Home page - book a STAR for your event!
 
 

     SEARCH 
 

   Richard De La Font Agency, Inc.
   Legendary 5-Star Service and Reputation
   Providing Excellence in Entertainment Since 1970

      Booking Dashboard Confessional
      Book rock music artists - book Dashboard Confessional
         Chris Carrabba, John Lefler,
         Scott Shoenbeck, Mike Marsh
            Contemporary Singer/Songwriter, Alternative Pop/Rock,
            Alternative Singer/Songwriter, Emo, Emo-Pop

Booking Information
About This Company
Alternative Music Roster  |  Music Menu
Fast Index  |  Home  |  Search
Printable Page


 

How To Book DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL For Your Event!

Dashboard Confessional may be available for your next special event.

  Dashboard Confessional - booking information

Dashboard Confessional was formed in 1999, as a side project from Christopher Carrabba's venture with Florida rock band Further Seems Forever. The name Dashboard Confessional is derived from one of his songs, "The Sharp Hint of New Tears," which contains the line "On the way home/This car hears my confessions."

  Dashboard Confessional, Chris Carrabba - booking information  Contrary to popular belief, the name Dashboard Confessional refers only to Carrabba, as he originally intended it to be only a solo project. Addressing this misunderstanding, he challenged: "What rulebook says it has to be called your name if you're one guy?" Chris didn't want to name his new act after himself because right from the start he wanted his fans to sing along and be a part of his performance. He thought a solo name might discourage his audience from being an integral part of the show. Carrabba often brought along friends to play live shows with him, including former Further Seems Forever bandmate Jerry Castellanos.

  Dashboard Confessional, Chris Carrabba - booking information  With 2001's "The Places You Have Come to Fear The Most" on Vagrant, a more mainstream crowd started to take notice. "Screaming Infidelities" became a much talked-about anthem and 2002 saw Dashboard Confessional garner a much-coveted Moonman for MTV2 Artist of the Year. More importantly, it opened up a wider audience for Carrabba. MTV commissioned an Unplugged special, and later released it as a live album. The resulting CD/DVD, titled simply "MTV Unplugged V2.0", went platinum. Rolling Stone and Spin wrote features, after noticing the growing crowds at Dashboard shows who sang along to every single word...and oftentimes, took over the show. It was half arena rock, half revivalist meeting.

"I always feel like I'm on a chase, me and my audience," says Carrabba. "There are no boundaries between us. Any show I do, big or small, just playing some random place, it always makes me really feel alive."

On 2002's "Summers Kiss" EP and 2003's million-selling "A Mark, A Mission, A Brand, A Scar", the singer started tinkering again with a full band sound, earning a hit with a electric-guitar reworking of his earlier song "Hands Down" and "Vindicated," a track released on the Spider-Man 2 soundtrack that ended up at #2 on rock radio and cracked Top 40. More tours followed, this time headlining arenas and opening for U2, as did an MTV concert special where Carrabba covered REM's "Automatic for the People" and jammed with Michael Stipe. But even these projects only hinted at the sounds to come.

"It's not just because I'm using a full band. I write all the songs, rhythms and instrumentation. It's just my taste as a writer now."

Carrabba made plans to hit the road and stay there. "It's strange, our fan base started as college kids, got a little younger, and then went older again...and now it's boundless," says Carrabba. "I think it's because everyone is welcome. I don't try to shape an audience; once you do that, you get in trouble."

Carrabba says he doesn't know where this will lead him down the road. "I think everything is cyclical. I'll be back to me and a guitar at some point. But people are hopefully embracing what I'm doing now, whatever this thing is, this new ideas. It's still me; I'm just taking a different avenue to get there."

In May of 2005, Dashboard Confessional entered the studio to record their fifth album with Daniel Lanois. "Don't Wait" was the first single released from Dashboard Confessional's album "Dusk and Summer", which was released on June 27, 2006. The album was leaked on torrent websites on June 14, 2006. Following the release of "Dusk and Summer", Dashboard Confessional went on a summer tour of the U.S. with special guests Say Anything and Ben Lee.

Carrabba makes a point to meet his fans. "Kids put you on such a weird pedestal," he says. "It's my objective to break that down a little bit. I want them to know that they could do this or whatever else it is that they want to accomplish. They just have to do it."

While the studio recordings of Dashboard Confessional have connected with fans across the country, the real Dashboard experience happens on the road. As Chris put it, "If you come to one of my shows, you're kind of expected to sing along as loud as I do, and it's just really like a team effort. It's almost organic how much the kids are involved. They are part of the band."

Hit songs include --

  • Vindicated
  • Hands Down
  • Don't Wait
  • Screaming Infidelities
  • Stolen
  • Rapid Hope Loss

Other notable songs include --

  • The Brilliant Dance
  • As Lovers Go
  • The Swiss Army Romance
  • So Impossible
  • The Places You Have Come to Fear the Most

Dashboard Confessional may be available for your next special event.

Watch videos
YouTube | Vimeo

Booking Dashboard Confessional

  For booking information, click HERE!

Genre: Rock 3
  Styles
   .Alternative Pop/Rock. / AlternativePopRock
   .Emo. / xEmo
   .Emo-Pop. / EmoPop
   .Alternative Singer/Songwriter. / AlternativeSingerSongwriter
   .Contemporary Singer/Songwriter. / ContemporarySingerSongwriter

Years active
   x00s, x10s, x20s

Formed: ..in Florida / formed nFlorida
Formed: ..in Boca Rotan / formed BocaRotanFL
Formed:   in 1999        

Based: ..in US

 

 

Concert Schedule – by Ticketmaster

Concert Schedule – by Live Nation
 


 Top Rated, 5-STAR Service!!

