PLAY: The Nest (Brooklyn) Summer

Posted by:  Aweless Agency  | When:  –  | Where: Brooklyn, New York, USA

  Booking 3 Sonicbids bands

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The Nest is producing Hard Rock/Metal Shows and we're looking for NYC best bands to come and rock out. As it's becoming harder and harder to find venues that showcase Hard Rock/Metal, The Nest is passionate about keeping the music alive and cultivating a scene where bands can come and rock out and build their fanbase and careers.  

The Opportunity

The Nest is looking for awesome bands to play this summer. The Nest is a basement dive bar located in Bluebird Brooklyn featuring Live Music, Comedy, Drag Shows, and more! This is an amazing opportunity to get active in the  Hard Rock/Metal NYC music scene and start building a fan base and relationships with one of the best kept secret venues in town.

The Band

We're looking for Hard Rock and Metal only

Bands must be actively playing shows 

Looking for NYC and Tri-State bands

Bands must draw at least 15 people 

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

Pay is determined upon booking

PA provided

Basic backline provided 

Right next door to the Q, B, and S train

Capacity 150+

30min Sets. $8/Adv | $10/Door Performers are paid majority percentage of sales based off their personal draw. Must draw in at least 6 people to be eligible for payment.

We will have more dates available in the future but  If you're interested in playing, apply and we'll book you if your music fits!


  • Compensation Amount: Determined at time of booking