What is the Big Daddy Entertainment damages for the cancellation of this? "Indeed it is less profitable. If the commercial losses that baseball can be shared," said Michael Rush, President BigDaddy Entertainment, in Jakarta, Sunday, May 27, 2012.
According to Michael, pure cancellation of the management of Lady Gaga. So Big Daddy should not pay money penalty for Monster's Mother. But think of it as a secret contract BigDaddy. (Read: Is it true that Lady Gaga Cancel Concert in Jakarta)
Lawyers for Big Daddy, Herna Sutana, said the concert had been transporting supplies Lady Gaga as much as 70 containers by air and sea to Jakarta. A total of 40 container that by sea has arrived in Jakarta.
The concert tickets were already sold out. Ticket price of Rp 465 thousand to $ 2.25 million per sheet. (Read: Money Will Audience Tickets Refunded 100 Percent)
According to Marcel Permadi music promoter who is also Director of Diamond Entertainment Account, Lady Gaga is the most expensive artist at this time. Can bring the price range for the artist singer-songwriter's U.S. $ 2-3 million or around Rp 20 billion.
The rate of Gaga, the promoter still profit ascertained. If the ticket is sold 50 thousand pieces, concert organizers at least had pocketed the ticket sales of about USD 67 billion. Naturally, if the promoter still struggling to get permission Gaga concert.
But the music promoter Adrie Subono ticket refunds do not count as a loss of a concert is canceled. Adrie sure, a month before the concert, the promoter must pay the rest usually have a down payment of 50 percent to the artist's management.
According to him, that's what Big Daddy Entertainment burden as a concert promoter. "If the cancellation of the promoters of Indonesia, the money was not paid back," he said.
In addition to a controversy in Indonesia, Lady Gaga also protested the conservative Christian group in South Korea and the Philippines. In Indonesia, the pros and cons of Lady Gaga going on among politicians, artists, officials, and community. There is support and there is a reject Gaga. However, organizations such as the FPI refused
Eccentric singer from the United States, Lady Gaga, refused to be dictated each time performing in concert, including in Indonesia. "Gaga prefer to cancel the concert rather than follow their religious group or demand censorship," said Troy Carter, Lady Gaga manager, told a news conference in Singapore on Thursday. "We will miss them."
According to him, the image rejection is more than fashion and style Gaga stage. Controversy Gaga concert plans, he said, is complicated because it is associated with political and religious issues. Carter called this phenomenon as "a major cultural and generation gaps that occur there." He sure will not change the shape Gaga concert.
Director Garin Nugroho agreed if Lady Gaga canceled her concert in Jakarta. According to him, the pros and cons of coming Gaga has entered the political arena, and leave the country. "If allowed to continue like this, you should (Gaga) do not have to come," said Garin.
He added that there was no organization has the right to block the arrival of the artist. If the implementation of a concert entitled "Born This Way Ball" was illegal, he said, the event promoter who brought to justice.
Big Daddy, Lady Gaga concert promoter, confirmed that management does not invalidate the Lady Gaga concert in Jakarta. "We continue to be a concert and smoothly," said a spokesman for Big Daddy, Arif Ramadhoni, during a press conference in Cilandak Town Square, Jakarta, yesterday.
The concert is planned to be held at the Bung Karno, Senayan, Jakarta, on June 3 was rejected by a number of people. They accuse Lady Gaga singing style does not fit with the culture of Indonesia and the so-called satanic. "MUI firmly rejected," said Secretary of the Council of Indonesian Ulama Fatwa Commission Asrorun Ni'am Sholeh. Religious Affairs Minister Suryadharma Ali also refused.
26-year-old singer appeared yesterday in Bangkok, Thailand. Continued performing in Singapore on May 28. Previously, Lady Gaga had protested the conservative Christian group in South Korea and the Philippines, but still held the stage.