The OPEN MIC MOVEMENT (OMM) is in full swing. We’re working to shore up the music industry. The music industry is imperilled because grassroots venues are closing down – namely pubs. Pubs are closing at a rate of 29 per week. Soon there will be no place for artists and bands to perform.
No new musicians coming through!
Our aim is to reverse this trend. We are making sure that at least one really good music pub stays open in every town. Visit the “About The Open Mic Movement” section from the above menu to find out more.
Featured Band "Sofasonic" is an exciting Hertford-based originals blues/rock band formed in 2007. It consists of four members - Michael, SJ, Niall and Elliot, playing lead vocals/guitar, bass/backing vocals, guitar and drums respectively. They perform forty gigs per...read more
The Smash was formed by four - fifty-something punk rockers who were "bored of playing the wrong music, with the wrong people, for the wrong reasons." They played standard rock and pop covers at weddings and birthdays; "Johnny B Good", "Sweet Home Alabama", etc,...read more
Last month's Featured Artist at The George III in Hoddesdon, is releasing her first EP of six songs. The EP with the title track "Clocks" is out this Friday 21st, August 2016 on all good digital download sites. You'll remember that the Open Mic Movement was pleased to...read more