Artist Performance Contract
This contract (the "Agreement") is made between Operator (the "Operator") and (the "Band") for the hiring of Band as independent contractors to perform (the "Show") for Operator at (the "Venue"), located at the address Address of Venue. The elements for this section are defined as follows:
The parties agree that the time and place of Show will be Venue, located at the address address of venue, on the Year, Month, Day, and Time listed below.
Show will be a musical performance with musical content decided by Band. Show duration is indicated below.
Compensation for the Show will be paid in US Dollars upon the completion of "Show".
If payment is made upon completion of "Show" Band, and Operator may not seek any damages. Cancellation may be made by Operator before two days prior to the time of Show, in which case a 50% Fee is due and payable and Operator will not have to pay the remaining 50% of Fee. If Show is cancelled within 2 days of Show, Operator must pay Band's full Fee. Band may cancel at any time prior to ticket sales by Operator, in which case Band must refund Fee in its entirety.
In the event Show cannot reasonably be put on because of unpredictable occurrences such as an act of nature, government, or illness/disability of Band, 50% of Fee is due, and the parties may negotiate a substitute Show on the same terms as this Agreement save for the time of Show, with no further Fee due, in which case a new Agreement reflecting this will be signed by the parties. No further damages may be sought for failure to perform because of force majeure.
Operator will make available to Band the number of tickets listed below for Band to use at Band's sole discretion.
Operator will provide Band with meals or cash buyout (at $15/person), and 10 bottles of water.
Operator will secure sufficient parking for Band's vehickles within a reasonably convenient distance to Venue for a minimum period of 2 hours prior to the show and lasting until 1 hour after the show.
A sound check conducted by Band of Venue's sound system is required, at a time to be mutually arranged between Band and Operator.
Operator warrants that Venue will be of sufficient size to safely conduct Show, that Venue is of stable construction and sufficiently protected from weather, and that there will be adequate security and/or emergency medical responders available if foreseeably necessary. Operator maintains sufficient personal injury/property insurance for Venue sufficient to cover foreseeable claims.
Operator indemnifies and holds Band harmless for any claims of property damage or bodily injury caused by Show attendees.
All claims or disputes by either party from or under this Agreement will be submitted to arbitration using the service located at URL resource locator: http://www.judge.me (the "Arbitration Service") and according to the rules of that Arbitration Service. Any court that would otherwise have had jurisdiction over the dispute will enforce both settlement by the Arbitration Service and any arbitration award. Parties will be their own costs, save that any fee charged by Arbitration Service to submit the case to Arbitration Service may be recovered from the other party in a arbitration award.
If any portion of Agreement is in conflict with any applicable law, such portion will become inoperative, but all other portions of Agreement will remain in force.
Agreement will be interpreted according to the laws of Oklahoma.
It is agreed by both parties LEGAL VENUE is set in the state of Oklahoma and the county in which :Band" is located at the time of this agreement.
Nothing in Agreement shall prevent any rider from being added to Agreement that is favorable to Band, as judged by Band. All riders must be in writing and signed by the party against whom enforcement is sought.