The Bull & Gate

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About The Bull & Gate

The Bull & Gate is a venue popular with up-and-coming musicians, thanks to its professional setup, formal stage area and appreciative audience. The venue has hosted a variety of big-name acts in the past, and hosts live music virtually every night of the week.

Artists playing at The Bull and Gate are able to load into the venue from 4.30pm through the alleyway to its side.

Genres
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Acoustic
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Blues
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Country
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Folk
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Indie
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Pop
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Rock
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Soul
Venue Capacity
101 - 300
Equipment

P.A. / LIGHTS SPECIFICATION

Stage
Stage size: 8.2m x 8.2m
Clearance: 3.4m
Limited storage area to side of stage
Small shared dressing room with toilet behind stage

Speaker system
2 1.5KW JBL Mid/high speakers flown
2 1.0K Beyma 2x15 bass enclosures in stage
2 Pulse 2200W power amps
1 QSC 600W power amp
1 DBX Driverack 260 PA management system

Monitor system
1 4 way mix
2 1.0KW sidefills
4 400W 12” + 1” flown front monitors
1 500W 18”+1” drumfill
1 Pulse 4ch 2400W power amp
1 4 way monitor compression control

Control System
1 Yamaha LS9/16 Digital mixer
1 CD player
Mics include Beta 57A, SM58, SM57, E604, D112 and Dis

LIGHTING SPEC

10 PAR 64 Hi power LED lamps
2 PAR 36 Hi power LED lamps
2 PAR 64 + 2 Profiles generic
1 48ch dmx console fully programmed
1 6ch 2K dimmer pack
1 Projection scrim upstage

FRONT BAR / DJ

2 QSC K10 speakers
1 EV SxA 100+ speaker
1 Soundcraft EFX8 live mixer
2 Numark NDX400 CD decks
1 Stanton DJ mixer

Gigs at The Bull & Gate

Gigs take place seven nights a week. Acts are generally established, although support slots are often available.

Set Lengths
Usually 30 minutes
Rewards/Fees
60% of your total door taking. This is calculated after £90 has been subtracted from your band's total door takings to cover the club's costs. If your door takings do not cover these costs then no payment will be given. Bands are paid in cash where possible, or by cheque if no cash is available.

How to get a gig at The Bull & Gate

Bookings are handled through promoter Club Fandango. Artists wanting to play at The Bull and Gate should expect to be able to bring at least 20 fans with them. If you think you're up to it, email the venue using the details below giving as much information as possible, including myspace/website links.

How to contact The Bull & Gate

Booking Email
newmusic@clubfandango.co.uk
Booking Tel
Booking Link

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