[Talk-us] Tagging Live indoor music venues

John F. Eldredge john at jfeldredge.com
Mon Feb 25 15:10:56 UTC 2013


JaggedMind <jagged+osm at cow.zotzed.net> wrote:

> On Sun, Feb 24, 2013 at 8:37 AM, william skora <skorasaurus at gmail.com>
>  wrote:
> 
> >
> > Hi,
> >
> > I was curious us to hear what others have been using to tag music
> venues.
> > There's numerous places in my city that hold upwards of 1,000 people
> for
> > music concerts (also called 'shows'). In the US, they're indoors,
> serve
> > alcohol, and usually only open when there are shows. There's usually
> > admittance fees to enter. I'm thinking of places like House of Blues
> (yes,
> > there's restaurants adjacent to some of them, but the one i've been
> to is
> > separate from the concert venue), (Cleveland places like Beachland
> > Ballroom, the Grog Shop), and more famous places like Bowery
> Ballroom.
> >
> 
> It seems like these would fall under amenity=theatre <
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Theatre>.
> 
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The amenity=theatre tag would apply to some venues, but not all.  In Nashville, TN, USA, where I live, a lot of restaurants and bars have live music on at least some evenings during the week.

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