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    Welcome to the EvOR Tips Section. We call this section EvOR-Pedia because it is like a complete reference library for Indie musicians...Just about every tip has been used successfully so you won't find false promises and a series of books to buy after reading each tip.

    This section was painstackingly put here by musicians, for musicians so that artists that followed can take this knowledge and use it's full power.

    It's not always who you know, sometimes you just have to read the road signs.
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    Charlie Harrelson
    Founder of EvO:R


    The Best Approach for Booking Corporate Entertainment
    By Josh G. Harding

    Corporate conventions are fun and memorable if fitting corporate entertainment is found. If you are in command of locating entertainers or musicians for a huge forthcoming event there are actually a small number of items you should understand. The job can be quite stressful for some, which is common, but understanding the correct strategy to complete the task will help you locate music or entertainment that's first-rate for the affair. Not following the proper guidelines can frequently lead to some folks blaming you for the failure of the event.

    The biggest mistake somebody could make while hiring corporate entertainment is obtaining artists that will not be wholesome. All it takes is several offensive statements by a humorist to have the crowd squirming uncomfortably. The one sure way to bring about trouble with the management is to use a person who is offensive to anyone at the function. At all times hire musicians or entertainers that will put on a pure family-friendly performance.

    Is your audience quiet and laid back or boisterous and extreme? This will be the initial thing you ought to ask yourself. Evaluating your crowd is an important ingredient of coming up with the appropriate type of corporate entertainment. If your crowd is older they might be ideally served with a swing dance band performing big band music. It will not only be fun to sit and listen to, but to dance to also. Young attendees may possibly be more excited about comedians or loud rock bands. Any time you expect to hire suitable entertainment or music for a big crowd, you will need to be aware of their personalities before deciding on the talent.

    After determining exactly who your crowd is, the next issue is certainly to produce a list of potential corporate entertainment. If your corporate affair includes younger attendees you might wish to locate a comedy magician, rock or pop dance band, or other rare off-the-wall variety act. You may even choose to book more than one performer. Write down these ideas on some scratch paper so you can remember them later. If the guests are older they could get pleasure from a jazz or swing dance orchestra or band, speaker, or hypnotist. It doesn't matter what you decide, just make certain you write it down on your list.

    The most commonly seen forms of corporate entertainment are dance bands, funny corporate magicians, musicians, and corporate magicians. Nonetheless, you can find lots of other varieties of unusual corporate entertainers that might ideally fit your attendees. For instance, there are brilliant comedy juggling acts or yo-yo professionals available that will be cool for youthful attendees. On the other hand, a yodeler or Native American hoop dancers may perhaps be fantastic for a more mature audience. When you would like to find a unique act you ought to use a quality booking agency. They will normally present you with many wonderful possibilities.

    After determining what form of corporate entertainment is ideal for the celebration, the following move is to look for it. You can either do business directly with the performer or you can use the help of an experienced booking agent. Unless you're experienced with entertainment and contracts, the best approach will be to locate an experienced booking agent. Making use of a good booking agency will make it simple to come up with what you need for the amount of funds you have available.

    If you want to ensure that your corporate entertainment is ready to perform at the specified place and time it's always paramount to use a contract. A qualified booking agency will make the process heaps easier for you by handling all contracts between you as an individual and the artist, ensuring that you will get what you pay for. Any time you don't have a signed agreement it's very possible for an artist to come up with a bigger paying job and then leave you without a show. Using a good booking agency who is aware of which artists are reliable and which ones aren't can alleviate a lot of stress.

    For more information about finding and booking good corporate entertainment head on over to Green Light Booking. Green Light Booking can assist you in locating and hiring the best corporate band, comedy magician, or other entertainer. They will also be able to help you find live wedding jazz bands, party bands, country bands, and other fantastic performers.

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  • Charlie Harrelson- Founder of EvO:R and solo guitarist TL2
    A Message from the founder of EvO:R
    The Independent Music world has become so fragmented that anyone entering into this arena will be lost without having a chance of survival. What every independent musicians needs is information, understanding and a path that leads to success. Sure, you can buy a few books from authors that never played a note or loaded a single amp into a moving van. Pipe dreams are all over the Internet.

    At EvO:R we pride ourselves with sections dedicated to Independent Music News called (The EvO:R Street Journal), Musicians Success Stories and Tips called (EvO:R-pedia) and a Musicians Testimonial Section called (The Goods) dedicated to Internet based companies that deliver on their promises.

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