The service will assist planners to find the right solution which fits the event at a budget that falls in line with the goals. Ther ewill also be a feature where as planners will be able to post information on what they are looking for within a set budget and entertainers will have the ability to bid on the show. This brings the opportunity for entertainers to decide if they wish to reduce gig rates based on time of year, open dates during a tour etc.
The service will offer free registration to booking agents, entertainment planners, club owners etc. A low monthly fee paid by the entertainers will be guaranteed at the end of each 12 months of consecutive registration. If the entertainer does not book a set number of gigs within the 12 months though the service, all 12 months will be refunded or credited for the following year at the decision of the artist. This means that if they are not making money through the service, they are not losing money at the end of the 12 month cycle.
Free classified will be available for those working in the entertainment industry from FOH staff, Engineers, Techs, Service Providers, Equipment Sales and Rentals, Transportation etc.
All registered entertainers will also receive a free emagazine monthly which will be full of information on marketing, distribution, writing and much more to help build their careers.
Entertainment Booking Service will market the new service through an aggressive online campaign in addition to print and direct marketing to those seeking to hire entertainers. This brings a whole new level of booking and distribution to entertainers at a reasonable cost which was out of reach previously.
Entertainers such as DJ's, Bands, Singers etc will be required to register set lists so that any royalities doe to others can be registered and paid into the appropriate organization such as BMI, SOCAN etc. Payments will be collected by www.entertainmentbookingservice.com from the hiring party and forwarded directly to the rights management agency for distribution. This helps to ensure royalties are being paid out at the proper rates and times.
FREE GIGS will not be allowed on the service. Hiring parties and entertainers will not be allowed to post or propose free gigs unless it is a registered charitable organization as per the Unites States IRS, Canada Revenue Agency or similar agency.
This service will assist booking agents to find entertainers that fit within the budget of the event and assist in every step of the way from researching acts through to post show review of services.
Artists will be able to sell merchandise through the site to their fans with a minimal transaction fee payable. This will streamline all taxes and paperwork for the entertainer so they can focus on their talent. Prices will be controlled by the entertainers for products and standard shipping costs will be applied to all purchases with various shipping options to the buyer.
Pre-registration for entertainers of all kinds is available. For further information and details, email: clientservices@