AGREEMENT dated this __6th___ day of    November   , 2014 between   The Joe Public Band   (hereinafter referred to as “ARTIST”) and John Smith / The Backstage Club (hereinafter referred to as “PURCHASER”).

The PURCHASER hereby engages the ARTIST and the ARTIST hereby agrees to perform the engagement hereinafter provided, upon all of the terms and conditions herein set forth:


ARTIST:                                                The Joe Public Band

DATE OF ENGAGEMENT:          December 31, 2014                 Wednesday

EVENT:                                                New Year’s Eve Concert

VENUE:                                               The Backstage Club                718-555-5555

CITY:                                                    10 Hope Street                         Brooklyn, NY

NUMBER OF SHOWS:                 One (1) show

SHOW LENGTH:                             45-minutes

TIME(S):                                             Load-in: 4:00pm                      Soundcheck: 5:00pm

Doors open: 7:00pm                Showtime: 11:00pm

BILLING INFO:                                Co-headline; show order: Van Halen, The Joe Public Band, U2

GUARANTEE:                                    $500.00 (Five Hundred Dollars) Guarantee plus 75% of the gross ticket receipts after $1,000.00 in expenses

Capacity: 500; Tickets: $10 Advance / $12 Door

PAYMENT TERMS:                         $250.00 deposit due no later than December 1, 2014 by check;

$250.00 balance due prior to performance in cash;

any percentage earnings due immediately following performance in cash.



Purchaser to provide the following at no cost to Artist: $15 cash buy-out per person for meals (6 people); 2 cases of Miller Light; 1 case of bottled water; 10 complimentary tickets; sound and lighting systems with operating crews. Artist to provide their own backline equipment. Artist agrees not to perform publicly within a 20-mile radius of Venue for 2 weeks prior to and following this engagement. Merchandising split (Artist/Venue): 90/10 recorded material and 80/20- soft goods; Artist provides sells.

The signatures below confirm that the parties have read and approve each and all of the foregoing terms and conditions.


ARTIST:                                                                                 PURCHASER:


____________________________                      ___________________________________

By: Joe Public                                                                        By: John Smith

Address: 465 Rock Road, Little Town, NY                      Address: 10 Hope Street, Brooklyn, NY