frequently asked questions (faqs)

Q0:  What do you guys do?          
A0:  We book artists on celebrity shows. Basically "Artist Development".   We do what the labels don't! 

Q1:  What is the Artist Development Program?
Q1:  We book artists XXL feature, two(2) indie shows monthly, SXSW & A3C festival show and one(1) free all expenses celebrity show at the end of the year. 

Q2:  What are the auditions all about?
A2:  We sponsor artists on celebrity shows for for a small fee. Winner receives all paid expenses once a month.  Free flight, hotel, and show.

Q3:  How do I get booked on show?
A3:  Register with the agency, fill out three(3) sentence form, and sign the term agreements, and pay the fee.

Q4:  Has any your artist you worked with got a deal?
A4:  Yes, Vee The Rula signed to Alumni/Kid Ink, Juicy Badass signed to Lil Boosie, Heerbz Street signed to Snoop Dog.

Q5:  Where are you based?
A5:  We are Internet based and have agent in 5 markets  USA, UK and Japan.

Q6:  How long you been in business?
A6:  Since 2011.  Our first booking was for Lil Wayne in Hawaii.

Q7:  Is anything free?
A7:  No....  Well we give away shows that artist misses flight or does no-shows. 

Q8:  Do you book artist on festivals?
A8:  Yes, A3C 420 Rallies, and SXSW are the common festivals we book.

Q9:  Do you book signed celebrity artists?
A9:  Yes, not often maybe ten(10) annual. 

Q10:  Do you book unsigned artists?
A10:  Yes, about 250 artists annual.

Q11:  Do you provide other services?
A11:  Yes, Radio promotions, interviews, XXL, Hip Hop Weekly magazine inserts. 

Q12:  Do you provide hotel, transportation, flights?
A12:  Yes and No..  Auditions winners received comped expenses.  Normal bookings are at your own expense.

Q13:  Do we get paid?
A13:  Yes if you have a fan base, buzz and can provide proof.  

Q14:  How many artist contact you?
A14:  Average 100 daily, We have about 40k artist in our database from Facebook and email.

Q15:  Do you have a Text blast?
A15:  Yes, we send weekly Text info blast.  You can sign up and online.  Text "shows" to 31996.   

Q16:  Why is the mobile site differ than the main website?
A16:  90% of our users navigate with there mobile phone, so most efforts are to update the mobile site.  The main website is a landing page.

Q17:  Do you book international gigs?
A17:  Yes, annually we normal book shows in UK, Dubai, and Japan.

Q18:  Do you help with passports and work visas?
A18:  Yes we have an department that handle all international paperwork. 

Q19:  Do you use contracts?
A19:  Yes, we have contracts if requested.  Most artist us paypal or square for e-transactions.

Q20:  Do you any requirements?
A20:  Register and Sign "Code of Conduct"

Q21:  How much does it cost to get booked?
A21:  We can't answer that with out A&Ring the talent.  We don't know you until you send us your package.

Q22:  What are the business hours?
Q22:  M, T, W, R, Fri 8-6 PST.

Q23:  How many agents are on the team?
A23:  We have a team of 5 agents.

Q24:  How long does my registration last? 
Q24: Registration is a one(1) time fee.  Valid Lifetime; if you annually book one(1) audition or one(1) show.

Q25:  After I register, how long will take for an agent to get back to me?
Q25:  With in 48 hours max.

Q26:  What is the registration use for?
Q26:  Registration is used to pitch promoters, managers, djs, venues, celebrity agencies your package. 

Q27:  Am I guaranteed a booking for show?
Q27:  Yes, If you have a talent, budget or win an audition.

Q28:  Do you book artists on Live Nation and AEG shows?
A28:  Yes, We are grateful that some of our artists have been approved to perform on those stages.

Q29: Is there and age limit to perform?  
A29:  No, some shows are all ages.  We have artist at young as 15 performing for us.

Q30:  Do you manage artists?
A30:  No and Yes....  Primarily just booking but one of of agents has a management company.

Q31:  What is your refund policy?
A31:  If a promoter decides to cancel a show; a full refund is granted for the show booking only.  You have the option to be moved to another show of interest.  We are not responsible for flights, hotels, rental cars.

Q32:  What happens if the shows gets post-ponded
A32:  You may either stay booked on the show or granted a refund after the 2 months of the original show booking.

Q33:  How long will my refund take to process? 
Q33:  We request 20 days to work details with the promoter for other optional shows.  In most cases 50% refunded within 24 hours in good faith. 
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