fbpx
Learning Hub

Show contracts and why we always issue them

What is a contract? What constitutes a contract? When should promoters sign a contract? Why do we even need contracts?
Read More
Blog Learning Hub

Promoting a show and who should be doing it

An emerging band need to be great at self-promotion. It’s not enough to write great songs and deliver them with power and panache, they also have to be great at drawing attention to themselves – they need to make themselves fascinating, intriguing and mysterious. They need to promote their shows because frankly no one else is going to do it for them. Yet…
Read More
Learning Hub

The Terms Of Business

A booking agency must issue its artists with their Terms of Business (Terms And Conditions) before they can charge them a fee. This must be agreed in writing… There are some things that must be included and others that the agency may choose to include.
Read More
Learning Hub

A special type of employment agency

You don’t need a license to be a live music booking agent - anyone can set themselves up as one - but there are some rules that you must follow - One of these rules is very important and you have to do it before you are allowed to charge the artist for the work you do…
Read More
Blog Learning Hub

The importance of advancing a show

Sometimes when a band get a new agent they automatically think everything will be advanced for them. It won't be, the band need to take responsibility for this or pay someone else to.
Read More
Learning Hub

Introducing Artists to Overture

This post explains how to set up an artist, manager or tour manager as a user on Overture. It also contains video and text resources which explain the basics of the user interface.
Read More
Blog Learning Hub

How the money works in a small show

Sometimes it can be hard to swallow how little money is due to the artist when the ticket price is low, even tho the artist has sold a decent number of tickets. In this blog post I explore how that can very easily happen.
Read More
Midnight Mango on LinkedIn

Reviews

Richard Gray
2021-05-03
Verified
After my original intended band fell through Ewan very kindly sent an email round his compatriots and Louise put me in touch with Cable Street Collective. All done very helpfully and efficiently. Thank you. Rich Jeffreys Woodstock
John
2021-04-22
Verified
Professional service, good variety of artistes, good communication
Mr. M. Paice
2021-04-15
Verified
Great friendly and open communication. Flexible and efficient organisation. Greatly reduced the stress of booking the band for my event.
Sarah Lacey
2021-04-13
Verified
Oustanding agents, friendly knowledgeable and professional!
Pedro Galhoz
2021-03-15
Verified
Nice artists, nice people! Simple as that.
Jase Hawker
2021-03-10
Verified
Mark Bale
2021-03-10
Verified
An approachable agency team that are pleasure to deal with.
Ross
2021-03-04
Verified
Ian and Matt were very understanding and helpful when rearranging our wedding due to COVID-19. Also reassured us regarding T&C’s which was very useful. Quick to reply to correspondence. I would happily recommend Midnight Mango to friends.
FFF Promotions
2021-03-03
Verified
Midnight Mango are always a pleasure to deal with and will always work hard to get the right acts booked for your event. I tend to consider acts from their roster before anywhere else because I know it’ll be an easy ride.
Jim Driscoll
2021-03-02
Verified