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Pooca Bar

Hamburger Berg 12, 20359 Hamburg
Club, est. 2010

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The Pooca is located on the Hamburger Berg, in the heart of St.Pauli. For some years now, artists from all over the world have appeared here, everything started with the Open Stage back then. The Open Stage quickly became a true institution of our Hamburg musicians. In the course of time, the newcomer series Pooca Circus was launched, in which predominantly young Hamburg artists wanted to be able to prove their worth. At the beginning of 2015 there was a change in the Booking, it should change a bit! Of course, this reorientation did not go away without mistakes and difficulties, everything takes time. In 2016 there were the first sold out shows, the music scene has Pooca more and more on the radar. In the meantime, we were able to enjoy nearly 750 concerts in our 100-man hall and welcome (...) Show morebands like Merauder (USA), Ich Kann Fliegen (D), Peter Pux (D) or artists like Sebastian Hackel (D). Show less

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Die Pooca befindet sich auf dem Hamburger Berg, im Herzen von St.Pauli. Seit einigen Jahren treten hier Künstler aus der ganzen Welt auf, alles angefangen hatte es damals mit der Open Stage. Die Open Stage entwickelte sich schnell zu einer wahren Institution unser den Hamburger Musikern. In laufe der Zeit wurde die Newcomer Reihe Pooca Circus ins Leben gerufen, in der überwiegend Junge Hamburger Künstler ihr können unter Beweis stellen wollten. Anfang 2015 kam es zu einem Wechsel im Booking, es sollte sich etwas ändern! Natürlich ist diese Neuausrichtung nicht ohne Fehler und Schwierigkeiten von dannen gegangen, alles braucht seine Zeit. Im Jahr 2016 gab es dann die ersten Ausverkauften Shows, die Musik Szene hat die Pooca immer mehr auf dem Radar. Mittlerweile durften wir knapp 750 Konzer (...) Show morete in unseren 100 Mann Halle erleben und Bands wie Merauder (USA), Ich Kann Fliegen (D), Peter Pux (D) oder Künstler wie Sebastian Hackel (D) bei uns begrüßen. Show less

Factsheet
  • Venue characteristics

    Size and capacity (audience)

    Owner's statement: small (up to 100)

    User's statements:

    • small (up to 100) (111 User)
    • medium (up to 500) (6 User)

    Type of venue

    Owner's statement: integrated into bar or similar

    User's statements:

    • separate venue (8 User)
    • integrated into bar or similar (108 User)

    Acoustics

    Owner's statement: good

    User's statements:

    • good (39 User)
    • average (66 User)
    • bad (10 User)

    Backstage room available

    Owner's statement: yes

    User's statements:

    • yes (36 User)
    • no (71 User)

    Merch selling possible

    Owner's statement: yes

    User's statements:

    • yes (73 User)
    • no (18 User)

    Non-smoker location

    Owner's statement: no

    User's statements:

    • yes (11 User)
    • no (89 User)
  • Event concepts

    Which kind of payment do bands receive normally?

    • fixed payment (1 User)
    • doordeal, profit share (65 User)
    • profit share, pay to play (6 User)
    • audience donation (2 User)
    • none (8 User)

    If true, do newcomers and local bands get booked?

    Owner's statement: yes

    User's statements:

    • yes (73 User)
    • rarely (1 User)
    • no (1 User)

    Does the club actively advertise events?

    Owner's statement: yes

    User's statements:

    • yes (11 User)
    • little or not at all (39 User)

    Venue can be rented for own events

    Owner's statement: yes

    User's statements:

    • yes (31 User)
  • Stagecraft

    Stage

    Owner's statement: available

    User's statements:

    • available (113 User)
    • not available, but can be brought and assembled (1 User)
    • not available (4 User)

    Size of stage or performance-area respectively

    Owner's statement: average (5-12 m²)

    User's statements:

    • small (up to 5 m²) (83 User)
    • average (5-12 m²) (33 User)

    PA

    Owner's statement: available

    User's statements:

    • available (99 User)
    • available to some extent (18 User)
    • not available (1 User)

    Stage lights

    Owner's statement: available

    User's statements:

    • available (61 User)
    • available to some extent (45 User)
    • not available (9 User)

    FoH personell

    Owner's statement: present

    User's statements:

    • present (88 User)
    • not present (7 User)
    • sometimes, with prior consent (21 User)

    Preparation and soundcheck

    Owner's statement: negotiable

    User's statements:

    • early afternoon (1 User)
    • late afternoon / evening (108 User)
    • negotiable (7 User)

    Dismantling

    Owner's statement: equipment must be dismantled and loaded after the sow

    User's statements:

    • equipment must be dismantled and loaded after the sow (95 User)
    • equipment can be left there over night (1 User)
    • negotiable (2 User)

    Loading and unloading situation

    • loading/unloading directly at building or stage entrance respectively (56 User)
    • nearby (37 User)
    • loading/unloading hardly possible (14 User)
  • Location, arrival, parking

    Location

    Owner's statement: city centre

    User's statements:

    • city centre (116 User)

    Arrival by car, parking

    Owner's statement: no or insufficient parking space, parking is possible nearby

    User's statements:

    • location has sufficient parking space (9 User)
    • no or insufficient parking space, parking is possible nearby (87 User)
    • no parking space nearby (3 User)

    Arrival by public transport

    Owner's statement: good

    User's statements:

    • good (96 User)
    • average (1 User)
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Ø-Rating: 3,50   124 Ratings

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Current gig offers

Lokaler Support gesucht! Konzert in der Pooca-Bar mit DIAS

Local support wanted! Concert in the Pooca-Bar with DIAS

29 Sep 2019, Pooca Bar, Hamburg

29 Sep 2019, Hamburg
Pooca Bar

Offered by: YesYesYes
Date: Sunday, 29 September 2019, 19:00
Venue: Pooca Bar , 20359 Hamburg
Acts: Band
Local acts preferred!
Genre: Rock, Alternative/Independent
Excluded genres: Metal
Free slots: 1
Salary: Doordeal
Cost/pay-to-play: none
Backline: partially available

Posted on 4 August 2019

Supportact aus Hamburg gesucht

Supportact from Hamburg wanted

5 Dec 2019, Pooca Bar, Hamburg

5 Dec 2019, Hamburg
Pooca Bar

Offered by: TRAUMFRESSER
Date: Thursday, 5 December 2019, 20:00
Venue: Pooca Bar , 20359 Hamburg
Acts: Band, Singer/Songwriter
Local acts preferred!
Genre: Pop, Rock, Alternative/Independent, Punk/Hardcore
Free slots: 1
Salary: Doordeal
Cost/pay-to-play: Minimum ticket purchase
Backline: available

Posted on 12 August 2019   1

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