Thread: Gigantour 2013
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Old 08-03-2013, 05:46 PM
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Originally Posted by TonyD View Post
This gets me wondering, who gets paid when the shows sell out and who eats the cost when it's a bust? I know some people here have toured small time, but that never really gets talked about.
Not in a band, not 100% sure but I have a friend who used to book shows (much smaller scale) and what I recall him telling me that the bands will get their $ in advance and then it's up to the arena/promoters to promote and talk their show up so then they can try to earn back whatever $ was spent on the artists. Again this is most insider info I have. Maybe I'm way off and someone can correct me.
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