Booking Information
Music Menu
Fast Index  |  Home  |  Search


Frequently Asked Questions About Booking DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL

HOW TO BOOK DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL?
(i.e., how to hire DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL for an event)

You are currently on the official site of the Richard De La Font Agency, Inc.  For more than 50 years, we have successfully helped official talent buyers around the world secure quality talent.

We welcome the opportunity to be of service to you. Let's do this the right way! Let's save you time and frustration!

Simply click on the "Booking information" link found on this page. Then, send us your request for booking information.

Include information about your plans for your event and how hiring DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL (or someone similar) might be of special interest.

If you decide you want to look at other names, simply include your talent-fee budget range and indicate that you want to see who else you might be able to afford with such a budget. We can send you a list of names that are affordable and in the style of music you prefer. We hope to save you time and frustration!

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO BOOK/HIRE DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL?
(i.e., what is the fee of DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL for an event?)
(i.e., what is DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL charging to perform at an event?)

Official booking fees for DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL, or any other celebrity, are determined based on a number of factors and may change at anytime without prior notice.

Factors influencing pricing vary and may include date, location, type of event, whether a private party or a public concert, the artist's calendar, whether the artist is on tour or not, how well tickets are selling at the artist's concerts, the current demand for the artist's music, market activity, etc.

As you might expect, the more in-demand the artist is, the more buyers are prepared to pay. Of course, this causes the artist's price to increase as the artist becomes more popular, or decrease when becoming less popular.

Exclusive agents with exclusive representation frequently quote a range instead of a specific price, since changes can occur at anytime. Generally, the artist's manager has a role in the decision to accept any particular offer from a talent buyer.

To learn the most current artist's pricing, or the estimated artist's fee for your particular event, simply click on the "Booking information" link found on this page. Then, send us your request for booking information.

IS DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL AVAILABLE TO WORK MY EVENT?
(i.e., what is DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL's availability?)

To learn the artist's current availability for your special event, simply click on the "Booking information" link found on this page. Then, send us your request for booking information.

Once we have your event/party information, we will be better able to assist you with putting your entertainment talent booking plans in place as your entertainment consultant. Let's get this done right! We look forward to working with you!

 


 
 

Do you need to print copies?
For a special page designed for printing or e-mailing,
click here.

Printer friendly page

 

 

 









































This company has been providing excellence in entertainment and customer service since 1970.
We can assist you regarding any of the following --
booking entertainment, such as major name entertainers or celebrities, booking Dashboard Confessional, booking information on Dashboard Confessional, or hiring Dashboard Confessional for your special event, or to book or hire Dashboard Confessional, or if you are seeking the Dashboard Confessional booking agent for corporate entertainment or for a private party.
Consider the opportunity to book Dashboard Confessional or other entertainers for a wedding, birthday, anniversary, business meeting or convention.
If you are not a talent buyer, we are unable to provide Dashboard Confessional manager or management contact information.
This is the official website of Richard De La Font Agency, Inc.
Contact us to book a celebrity entertainer for your private party, birthday, or wedding, or for your corporate event!
Consider this your official Dashboard Confessional booking agency web site – The booking agent who works for you!

This company acts as an entertainment consultant or broker/producer and does not claim or represent itself as the exclusive agent, representative or management of Dashboard Confessional.








































This is the month of October update of this page. Cost, fee and pricing are available.

Questions submitted to us include -
what is the booking fee or price of DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL
what is the cost of DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL
is DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL available for my event
how do I hire DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL for a corporate event or private party
how do i book DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL for a corporate event or private party
how do I contact DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL
who is the manager of DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL
how do I contact the official agent of DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL
how do i contact the manager of DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL
who is the official manager of DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL
who is the direct agent of DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL
who is the official agent of DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL
who is the responsible agent of DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL
who is the booking agent of DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL
how do i contact DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL
how do i contact management of DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL
looking for direct contact information for DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL

This site uses a fast and efficient internal search engine to help you find what you need. The following tags help it do its job --
incorrect or alternate spelling: Christopher Carrabba, chris carrabba, christopher carabba, christopher carraba, christopher caraba, chris carabba, chris carraba, chris caraba, chris carranna, christopher carranna, Chris Carrabba, chirs carrabba, chris c, chris ca, chris car, chris carr, chris carra, chris carrab, chris carrabb, dasboard confessional, dassboard confessional, dashbord confessional, dachboard confessional, dashbard confessional, dash board confessional, dahsboard confessional, dashboard confesional, dashb, dashbo, dashboa, dashboar, dashboard c, dashboard co, dashboard con, dashboard conf, dashboard confe, dashboard confes, dashboard confess, dashboard confessi, dashboard confessio, dashboard confession, dashboard confessiona, dashboard-confessional, dashboardconfessional
Booking price. Booking fee. How much does it cost to book Dashboard Confessional rock music artists booking Dashboard Confessional booking agent contact information official web site manager home page website management concert bookings, biography
Dashboard Confessional, rock music artists - booking agent. This group may be available for your event. Book them if you can. You will have the time of your life!