No regular MC be prepared to introduce yourself, announcements can be made about your future shows at other places but must include announcements of future shows at Taste Budds. Announce/encourage email sign up (clip boards and caf computer are always ready), encourage audience to purchase the delicious foods and beverages at Taste Budds in order to support future live performances.
Fee gigs see caf supervisor for payment at end of show.