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US and Canadian Poetry Open Mikes

Lax Lounge

Open Mike (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Other Friday at 9pm

Hosted by Jack

205 Lark Street
Albany, NY

The Talent Scout Open Mic Continues THREE nights a Week. *SCHEDULE* at Please share this information with anyone interested in networking with musicians, hiring bands , listening to or performing live music at public venues. *Dates and description below*


WOLFF'S BIERGARTEN 165 Erie Blvd SCHENECTADY, NY 12305 (518) 631-9517


THE BLACK BEAR INN 310 19th St, Watervliet, NY 12189 (518) 272-9486


(Dec 13, 27) JESSICA STONES 738 Loudon Road (Rt 9) Latham, NY 12110 (518) 785-8536

EVERY FRIDAY… Various capital region locations * for schedule*

The Talent Scout Open Mic is a live music event where musicians and singers can perform with a professional and supportive live band.

Singers, musicians, solo acts, duos, and bands are all welcome to perform.

The Talent Scout Open Mic is the place to find musicians, duos, and bands for your party, club, or special event… a unique opportunity for bands and artists of all genres to network, interact, see, hear, and find musicians to collaborate with.

If your group needs a musician, the house band will provide one or more for your open mic performance. Please feel free to write exactly what you are looking for on the signup sheet.

The house band consists of vocals, guitar, drums, bass, and keyboard. Full back line is provided (drums, guitar and bass amps, pa system, three microphones, keyboard, supportive musicians).

A signup sheet is provided to ensure a fair order for all performers.

Talent Scout Open Mic events are happening at least three nights every week in capital region locations. Visit for schedule. Call 1-800-568-0375 or email with questions and comments.

Food & Drink Menu at ALL Locations.

Always call venue to verify dates, times, and details.

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LIVE MUSIC for Your Party!

MUSIC LESSONS for ALL Instruments!



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  • Submitted by jack
  • Last updated: July 26

Upcoming Dates

  • Friday, Oct 05
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