LRL Award Winning Open Mic

Multiple Dates

Hideaway Cafe - 1756 Central Avenue


Join us for the Hideaway Cafe's Nashville inspired original music open mic of the city's longest running weekly opportunities for original musicians to share their newest material with a truly appreciative audience in a listening room atmosphere.

The Hideaway Cafe invites all singer/songwriters to join them every Thursday for their open mic night, a.k.a. Living Room Live. Just named Creative Loafing's Best of the Bay 2014 for "Best Open Mic Night", the Hideaway Cafe has opened up its doors and its stage for the past 5 years to countless rising talents as well as seasoned veterans who have made a career of music.

Host John Kelly, a singer/songwriter himself, started this weekly tradition 5 years ago after building a stage as an extension of his recording studio. And the rest is history. The talent has been immense, the highlight reel endless... and the memories priceless. The collaborations credited to a chance meeting on this special night range from duos to bands….even a few marriages!

You won't find a more appreciative audience than you will here at St Petersburg's Original Listening Room!

The board opens starting at 6pm for singer/songwriters to sign up to take the stage to share 2-3 original songs (15 minutes) and then "pass the mic" so to speak. Music starts at 7 and goes until the list is finished.

Invite your favorite music loving friends out for some incredible original music from some of St Pete's finest! As always Thursdays are free.

Best of the Bay Open Mic 2015
Best of the Bay Open Mic 2015

Hosted By: Hideaway Cafe

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