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Friday, August 24 • 12:00pm - 1:00pm
How to Tour Europe without a Booking Agent or Label

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Using tools such as Google Translate and Skype, it is quite possible to book your own European tour. Identify other international (non-European) artists who play a similar style of music, look at past European tour dates and then contact those clubs. Logistics such as how many months in advance to plan, accepting payments, renting music equipment, lodging, meals, merchandise, arranging a vehicle or cheap Euro flights, busking, and non-traditional venues will all be discussed. Using a passport or tourist visa is your ticket in. Learn to approach bookers in English speaking and Non-English speaking countries alike.

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Kristen Ford

Musician, Author, Music Biz Coach
Kristen Ford is a singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist based in Nashville, TN. In addition to doing music full-time solo act and with The Blu Janes, she works as a music coach and has an upcoming book on DIY touring. Her dream is for everyone to leave jobs they hate and to... Read More →

Friday August 24, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm CDT
Ballroom Omni Nashville Hotel 250 5th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203