So, you want to play Fontana's...
proud of our 180 capacity room and it's genuinely world-class
sound system run by
some of the most talented, efficient,
and chill sound engineers in the city. But as the saying
goes, if a tree falls in the forest... So we welcome your
submissions with open arms to hopefully add you to our family of
bands with whom we have an open door relationship to come back
from wherever their success may take them.
Past performers include
Eastbound Jesus, FiKus, Luke The Knife, Sound Remedy,
Folkadelics, Jane Lee Hooker, Kung Fu, The Main Squeeze, MUN,
Spiritual Rez, Sophistafunk, Turbine, The Wallace Brothers Band,
Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band and many more.
is the Head
Talent Buyer of Fontana’s. Please email Jen@cegmusic.com
We do not accept snail mail, in-person press kits, or phone
calls for purposes of booking a regular show.
If you are interested in being involved
with Funk Fest at Fontana’s, please note that in your email.
musical showcases and events, you can call (212) 634-0428 ext. 107
YOU MUST INCLUDE:
1. Any relevant links (Facebook
is much preferred if you have one, but feel free to include
Reverbnation, BandsinTown, Your Official Site, Youtube, Soundcloud,
2. ACCURATE recent three month show history with dates
and draws. Remember, numbers are researchable.
3. The date range you are looking to play. (the last
week of October, etc)
4. Any other friends you may want to share a bill with,
So, you have a show on the books...
We love it when you promote your shows, but please hang your posters in legal spots only,
lest you get fined for vandalism. For that list
ONWARD AND SOCIALLY UPWARD NOT AWKWARD
Twitter are the most
important and ubiquitous tools for promoting your show.
We ask that you create a Facebook Event Invite page,
inviting everyone you now. On Twitter, build momentum
towards the night with sporadic leading up to full-court
Remember to include our handles,
as we'll be blasting your show on ours.