The Bar Exam - The Definitive Open Mic Showcase and Competition Hosted by CEO of Savage Fam - Mike Sick!
at Apache Cafe
June 23, 2017    9:00PM




Pass the bar or pass the mic!

12 artists compete. 3 Judges critique and narrow down our top 5. Judging is then turned over to the audience. $1,400 in prizes and the right to headline the next months Showcase.

Presented by Savage Fam PRO - The Bar Exam is Atlanta's definitive open-mic showcase & competition and one of the cities biggest! 16 artists battle for The Bar Exam crown before an industry panel of judges. Ultimately, you the audience decide if they #PassTheBar or #PassTheMic

The Bar Exam is the definitive talent competition, open mic and showcase. The nations best emcees, poets, and singers are being discovered right here in Atlanta. The Bar Exam brings the excitement; inspiration, anticipation, humor and heart break from the likes of American Idol and puts it in front of a live audience. The Bar Exam is the place to develop your craft, showcase your talents, and network with like-minded people and industry professionals.

Winner headlines the next month + $1,400 in prizes including recording and video session at Bar Exams official studio partner -

Doors-Dinner-Drinks/Artist Check In 9pm
Show 930PM Sharp!
$10 General admission
Registration starts at $40
Register to perform at All genres welcome. Slots are limited to 12 per showcase.

Our halftime show will feature the previous months winner + national touring rapper, singer or poet!

*There will be two lines. Priority entry for Pre-Sale, Table reservations and RSVP*


*Cash only, day of entry, at the door. There is an ATM inside the door for your convenience. The bar/restaurant takes VISA/MC/American Express/DISCOVER/Cash.

There is a $10 per person minimum for table seating.

Parking - 4 options:
1) on-street in a marked pay meter space. Most on-street is free after 10p Read signs!
2) Big lot between Apache Cafe and the Varisty. Self-pay at the pay kiosk on Spring St or get booted (not us!)
3) GA Tech Hotel and Conference center one block north of us at 4th & Spring, usually $1.50/hr Read hours of operation!

Created and hosted by MICXSIC

Music by DJ Knotts @djknotts

Past featured artists have included:
SyAri Da Kid (Cash Money), RaRa (Grand Hustle) Supastition, J-Live, Def Poetry poets Georgia Me, Red Storm & Abyss, Singer/Violinist Angelina Sherie

Celebrity Judges = Industry accredited producers, managers, songwriters, Journalists, A&Rs and DJs.

Past Judges:
Producers: 2X Grammy winner Focus, Mr. Hanky (T.I California), Black Metaphor (Rick Ross), Smitti Boi (Lil Boosie), Go Grizzly (3x in a row), Sean Pen of The Exclusives (August Alsina)

Managment: Nick Love (Grand Hustle), Joso (Twelve Music Group), Kash Johns (Winners Circle), Chris Patterson (Wonderland Records)

Journalists: Maurice Garland (XXL), Yohance Collins (AllHipHop.Com), Tai Saint Boogie (Vibe Magazine), Laura Martinez (The Shade Room), Brandon LSK (ABL radio)

Watch the promo trailer:

Freestyles, interviews and show recaps on The Bar Exam's YouTube Channel

A shot from June 2016 show:

**Images from our previous shows**




## Feedback and critique of your music, stage presence and performance from our Industry Panel

## Packed house every show

*Savage Fam Productions: Creating opportunity on the stage and beyond **

**Artists must pre-register to perform at this event**

(1) Table reservations are generally held until one (1) hour after doors open but make sure to refer to the event's specific ticket rules on Ticketweb; if you have not redeemed your table reservation by the specified time, you will lose your reservation and your table will be made available to others without refund.

(2) Table tickets are not required to attend, but they are recommended for guaranteed table seating. Try arriving early to be seated at an open an free table

(3) All reserved and walk-up tables have a $10 minimum per person

(4) A table ticket entitles you to the entire table with the described number of chairs. Do not purchase a table ticket for each person sitting with you at this table.

(5) General admission ticket is required per person to enter venue. Purchasing a table reservation does not include the price of admission. Admission may be purchased by selecting General Admission tickets or at the venue upon arrival.

(6) Table reservation fees do not go towards food or beverage, admission or gratuity.

(7) There are no refunds on table reservations (except event cancellations) additionally, seating/table arrangements or changes to them are non negotiable and provide no cause for refund.

(8) When you enter the venue, please see the Hostess to be seated and be prepared to show your reservation purchase credit card and picture ID before you are seated.

Should you have any further questions or concerns please feel free to call the Apache Cafe @ 404.876.5436 or visit


Apache Cafe - 64 3rd St. NW, Atlanta, GA 30308-1035 - 404.876.5436