Terms Of Service
By booking the band, you are confirming that you have read the below Terms Of Service and that you are in agreement with them.
The following terms have the following meanings in this document:
a) The Guilty Pleasures are referred to as "The Band" / "We" / "we".
b) Clients of The Guilty Pleasures are referred to as "you" below.
c) "Event" means the event at which the Band is being booked to play by the Client.
d) "Fees" means money paid to the Band by the Client.
e) "Guests" means guests attending the Event.
2. Service & Service Levels
a) The Band is made up of 5 instrumentalists (drums, bass, guitar, keys and lead vocals).
b) We normally play 2 sets of 12 songs, with an optional first dance at weddings. Each set lasts approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour.
c) We may (or may not) be able to customise songs or sets to your requirements, but please be sure to ask at least 2 months in advance of your event to allow rehearsal time. A sample song list is available on request.
d) We can provide recorded music to be played in between live sets and after finishing playing (or alternatively we can work with your chosen DJ).
e) We provide all the equipment needed to play, including lighting and PA if necessary.
f) We are fully insured for public liability for a maximum of £10,000,000 and can provide insurance documentation on request.
g) We can arrive (free of charge) up to 3 hours before the start time. An earlier arrival can be arranged at additional cost. Every effort will be made to avoid noise and disruption during set up.
3. Your Obligations
a) You agree to provide either:
i) a meal for each member of the band, or
ii) a budget of £50 in cash (paid to the band directly on the day of the Event)
for each 6 hour period during which the band is required at the Event.
b) You agree to provide accommodation options for the band, at your own expense, if it will take longer than 5 hours to drive both to and from the Venue (this will be estimated from The Band's registered address in London using Google maps).
c) You agree (for health and safety reasons) to provide a flat surface for the band to play on. This is particularly important if the Venue is outside or in a marquee.
d) After completing this booking form, the Band will prepare an estimation of the Fees, which may change according to your requirements. On acceptance of the estimation in writing, you agree to pay to the Band the Fees in the manner specified below ("Payment Terms").
e) You agree that all Fees paid to the Band are non-refundable.
f) You agree to indemnify the Band against any losses (financial or otherwise) occurring as a result of your actions or the actions of Guests at your Event.
4. Cancellations / Changes
a) All Fees which have been paid to the Band are non-refundable regardless of cancellations or changes to Events.
5. Payment Terms
a) A payment of 50% of the total fee must be paid in advance to secure your booking.
b) The remaining 50% of the fee must be settled on the day of the performance, in cash or by bank transfer. Bank details can be found on our invoice to you.