The Holding Company

The Holding Company is Ocean Beach's premier live entertainment venue. The Holding Company is now owned and operated by the OB Noodle House family and is a 21+ bar and music venue! (Must be at least 21 with valid ID to enter -- NO EXCEPTIONS)

Buy Tickets

Buy tickets online to shows, or locally from The Original OB Noodle House on Cable St, OB Noodle House Bar 1502 on Niagara St, or our awesome neighbor Cow Records, OB's finest record shop, and one of the last great bastions of music in San Diego.

The Venue

Stage Size

StageTHC Stage Plot

Front of House System

Mixer: Behringer X32 (32 channels)

Monitors: 3 separate monitor mixes (2 front of stage, 1 drum monitor)

Mains: 2 Mains and Sub

Stage Lights

Stage lights are automatically controlled.

Stage Power

There are plenty of power options on stage. Please see stage plot above.

DJ Equipment

DJ Mix

DJ Gear: 2 Technics 1200's MK2 and Pioneer DJM 800 Mixer

Backline Information

The Holding Company provides the following Backline Equipment:


Premier Mapex 4 Piece Drum Kit, please bring your own snare drum and cymbals! 

• Ride, crash, and high hat stand
• Snare stand
• Drum throne


Hartke VX810 800W Speaker Cab. We recommend bringing your own bass amplification!

• 8 x 10" traditional cone drivers
• High Frequency Horn for added presence
• Recessed jack plate with 1/4" input
• Oversized rear grab bar
• Recessed side handles
• Rear mounted casters
• 4 ohms / 800 watts

Guitar Amp/Cab:

Spider Valve HD100 Tube Amp/Cab head

• 100W Class AB tube amp through (2) 12AX7 preamp tubes and (4) 6L6 power tubes
• 12 dialed in amp models (channel voices) that deliver a complete tonal range from shimmering clean to insane grind
• 7 Smart Control FX (up to 3 simultaneous) including Tape Echo, Sweep Echo, Standard Delay (all with Tap Tempo) Chorus/Flanger, Phaser, Tremolo, and Reverb

Kustom PRO412A 260W 4x12 Guitar Speaker Cabinet

• Power Handling: 260 Watts
• Speaker: Celestion G12P80s (x4)
• Impedance: 8-Ohms