DVT Entertainment is based in Philadelphia, PA. Premier Booking Agents - Artist Management - Artist Consultants for the indie artist. Mission Premier Booking Agents - Artist Management - Artist Consultants for the indie artist. To build & maintain Successful Relationships with rising artists, venues & media. Biography DVT Entertainment is a collaboration between Vince Volz of Double V Bookings & Jim Thorpe of Thorpe Productions. Jim and Vince have joined forces to bring you even more of the quality entertainment you've come to expect at a growing list of traditional venues and specialty locations! Additionally the duo specialize in consultation and band development with the ability to eventually assist in regional & national booking.
Venues (Present/Past): Bull Shooters Saloon, Connie's Ric Rac. Northstar Finnegans Wake, The Legendary Dobbs, TLA, Puck, The Grape Room, Brownies 23 E, The Chestnut Room, The Grape Street Pub, Middle East, Dave & Busters, Doc Watson's and many more...
Festivals Liberty Musicfest (Philly), South St. Spring Festival (Philly), Dewey Beach Music Conference/Popfest (Delaware), Elm City Music Festival (New Haven, CT)
Jim Thorpe: Mr. Thorpe has been in the music industry for over 20 years as a musician, club owner, promoter, artist manager, talent buyer and director to try and sum up. He currently serves on the Board of the Philadelphia Chapter of the Recording Academy, currently is the talent buyer for Finnigan's Wake original music and is in his 12th year at the Dewey Beach Music Conference (DBMC) handling the industry panels and artists selections for showcasing. Just recently was the talent buyer for The Legendary Dobbs( 2010-2014). In addition to being business partner at The Grape Street Pub (’95-’05), Jim has put on live successful events at Brownies 23 East, Finnegan's Wake, The Trocadero, The TLA, and countless others throughout the years.In 2012, he started the Liberty Musicfest in Philadelphia which is 4 days of bands and seminars. In 2011 Jim started DVT Entertainment with Vince Volz which is a booking agency, Artist Management, Music Consultant and Club/Venue Consultant. In 2013, DVT were hired as the booking agents for the Annual South Street Spring Festival held the first weekend of May. The festival boasts 3 main stages and 8 smaller stages, approx. 50+ artists. Vince Volz: Based in Philadelphia, PA,
Vince Volz is an independent booking agent dedicated to bringing music and entertainment acts of the highest quality to the area, our focus is on excellent customer service, high-quality entertainment, and dedication to the artists' well-being and satisfaction. Double V Bookings is the culmination of those efforts.Having Worked at and maintained a great relationship with the many venues we’ve partnered in since 1999, we have the ability to offer a variety of options for artists of any style or genre and we have worked with a number of higher profile acts in the past including Trust Co, The Dreaming, Dive, Automatic Fire, Dizzy Reed's Hookers & Blow and countless others.We are continually on the search for the best bands in all genres including singer/songwriters that perform extremely well live & work hard & professionally for each event they do. Whether you have been together for 10 years or 10 months, we aim to put you in a position to do what you do best.
Please Welcome new to DVT
Heather Mae: Heather is our rockstar bartender and she moonlights as a DVT Entertainment booking agent.
Erik Cistaro: Erik has been a part of DVT since the beginning as our Production Manager at all our events. He runs the stage, organizes the bands and the man to goto at our shows.