Quick Booking Tips

  • Vinny Ribas
  • CEO - Indie Connect
    Former Booking Agent
  • Founder of Cartne
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For many up-and-coming artists, getting gigs is a very difficult and stressful experience.  There are many more acts seeking gigs than there are venues. So the more professional your approach, the better your chances of landing good gigs.

In this video, Vinny Ribas, who is a former full time performer and booking agent, shares some quick but powerful insights into the process of getting gigs.


Tips And Advice Vinny Shares In These 3 Videos

Attract A Booking Agent

Find out what you need to attract a reputable booking agent.

How Agents Get Paid

Find out how booking agents make their money.

Pitching Your Live Act

Learn how to effectively pitch your show to agents and venues, and how to find them.


Learn whu you need to present something that is unique to your act. 


Find out how many artists ruin their reputations begore they get off the ground.


Find out why integrity and honesty are vital to your booking success.


About The EXPERT

Vinny Ribas

Vinny is an artist manager and consultant. He is the founder of Indie Connect and Cartne. He is also a co-author of the #1 best seller, ‘LEVERAGE: Achieve a Lot with the Little You’ve Got’ and author of  ‘CEO Secrets‘, He has hundreds of published business and music industry articles, books and eBooks.

In his 55+ years in the business, Vinny has also been a full-time performing artist, a booking agent, the Entertainment Director of the NV State Fair, a producer, a studio owner, a band leader and a songwriter (to name a few).

Outside of the music business, Vinny is an executive coach, strategic business consultant and business plan writer. He advises entrepreneurs and small business owners on how to set their businesses up to grow without limits. This includes clarifying and solidifying their plans and strategies. He helps develop their complete and accurate business plans and assist in implementing them.




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