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Airline fees limit ability to compare flights

...billion a year they pay global distribution systems to supply flight and fare information to travel agents and online booking agents like Expedia. Airlines want to deal more directly with online ticket sellers and travel agents, who dominate the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-12-26/airline-fees-limit-ability
Ramblin' Rhodes: The Whiskey Gentry part of Banjo-B-Que musical feast

...around since 2009, fans love their unique blend of bluegrass, country, punk rock and folk."We signed on with a booking agent at the beginning of this year that has been keeping us busy with a bunch of markets we've never been before," Morrow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-05-21/ramblin-rhodes-whiske
Ramblin' Rhodes: Little Roy, Lizzy DVD taping to benefit disabled military

...across the nation. Little Roy's wife, Bonnie, retired from her bank job in Lincolnton and became the group's booking agent.Other members of the act include Nathan Stewart, Al Hoyle (who also is mayor of Ellijay, Ga.) and Al's sister...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-03-06/ramblin-rhodes-little
Airport will add online booking

...service opportunities as we can," she said. The Augusta Aviation Commission approved a one-year contract with online booking agent Swift Trip LLC at last month's meeting, and officials are awaiting approval from legal counsel. The airport will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/13/met_143513.shtml
Metro | Augusta Regional Airport - Bush Field
Pressing the repeat button

...promoter backed out when faced with chaos. Again this year, big-name acts have been mentioned - but an Atlanta booking agent says Walker never returned signed contracts for them to appear. Walker's people skills are no better this year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/20/edi_125376.shtml
Editorials
Amenities abound

...implemented the Wi-Fi Internet in October. Ms. Johnston said it also has opened bidding for a dedicated online booking agent so passengers can book their flights directly through the Augusta Regional Web site. Airport officials have long known...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/19/met_109082.shtml
Metro | Augusta Regional Airport - Bush Field
Concert possibly stopped by sales

...Nashville, Tenn. Tom Clark, the promoter of the rib festival, said Thursday that he was on orders from Ms. McBride's booking agent not to discuss ticket sales. But typically when sales are low, either the promoter or the talent's management will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/29/met_98536.shtml
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Country music gets fixed today

...Because so many older country music artists are being pushed aside by the large Nashville record companies and booking agents, beginning today, any performer younger than 30 must have at least three performers older than 30 open for them...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2010-03-30/country-music-gets-fi
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Chef leaves Bambu to open Cuizine

...Live, the all-ages rock club on Ellis Street, has changed its name to The Venue. Diana Calloway, the club's booking agent, said her parents, Doug and Alice Calloway, took over ownership this month. Mr. Calloway used to run the Metal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/18/ent_445980.shtml
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Internet is changing the way performing artists manage their careers

...ensemble Clogs who handles marketing and research for GoTour. "To figure out how to get funding and set up tours with no booking agent takes so much work. You really have to train yourself to build a career." Horwitz, who also is editor and publisher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/10/liv_415145.shtml
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