Red & Black Music was set up in 2012 to stop musicians cancelling. Conforming to our striving for information transparency, Read & Blog is an open source of KLU (Knowledge, Learning and Understanding). It reports breaches of agreements and unscrupulous traders, communicates problems to be aware of, documents incidents, resolutions and future implications and explores and analyses ongoing issues/topics in music management and production. Full names, addresses and contact details of private individuals are omitted for the purposes of GDPR.
The Final Straw
Damages incurred as a result of breach: £325
Venue: The full day (10am-6pm) is £150 on a weekend.
+ Photographer: Total: £175.00
This collection of correspondence documents Delfina's last days in the run-up to her unauthorised absence and formal dismissal, and illustrates a classic case of how not to do business. Since it is fairly lengthy and drawn out, the threads have been broken down to highlight each stage of the negotiations. Click on each heading in the contents to quickly jump to a stage.
Read & Blog
Red & Black Music was set up in 2012 to stop musicians cancelling.
A category naming and shaming unreliable musicians to watch out for.
A category reporting unscrupulous venues and traders.
A category exploring the issues faced working via agents and promoters.
Productions vs. Bands
Unresolved Queries 1
Unresolved Queries 2