We were harrased by the city of Sacramento police department until we closed (even though all of the permits were filed and paid).
Digitalis Studios doesnt exist anymore because the city wanted more than the tens of thousands of dollars we gave them.
The City of Sacramento actively trys to kill live music venues unless the venue comes with millions of dollars to use for all the bribes they ask for.
We gave up. I'm sorry. We were not as punk rock as we thought.
We just didnt have enough money to bribe the city
I hope someone else is inspired by what we did.
Permit Filed/Violated By Sacramento PD in 2013.
As of 2023 Sacramento still holds funds extorted funds: