Music Connection magazine and Michael McCarthy are presenting an open mic at El Cid every Monday. In the last 2 years alone El Cid has hosted secret shows for Beck, Jane’s Addiction, Tenacious D, Wolfmother, Spoon and Flight of the Conchords. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or new to the scene, El Cid’s beautiful old-school variety-night theater space is the ideal spot for you to get in front of an audience and show them what you’re about. All are welcome. Sign-ups are from 7:30-8:30 or SIGN UP ONLINE at vishun.net/openmic/start. For full details go to myspace.com/openmicatelcid. To BOOK YOUR BAND or acoustic act at EL CID e-mail Michael McCarthy email@example.com.