CONTRACT FOR PROFESSIONAL DISC JOCKEY SERVICES
______________________________________ (Client) hereby hires JR – By Request (“DJ”) to provide professional
disc jockey services for a ______________________________________________ [Type of Event] at
__________________________________________________________________, beginning at
_____ and ending at ______ on [Day of Week] __________, [Month/Day/Year] ________________. DJ will supply a
complete system, which will be set up and tested prior to the event start time.
DJ will meet individually with Client to help plan the event. At least one week prior to the event, Client will submit the
proposed floor plan to the DJ. Client will provide a 2 each grounded 15 amp electrical outlets to which no other
equipment has been connected (dedicated circuit). Client will arrange for a parking space for DJ’s vehicle and pay the
cost thereof, if any. Client designates _______________________________________ as the sole person with
authority to give directions to DJ with respect to music selection, volume control, announcements, and breaks, if any.
If the event is delayed as a result of DJ’s late arrival, than Client has the option to either extend the show by double
the time delay, or reduce the fee on a pro rata basis according to the time lost. Except to the extent of compensation
previously paid by Client under this contract, DJ is not responsible for the inability to perform due to accident, injury,
equipment failure, or other condition reasonably beyond his/her control.
If DJ experiences an equipment breakdown and is not able to finish the show, the fee will be paid on a pro rata basis
determined by the length of playing time. This will not apply in the case of damage to DJ’s equipment that is caused
by persons or incident at the event. DJ cannot be responsible for electrical problems or power failures, unless they are
caused by his/her actions. The Client will indemnify, defend, and hold DJ (and his employees, contractors, agents, and
representatives) harmless from all actions, proceedings claims, demands, liabilities, losses, judgments, damages,
penalties, or expenses, of whatever kind, including interest, attorneys’ fees, court cost, and other reasonable cost and
charges resulting from the negligence or intentional misconduct of the Client or third parties involved with or present
at the event, including guest and venue staff. To cover any such claims, the Client may obtain a single liability
In consideration for the services provided, Client agrees to pay DJ a total fee of $ _________ by check # ________ or
by cash. Upon a request from Client to play longer, DJ at his/her discretion, may perform overtime at the rate of $
$100.00 per hour. Client agrees to pay a nonrefundable booking fee* of 50% of the quoted cost for the event. Client
has or has not elected to purchased the Protection Plan (Circle has or has not). Contract is not valid until the
Deposit is received. DJ may schedule another event o the same date and time if no deposit has been received. The
remaining balance must be paid within 72 hours of the event. All checks are made payable to JR – By Request.
Failure to pay the balance due on the date of the event to DJ will subject Client to a $ 100.00 late fee
plus interest at the rate of 5% per month on the unpaid amount.
This Contract constitutes the entire understanding between the parties, and there are not covenants, promises,
representations, or warranties other than as set forth herein. No modification of its terms will be valid unless they are
recorded in a written instrument signed by both parties. In the event any provision of this agreement is determined to
be invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions will remain in full force and effect. This contract will be
interpreted according to the laws of the state of Texas, and jurisdiction and venue will be deemed to be proper in
Taylor County, Texas. In the event of breach of Contract, a court may award attorney fees, court cost and related
expenses to the prevailing party.
The Contract is entered into on the ______ day of ______________________, 20____.
JR – By Request
Owner: Joe Rocco
Abilene, Texas, 79606
* If you have purchased the Protection Plan for $50.00 then the nonrefundable booking fee of 50% of the quoted cost
for the event statement in the contract will be overridden by the Protection Plan Policy.