Musiikki Open Mic Night Rules/FAQ:
Respect The Space, Performers, Audience, and Host/Temp
Audience**Be quiet and attentive during performances.
Performers**Must stay within their time limits (including set up time and material introductions).
Performers**Do not call out audience members, the host will deal with discrepancies.
No established full bands or artists that bring large followings.
No intoxicated performances please.
Note: You may be asked to leave if you are caught breaking any of these rules.
Q. Where do i sign up?
A. Online sign up is at 12 p.m. - 2 p.m. on the day of the open mic. Walk-in sign ups are available at musiikki cafe through your bartender from 12 p.m. onward. any online sign up that is not filled by 2 p.m. will automatically become a walk-in time slot.
Q. How do I sign up online?
A. Direct Message through the musiikki Cafe open mic facebook or instagram page.
Q. How Long is my set
A. 15 minutes including set up and tear down. For musicians/duos/trios, generally 3 songs or 2 longer songs. for other performances (comedy, spoken word, poetry, etc.) consider structuring your act around 12 minutes.
Q. What if i can't fill 15 minutes?
A. That is okay! We will have surplus time for overflow performers!
Note: As a frequent/returning performer, you may be asked to share some of your time slot with newcomers that are not aware of sign up.
Q. Is there house instruments/Microphones?
A. Yep! We have a house guitar, house percussion (a Cajon), a bass amp, a guitar amp, and microphones available.
Q. Can i bring my own mic/instruments/special cables?
A. Yes, bringing your own instruments and special cables is encouraged. However, please consider only bringing dynamic microphones.
Q. Can i set up drums?
A. Yep, but please alert the bartender/host in advance if you plan to bring a drum set.
Note: all drum sets must be set up 1 hour before open mic begins, and you will not be able to tear down until open mic has ended.
Open Mic Sign Up Slots
**Summer Schedule In Bold**
7:00 pm - Walk In
7:15 pm - Walk In
7:30 pm - Walk In
7:45 pm - Walk In
8:00 pm - Walk In
8:15 pm - Walk In
8:30 pm - Online
8:45 pm - Online
9:00 pm - Online
9:15 pm - Online
9:30 pm - Online
9:45 pm - Online
10:00 pm - Online
10:15 pm - Online
10:30 pm - Walk In
10:45 pm - Walk In