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Philly Rising Open Mic presented by REC Philly

  October 4, 2022 8:00 PM

Doors Open: 6:00 PM

**This event is FREE, no tickets required! Reservations are highly encouraged.**

The Lounge is a full-service restaurant & bar that opens at 6pm – check out our dinner menu here.

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Philly Rising Open Mic

World Cafe Live is partnering with local movers & shakers REC Philly to bring you an evening of musical collaboration, inspiration, and networking. The first Tuesday of each month, we’ll welcome performers from every genre to step up to the mic. Whether you’re an artist, a supporter, an industry professional, or just a music lover – Philly Rising Open Mic is the place to be! Admission is FREE and all ages are welcome.

Performers will be selected by lottery. Please check in with our host beginning at 6pm to enter your name, walk-up submissions only. Each performer is allowed 2-3 songs, or a maximum of 10 minutes.

Featured Performer: Noah Richardson

Noah Richardson, (22) is an alt-pop artist out of Philadelphia. Writing music in his funeral home basement, Richardson's artistry has received interest all over, from NBCs' ''The Voice"' to Unclear Magazine's "Next Artist to Watch': After winning Blake McLain's YouTube songwriting series "The Producer" (309k subscribers), Richardson released his debut track 'lowercase letters' in 2021. Since then, he agreed to a song by song deal with indie label 'Free Dive Records: With only 6 grass roots style releases under his belt, Richardson's work has garnered praise from publications Unclear Magazine's (Next Artist to Watch) and esteemed influencers like Summer McKeen (1.8 million) and Liv Cowherd (144k). His music has been featured on various radio stations across the United States and Canada.

**This event is FREE, no tickets required! Reservations are highly encouraged.**