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.
We're excited to introduce to you a regular open jam event in Bishops Stortford. "No Jacket Required Jam Sessions" is held on the first Wednesday of every month at the Rose and Crown in Bishops Stortford. You'll find more information on this jam session...read 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