Atlanta gig inquiry

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by DNE, Mar 23, 2003.

  1. DNE


    Feb 27, 2003
    Not sure if this is the right place for this thread so apologies in advance if not.

    Two friends of mine are interested in hiring a very inexpensive (i.e. ~ $500) jazz band to play a fairly unconventional wedding at the Shakespeare Tavern. They are having a small wedding at their house (around ten people) but have invited all their friends (around fifty or so) to see a play at the tavern followed by general merriment. They'd love to have a band play at the tavern after the show but are somewhat short on dinero. This is not a traditional "wedding gig," so no chicken dance or that annoying train song. I think they just want cool jazz.

    I have no idea what a "good" rate would be for such a show or what bands in the area might be interested.

    Any thoughts?
  2. Pacman

    Pacman Layin' Down Time Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 1, 2000
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Endorsing Artist: Roscoe Guitars, DR Strings, Aguilar Amplification
    My wife and I had season tickets to the Shakespeare tavern when we lived there. I love that place!

    give Clifton McKinney a shout, tell him I referred you.