The Steamtown Original Music Showcase 2012

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  Booking 15 Sonicbids bands

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The Steamtown Original Music Showcase is storming back into downtown Scranton on August 31 through September 2, 2012. The Showcase will be selecting at least 15 Sonicbids artists for this year's event. All selected artists also receive VIP Showcase Passes which allow entry to all participating venues and ongoing events.

The goal of S.O.M.S is to hold a musical event for the community that raises music awareness and acknowledgment of local, regional, and national talent. The event, now going on its seventh year, is offering more to music lovers and business owners than ever before, all contained right in the downtown area of Scranton, PA.

The following venues have been confirmed for the Steamtown Original Music Showcase:

  • Scranton Hardware Bar-519 Linden St Scranton, PA. 18503

  • Kildares-119 Jefferson Ave Scranton, PA. 18503

  • The Bog-341 Adams Ave. Scranton, PA. 18503

  • Trax-700 Lackawanna Ave Scranton, PA. 18503

  • The Keys-244 Penn Avenue Scranton, PA 18503

  • The Backyard Alehouse-521 Linden St. Scranton, PA 18503

  • The Banshee-320 Penn Avenue Scranton, PA 18503

  • New Visions Studio-501 Vine St Scranton, PA 18503 (All Ages Venue)

  • The Ice Box-3 West Olive St. Scranton, PA 18503 (All Ages Venue)

  • The Vintage Theater-119 Penn Avenue, Scranton PA 18503 (All Ages Venue)

Previous acts for past showcaseÂ’s include bands such as The Menzingers, Motionless in White, Nowhere Slow, OurAfter, Panacea, Hierosonic, Super BOB, Graces Downfall,The Moneynotes, Zelazowa, The Underground Saints, and many more.

The S.O.M.S focuses on networking of Artists directly to regionally respected promoters, press editors, and talent buyers so that they may develop not only in Northeastern PA, but also in other regional markets.

The Showcase will feature a majority of talent buyers and promoters from a five state region on the hunt for new talent to bring into their markets along with local club owners and promoters searching for new talent for the Northeastern PA Region.