PLAY: Ward 6 Social Club (Lawrence, MA) - Fall

Posted by:  Ward 6 Social Club  | When:  –  | Where: Ward 6 Social Political Club LLC, 57 Springfield Street, Lawrence, Massachusetts, USA

  Booking 10 Sonicbids bands

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Called the "best-kept secret" in Lawrence, the Ward 6 Social Club resides in a two-family home that became a secret clubhouse during Prohibition. Ward 6 Social Club is filling its live music calendar for the fall and is now taking applications from Sonicbids bands to rock the house!

Located close to a major ski resort, this is the perfect opportunity to catch new fans on their way home from the slopes.

The Opportunity

Complete with seating, pool tables, and games Ward 6 offers visitors a casual, all-around relaxed vibe. The club's greatest surprise is its back room, designed like an Egyptian tent. They're currently looking for emerging bands with a great sound and following to come play at their venue this fall season.

The Band

  • All genres accepted
  • Showcase gigs designed to promote bands locally
  • 21+ venue
  • We love Hip Hop, R&B, Pop, Soul, and Pop. We except other genres as long as it's good and makes people dance.
  • We have more dates available than those listed. If you're interested in playing our venue, apply and we'll send you availabilities that we think fit your band!
  • Bands get food and drinks
  • Bands must be actively playing shows 

  • Bands are able to sell merch on-site

  • Acts must have a solid online presence 

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

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

The Gig

  • Capacity 90
  • Perform 20-30 minute sets
  • Hip Hop events will feature artists performing 10-20 minute sets
  • Sound equipment (mics, PAs, monitors) provided
  • Ward 6 Social Club is a smoke friendly club
  • Artists need to provide basic backline

Additional Compensation Details

  • $10 cover, bands split 80% of door proceeds
  • Bands keep 100% of their merch sales 
  • Artist compensation based on tickets sold at the door. 
  • This is also a great opportunity for local, regional up and coming acts to get more visibility. If you're looking to get involved with this show, meet other artists and gain new fans, this is the gig for you!


  • Percentage of Door: 80%