‘Interviewing And Hiring An Artist Manager’ with Gregory Seneff, Esq. and Vinny Ribas

Interviewing potential band managers and hiring the right one can be one of the most important and career changing moves that you ever make. The right manager can propel your career forward. The wrong manager can take control of your career and your finances and run them both into the ground. So how do you know who the right manager is for you?

This 90 minute audio answers that pressing question in detail! You will learn how a good manager operates, and the kinds of terms that you should look for in your management agreement. You’ll also learn how even one little clause that is hidden in an other wise attractive agreement can ruin your career for years, and perhaps forever. You will hear the horror stories. But in the end, you will have a much better understanding of what to look for in a manager and a management contract. You’ll also understand the importance of hiring an entertainment attorney who is familiar with management contracts to review any management contract you are presented with. Or better yet, have them negotiate your deal for you.

Important: Nothing in this audio presentation constitutes legal advice. Every situation is different and requires an in=depth knowledge and understanding of the music industry, your personal situation and the laws in state or country. Consult your attorney before signing any form of agreement, including a management contract.

Interviewing An Artist Manager

About The Author

Vinny Ribas

Vinny Ribas is the founder and CEO of Indie Connect, an artist management, consulting and training company. The company also hosts networking and educational events and has published an app that connects people to the Nashville Music Industry. During his 40+ year career, Vinny has been a full time musician, artist manager, booking agent, songwriter, studio owner, producer and the Entertainment Director for the NV State Fair. He has also coached over 1000 artists and songwriters. He is a sought after speaker and has authored over 400 music industry articles. Vinny is also the CEO of Top 4M Entertainment, an independent film and television production company.