Artist terms and conditions
ARTIST ADDITIONAL TERMS & CONDITIONS
By accepting these Artist Terms & Conditions, you agree to the terms and to be legally bound by them. These Artist Terms & Conditions are in addition to the ShowSlinger General Terms & Conditions, found here and which are incorporated into these Artist Terms & Conditions by this reference.
1.1 “You” and “your” refer to the performer or entertainment act.
1.2 “Venue” refers to the place where the artist is confirmed to perform.
1.3 “ShowSlinger” refers to ShowSlinger, LLC.
1.4 "The Parties" refers to ShowSlinger and the person who executes this agreement, typically the performer or entertainment act.
1.5 These Artist Terms & Conditions do not in any way create an employer-employee relationship or any type of partnership,
association, joint venture, or other business relationship between you and ShowSlinger.
1.6 These Artist Terms & Conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Georgia, without
regard to its conflicts of law principles.
2.1 An event is confirmed only if it is colored green on your ShowSlinger calendar.
2.2 If you do not perform at an event, or you don't perform for the full length of the event, you will not be paid and
ShowSlinger reserves the right to revoke your access to the ShowSlinger system.
3.1 ShowSlinger will facilitate all communication between you and the venue.
3.2 You may not communicate with the venue or any of its employees for any reason about any performances, payment or any other
details relating to the performance for any reason.
3.3 In exchange for the consideration acknowledged herein, performers will not publish or otherwise disseminate any disparaging,
defamatory or derogatory information about ShowSlinger, its products or its employees. For purposes of this Section, "disparage"
shall mean any negative statements, reviews, comments, or feedback, whether written or oral and published in any medium. This
includes all written, oral or electronic communication, including any statements published on online review websites, internet
forums, or video hosting websites. The Parties represent that to date neither Party, nor any agent of either Party, has published,
posted or submitted any disparaging comments about the other. The parties acknowledge that in the event of a breach of this
section, damages would be difficult to calculate. Accordingly, the Parties agree that in the event of a breach of this section, the
non-breaching party shall be entitled to liquidated damages in the amount of $10,000. The Parties agree that this amount is a
reasonable estimate of damages given the contemplated breach and not a penalty.
4. ARTIST PAYMENT
4.1 You will be paid by ShowSlinger via PayPal within twenty-four (24) to forty-eight (48) hours after each performance.
4.2 You must enter your PayPal email address in the ShowSlinger system to be paid. You may enter your PayPal email address by
logging in to the ShowSlinger website and clicking “Settings.”
4.3 PayPal will send you the appropriate 1099 tax forms if you meet the PayPal criteria, found here.
4.4 You must check in to each event for which you are scheduled and confirmed to perform via the ShowSlinger mobile app. If you do
not check in, payment may be withheld until ShowSlinger can verify that the performance occurred.
4.5 If there is a technical problem or other issue prohibiting you from checking in to an event, you must contact immediately
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-888-216-SHOW to inform ShowSlinger of a technical issue.
4.6 If you are paid for an event for which you did not perform, you are required to return the payment to ShowSlinger via PayPal
within 48 hours of receiving the payment. Send payments to info@showslinger. com . Failure to return the payment may result in
cancellation of future performances, legal action or other action being taken.
5.1 If you cancel a performance within seven (7) days of a confirmed event, ShowSlinger reserves the right to cancel any future
performances with you.
5.2 You will not be liable for failure to perform at a confirmed event if such failure is caused by or due to an event beyond your
control, including, but not limited to, death, illness or other incapacity certified by a properly qualified medical practitioner, the
acts or regulations of public authorities, labor strikes, civil tumult, terrorist activities, epidemic, and acts of God.
5.3 ShowSlinger will always try to avoid cancelling events on behalf of the venue. However, if ShowSlinger does cancel an event on
behalf of the venue, the performer is not entitled to compensation of any kind.
3.3 ShowSlinger users and performers are strictly prohibited from negotiating separate performance agreements, gig bookings or
contracts of any kind with ShowSlinger venues for which they have already performed or been offered gig for a period of (1) one year. Users may be fined up to $500 per gig they perform that violates this agreement.
6. INDEMNIFICATION, WAIVER & DISPUTES
6.1 You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless ShowSlinger from and against all actions, costs, claims, losses and expenses, or damages, including attorney’s fees, arising out of or resulting from any breach by you of your obligations under these Artist Terms & Conditions or the ShowSlinger General Terms & Conditions, or from any acts or omissions by you or your agents, employees, or persons within your control resulting in any injury to you or any guests or patrons of the venue or in damage to property of the venue.
6.2 You are responsible for insuring your equipment, and you hereby waive any claim against ShowSlinger for theft of or damage to
6.3 You are responsible for any damage to the venue’s property caused by you or persons within your control.
6.4 If you have a problem, complaint, or dispute with the venue as it relates to your performance, you must inform ShowSlinger within
twenty-four (24) hours after the performance so that ShowSlinger can take appropriate action. You hereby give ShowSlinger the authority to make the final determination regarding any dispute you have with the venue.
6.5 Any dispute between you and ShowSlinger arising out of these Artist Terms & Conditions may, at ShowSlinger’s option, be
submitted to binding arbitration in Georgia under the commercial arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association. The
arbitration shall be governed by the laws of the State of Georgia.