Band Directory FAQs

Need help using our Band Directory? Our Band Directory has over 100 artists spanning 60+ genres and representing 20+ cities. Whether you're a music enthusiast, musician, venue owner, show promoter, or a touring manager, get ready to rock out with the ultimate tool for exploration and connection.

Band Directory FAQs
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Are you ready to immerse yourself in the Gulf Coast's rich music scene without spending a dime? Look no further than, where the melodies are free-flowing, and the harmony never costs a penny! Our Band Directory is your passport to musical exploration, featuring over 100 artists spanning 60+ genres and representing 20+ cities. Whether you're a music aficionado, a venue owner, a show promoter, or a touring manager, get ready to plug in and tune into the ultimate tool for connection and discovery – and did we mention it's completely free?

For The Fans

Why use Scene Pensacola's Band Directory?

Our Band Directory hits all the right notes, serving various stakeholders within the music community:

  1. Discover New Music: From blues to black metal and everything in between, our directory is a sonic smorgasbord of local talent. Let your ears roam free and groove to the beats of the Gulf Coast's finest musicians, all without spending a dime.
  2. Connect with Local Artists: Dive deep into the heart and soul of the Gulf Coast's music scene with comprehensive band bios. Get to know the faces behind the music, their influences, and their journey in the industry – it's like having a backstage pass to the local music scene!
  3. Booking Made Easy: This one is for the venue owners and show promoters! Finding the perfect act for your next event or getting more bands to fill the line up has never been easier. From intimate acoustic sets to electrifying performances, our directory has the lineup you've been searching for using the music genre tags or location tags– and it won't cost you a cent.
  4. Support Local Artists: Let's give a standing ovation to the talented musicians who make our community sing! By featuring their profiles on our directory, we're not just promoting their music – we're celebrating their artistry and amplifying their voices, all free of charge.

Our Rule of Thumb: "Can You Drive from Pensacola and Back in One Night?"

At Scene Pensacola, we believe in keeping it local. That's why our rule of thumb for band locations is simple: if it's possible to drive from Pensacola to your location for a show and drive back in the same night, you're in! We're all about spotlighting the talent that's within reach of our vibrant community, making it easier than ever to support local artists and enjoy live music experiences without breaking the bank.

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For The Bands

How to Feature Your Band – Step by Step

Ready to take the stage on the Scene Pensacola Band Directory? Here's your backstage pass to getting started:

  1. Visit Navigate to the "Bands" section using the navigation bar and gear up for your musical journey.
  2. Submit Your Band: Click on the "Submit Your Band" button and let the magic unfold – all at no cost to you!
  3. Fill out the Form: Provide all the necessary information about your band, from your bio to your genre preferences.
  4. Upload Your Feature Image: Select the perfect image to represent your band in the directory and showcase your unique sound to the world. We highly recommend using horizontal and not vertical images due to the formatting of the band directory itself.
  5. Submit and Stay Connected: Hit submit and stay connected with us on social media or via email for updates, news, and more – all part of the Scene Pensacola experience.

Looking to Make Changes to Your Band's Page?

We've all experienced the evolution of bands – members come and go, and new opportunities arise. That's why your band's information in our directory isn't set in stone. Whether you've rebranded, added new members, or have exciting updates to share, we've got you covered. You can easily update your band's name, bio, band members, YouTube music videos, social media links, and more at any time.

Making changes is a breeze! Simply fill out the form again, drop us a message on Facebook or Instagram, or shoot us an email at We're here to support you and ensure that your band's image shines brightly in our directory. Let's keep the music playing and the spotlight on your talent!

What if I'm Missing Some Information for the Form?

No worries at all! As we've mentioned previously, we can easily update your band's page later on. All we really need initially is a bio, a list of band members, a photo for your band pic, and a link to where people can listen to your music. With these essentials in place, we're good to go! Remember, every journey begins with a single step, and we're here to help you take that first stride.

What can I do with my band's page once its in the directory?

Once your band's page graces the Scene Pensacola Band Directory, it becomes a powerful tool at your disposal. Here's how you can make the most out of it:

  1. Share It: Spread the word! Your band's page is a prime platform for promoting your music. Share it across your social media channels, website, and with your fanbase to increase visibility and attract new listeners.
  2. EPK Essentials: Many venues and touring agencies require an Electronic Press Kit (EPK) for booking purposes. Your band's page serves as a fantastic starting point for assembling your EPK. It includes essential links to your social media profiles, music videos, Spotify, Bandcamp, and more all in one page.
  3. Showcase Your Press: Want to impress potential venues and touring managers? We've got you covered. Any articles related to your band, including show reviews and album reviews published on, will be featured at the bottom of your band's page. It's a comprehensive showcase of your band's press coverage, making it easier for industry professionals to gauge your talent and potential.

By leveraging your band's page in the directory, you're not just gaining exposure – you're building credibility, amplifying your online presence, and laying the foundation for future success. So, don't wait – start sharing, promoting, and making waves in the music scene today!"

At Scene Pensacola, we're passionate about making music accessible to all. Whether you're a musician, a fan, a booking manager, a show promoter, or simply someone who loves to groove, join us in celebrating the vibrant music scene and the community of support in Pensacola and the Gulf Coast.

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