By Morgan James

Have you made it to the CV Open Mic Competition yet? If you love The Voice, American Idol, Live Music of all kinds… you will love this show! Each week contestants perform their best song for the crowd and interchanging weekly judges. The top three are awarded prizes such as restaurant gift cards from Stuft Pizza and The Block Sports Bar & Grill, or movie tickets, with the first place winner moving on to the finals for a shot at incredible prizes! Don’t miss this exciting event.

***We begin our new session in just a few short weeks, but in the meantime we will continue to hold our regular Open Mic EVERY WEDNESDAY so come out and join the fun! ALL ages. ALL genres. ALL experience levels.



*Music Video Production (Desert C.A.M. Studios/Winmill Films & Award Winning Director Chip Miller)

*$500 trip to Las Vegas (Crater Lake Spirits)

*Artist Development Session (Grammy Nominated Producer Ronnie King)

*Promotional Photo Shoot (Celebrity Photographer, Rav Holly)

*Merchandise Package incl logo design, 25 t-shirts, stickers and more! (Brutal Bee Music Group)

I hope to see you all next WEDNESDAY at THE BLOCK SPORTS BAR & GRILL in Cathedral City! Look for coverage of this week’s event and the announcement of winners in the next issue of Coachella Valley Weekly! SPECIAL THANKS to all of our sponsors: Desert C.A.M. Studios/Winmill Films & Chip Miller, Ronnie King Music, Crater Lake Spirits, Rav Holly, Stuft Pizza Bar & Grill, CV Weekly, Canyon Copy & Print, Brutal Bee Music Group, and The Block Sports Bar & Grill.

Be sure to “LIKE” for updates! ALL AGES ALLOWED and YOU may compete EVERY week! PLEASE NOTE: Due to our overwhelming number of interested performers, sign in starts at 7pm and will be closed at 7:45pm. BRING YOUR FRIENDS, FAMILY and FANS and note that the competition usually ends around 10:30pm so be sure your friends and family know to stay until the end to voice their vote!!! For questions or information about sign-up, please see or contact creator and host, Morgan Alise James at or (714) 651-1911