OPEN MIC (FAQ & Schedule)

** We are constantly looking for Hosts for our music/comedy mic nights.  If you’re interested, please email Josh at:**


You got a Voice. We got a Platform.

WHO:  Open to  singer-songwriters, bands, all music forms, spoken words, rap, hiphop, comedy, multi-media

WHEN:  Sunday Through Thursday (5 Nights/week)   

TIME:  6:30 pm  to 10:00 pm

SIGN UP:  6:30 pm onwards through the duration of the show  

MINIMUM COVER:  There’s a small $5 Minimum Purchase Cover to support the space… so, come in a hungry and/or thirsty.  

TRIBAL CAFE MENU:  We have an expansive menu that will surprise you. We have full deli that offers super healthy and delicious wraps, sandwiches, bowls, salads & mexican food, plus a full Espresso Bar and a full Juice Bar that offers Tropical Fruit Smoothies, Green Juices & Green Smoothies.  For details, Check out our menu on this site.  

DURATION OF PERFORMANCE:  Participants are given enough time to perform by the host.  Talk to the host if you need more time.

PA SYSTEM:   We have a medium-duty PA System designed mostly for singers, comics and light musical instruments.  Bands and other acts need to bring their own equipment.  For music back up, you can plug in your mobile phones, cd player or whatever playback device to our PA System, just bring with you the appropriate cable connectors.  Our PA System has both female RCA inputs and 1/4-inch female phone jack inputs.  

PIANO:  Sorry, we don’t have one.  You can bring in your keyboard and plug in to our PA system

WANT A SLOT FOR A SHOW?  Depending on availability, we can book your event on:

a) Friday or Saturday nite (7:30 to 10:30 – 3 hours) or

b) Saturday or Sunday (4pm to 7pm – 3 hours)

WANT TO HOST AN OPEN MIC?  We’re constantly looking for dynamic hosts (for music & comedy) who can do aggressive promotions (via social media, friends, other open mics) to bring in new faces to the café and make his/her night the biggest thing that hit echo park!!  

It will be for once (or more) a month .. there’s no pay involved.. all our hosts do their thing for genuine “love” for their craft and the opportunity to grow and support their fellow artists.. hosts get free meal on their night.  Contact Josh at:

Tribal Cafe Open Mic ** rated #1/ USA Today / 2016 **

CONTACT US:  For more info, contact Josh at:

OPEN MIC SCHEDULE:  Here’s our Open Mic Schedule with the hosts’ contact info.  You may contact the hosts directly for info.

 1st & 2nd Sundays Hosted by Castro Vegas:


3rd Sunday 

4th Sunday

Hosted by Castro Vegas:


Hosted by Castro Vegas:


MONDAY   7:30 – 10:30 PM HOST INFO
1st Monday T Alex
3rd Monday T Alex
4th Monday Sarah Harris <>
TUESDAYS   7:30 – 10:30 PM  
 1st Tuesday

Tavaris Smith <>


2nd Tuesday Steviey Adore>
3rd Tuesday


Hosted by Castro Vegas:


4th Tuesday Hosted by Castro Vegas:


5th Tuesday George Kimmel IV<>
WEDNESDAY .. 7:30 – 10:30 PM
1st Wednesday
George Kimmel IV<
2nd Wednesday
George Kimmel IV<
3rd Wednesday George Kimmel IV<
4th Wednesday
George Kimmel IV<
5th Wednesday  George Kimmel IV<
THURSDAY ….. 7:30 – 10:30 PM
1st Thursday


2nd Thursday

Zay Davis <>



3rd Thursday


Fallon Seymon
4th Thursday
Phillip McCombs