Posts tagged House Concert
Guest Post: How to Be a Home-Based Venue (we’re figuring it out)

Editor, freelance writer, and Side Door host Cory Stump shares how he got started hosting shows with Side Door at his home-based venue: McArthur Castle.

From overcoming the challenges of gaining a local reputation, to enjoying the highs of the “genuineness, spontaneity, and direct affiliation between performer and audience when separated by mere metres,” Cory Stumpf offers an engaging overview of what it’s like to host concerts in your own living room.

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Side Door Official Launch

As we launch our full platform, we reflect on how far we’ve come since those early days. We have had to learn so much, keep focused on the goal and remember to always put the artist first. To have and keep the trust of the artistic community isn’t some kind of philanthropic venture - it simply ensures the strongest and most vibrant service for everybody involved.

(Photo credit - Scott Munn)

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11 Tips for Hosting a House Concert

People like music. People get sick of battling boozy patrons at bars to see music. What if you could bring the music into your own home?

House concerts have been happening forever. But how do you actually do it?

(Photo credit - Scott Munn)

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