BOOK ONLINE

 

All booking inquiries should be sent to: bugjarbooking@gmail.com
subject: ATTN: Doug Kelley or Oz Asbjorn (metal shows)


Any band without a booking agent contacting Bug Jar is responsible for the following:

  • Finding TWO ROCHESTER BASED Support Acts for the show

  • Presenting a Marketing Plan (posters, online, etc)

  • Our calendar system works on a First Come First Serve Basis

    • HOLD's have a one month window, where they are subject to Challenge's made by a Major Booking Agent, or Major Touring Act. 

      • If you get bumped arrangements will be made immediately to reschedule your show​

 

  • Please do not expect to headline on a Friday or Saturday night if you do not have the ability to draw a crowd of at least 80-100 people.

 

  • No calls please - we will only respond to emails. If we are interested in booking your band, we will email you back.

 

  • Only send LINKS to your Music and Videos, NO FILES

 

  • Press materials can be sent to:

    • Bug Jar

                    219 MONROE AVE
                    Rochester, NY, 14607

                    All shows are 21+ unless otherwise listed.

Sunday - Thursdays are 18+ events

Friday & Saturdays are 21+ (unless otherwise noted)

** Unders Must Buy Special Will Call Presale on Fri & Sat **

Stage & Sound

House Engineer: Nic Marinaccio , Ohmco Recording & Sound

Stage dimensions: 12ft x 18ft x 9ft, stage height: 26″

  • FOH: Allen Heath Mix Wizard, 16×2. 14 channels from stage

  • 2 Monitor mix across 3 speakers, hanging from ceiling (3rd mix available if necessary for IEM)

  • 4 gates, 6 compressors, 31-band Ashly House EQ, 15-band EQs on Monitors

  • DBX dual 31 band EQ for mains

  • DBX 15 band equalizer for monitor

  • Mics: (4) sm58s, (4-5) DI boxes, (1) senn e635, (1) PG52, SURE drum mic kit, (3) clip-on tom mics, (3) PG57

  • DJ equipment: 2 technics turntables, Vestax PCV-275 mixer, 2 cd players, 2 1/8″ ins for ipod or computer

 
 

Load/Parking

  • BANDS

    • LOAD IN IS 7:00PM UNLESS OTHER ARRANGEMENTS HAVE BEEN MADE​

    • RED = LOAD ZONE

    • GREEN = PARKING