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Stage Break – The Craufurd Arms

NXT News & Features
7 August 2018

59 Stratford Road, Milton Keynes, MK12 5LT, Bucks

Bookings: Jason Hall and Max Harvey

T: 01908 313864

E: Underpass@hotmail.co.uk

W: www.TheCraufurdarms.com

Capacity: 275   

PA/lights: Yes

Dressing rooms: Two

Booking policy:  “We book 7 days a week, there is an Open Mic night on the last Wednesday of every month, as well as acoustic slots for our street food events and record fairs. We also offer opening slots on shows with bigger artistes for local and national artistes.”

Best unsigned/emerging acts currently playing the venue:
Sun Silva, Naked Next Door, The Faim, Sports Team, Bitch Falcon,
The Spitfires, Tuskar, Conjurer, Seafoam, Luke Duffet.

What is the best advice you can give the manager of unsigned/emerging artistes:  “Promote your shows, one Facebook post is not enough. A proper social media campaign will put your shows in front of new audiences and increase attendees.”

Better known acts who’ve played the venue:  Cancer Bats, Soulfly, Skindred, Therapy?, The Bluetones, Living Color, Funeral For A Friend, Black Peaks, Dinosaur Pile Up, Slaves, Mallory Knox, The Wombats, Jamie Lenman, Idles, Ugly Kid Joe.

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