Hot Spot Music does everything it can to support live music and great art by great artists. Part of this is making it easy for people to hire live music and the other part is making it easy for musicians to manage the business of providing it.
MUSICians FOR HIRE:
Contact Us if you'd like to explore hiring live music for your next event. We're happy to help you plan the perfect atmosphere, be it an elegant classical trio or a smokin' hot jazz quintet. Choose from our list of artists below, or just pick our brains for some general advice about other local bands that might be just the right fit.
Hot Spot Music Artists:
Helen Forsythe - banjo
Cannon River Currents - banjo / violin duo
Hot Spot House Band - jazz ensemble)
Spare Niche Jazz - jazz trio
Ile du Berceau (cello, violin, guitar) - jazz and classical
services for artists:
Are you a professional musician who wants to take the "business" out of your music business? Contact Us for help with fundamental administrative support that lets you focus on what you do best. Need help promoting your gigs? We've got it covered. Revamping your website? Shipping out CDs? Coordinating tour stops in the MIdwest? You betcha! We've done it all and we're happy to help. We customize our services to match your budget and tackle your areas of greatest need. Note: we do not at this time provide booking services or social media management.
We can provide the following services:
Manage gig contracts and invoices
Create and send out "week of" gig itineraries for you and your band
Assist with tour planning and logistics (coordinate with venues, book hotels, etc.)
Assemble and distribute press kit materials
Create event posters, press kits, press releases and other marketing materials
Create and distribute a monthly e-newsletter to your mailing list
Assist with website strategy and redesign
Manage website updates, information and post gigs
Manage CD inventory and fill orders
Manage physical CD production process and song licensing
Assist with grant writing and grant management
Please note: Hot Spot Music does not currently offer booking services or social media management.