Playing Profitable Shows as a Band: The 25% Rule
is an important aspect for bands. Since it can be costly, David Roberts
has posted a profitable tour itinerary template for indie bands to use.
He also talks about the 25% rule for shows. Check out the template on
Music Think Tank to make sure that you are keeping your expenses low and
25% rule says that out of the money you make playing a show (including
the money you make from selling merchandise) you should be able to keep 25% of it as profit.” (Read On)