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theangelofdeath
Mallcore Kid

Joined: Thu Jul 01, 2004 8:48 pm
Posts: 23
Location: United States
PostPosted: Thu Dec 06, 2012 7:21 pm 
 

Hello.
I'm in this band called Infirmity
www.facebook.com/infirmity

We are trying to get more shows but are having a hard time
finding promotion companies & booking agencies.
Does anyone know of a good place to find (like a list) of booking agencies?
Or does someone at least know some good promotion companies & booking agencies
in southern California? Thanks.

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Det_Morkettall
Metalhead

Joined: Wed Dec 29, 2010 12:02 am
Posts: 610
Location: Canada
PostPosted: Fri Dec 07, 2012 5:59 pm 
 

You have to go to underground shows, become familiar with promoters, then ask.

Or that's how Durvasag got it done.

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CorpseFister
Metalhead

Joined: Mon Apr 21, 2008 2:07 pm
Posts: 1883
Location: Canada
PostPosted: Fri Dec 07, 2012 6:30 pm 
 

Yeah, local networking is the most important thing you can do. As far as promotion and booking agencies, you're probably not going to find anyone willing to work with you unless you've already made some sort of name for yourself.

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beholdthesharktopus
Mallcore Kid

Joined: Sun Dec 16, 2012 7:49 pm
Posts: 11
Location: United States
PostPosted: Sun Dec 16, 2012 8:34 pm 
 

Ask local bands who the promoters are, like their pages on Facebook, and show them your music. If a promoter doesn't have anything to listen to they won't bother, so make sure you have something, even a decent-quality live recording like what my band has.

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