PLAY: The Vortex - Akron (May)

Posted by:  The Vortex  | When:  –  | Where: The Vortex, 1167 Brittain Rd, Akron, Ohio, USA

  Booking 4 Sonicbids bands

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The Vortex is the primary destination to find emerging Hip Hop and Hardcore bands in the Ohio Area. Known for an amazing sound system, cheap drinks, great bands and crowds, this is a venue that has helped launch the career of many artists in the Ohio area.

Compensation TBD based on ticket sales.

The Opportunity

Voted as the BEST Live Music Venue in Northeast Ohio. This is the perfect venue to play live shows and organically build your fan base.

This is a consistent availability for The Vortex. Apply to play on any date listed and we'll send you the availabilities that we have that we think fit your band. 

The Band

  • Primarily looking for Hip-Hop and Hardcore bands
  • Open to bands of all ages
  • Only looking for bands who can draw a crowd of 10-15+ people

The Gig

  • Looking for local bands able/willing to sell a minimum of ten (10) $8 tickets with a $4/$4 split between the venue and the band on presale tickets sold
  • Basic Backline Provided
  • More Avails to play future shows
  • Capacity 75-100


  • Compensation Amount: Up to $500.00
  • Percentage of Door: 50%