How Can an Artist With Fewer Fans Get High Paying Gigs?

  • Vinny Ribas
  • CEO - Indie Connect
    Former FT Artist
  • Founder - Cartne
    Artist Manager
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It's common to reason that you need to have a substantial following in order to get bigger, more high-paying gigs. Fortunately, if you're a good entertainer, nothing could be further from the truth! 

In this video, artist manager and former booking agent, Vinny Ribas explains how artists can get high-paying gigs even if they don’t have a large following.


Tips And Advice Vinny Shares In This Video

Choosing The Gigs

The key to getting great gigs right now is chaing the right kinds of gigs. 

What Venues Look For

Learn how many venues already have an audience and look for great entertainers.

Examples Of Gigs

Vinny lists a large number of gigs that pay well but don't require a following.

How To Land These Gigs

Learn to get your foot in the door on any of the gigs that are recommended.

Opening For Major Artists

Learn the benefits and drawbacks of opening for major artists on tour. 

Increase Your Income

Learn multiple ways you can increase your income even further at these gigs.

Vinny shares a lot more invaluable information!

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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