Must not forget these…it’s easy to get caught up…
There are some lessons an artist really needs to learn for themselves (see ‘Mistakes You Have to Make’) however there are an entire slew of music industry faux pas that I can tell you to avoid now and hopefully you’ll be able to curb making these specific mistakes first hand.
#1. Stop Wasting Time Hunting For Jackpots
What I mean by this is stop looking for the one piece of the proverbial puzzle that you feel will generate instant success. Whether it’s a battle of the bands, a tour support slot, a showcase or a record deal there is seldom ONE thing that will ever be worth sinking the majority of your time and effort.
#2. Stop Wasting Limited Band Money
Until you are making enough with your hobby to subsidize some or all of your income I strongly suggest reinvesting ALL band profits into the band. Splitting the…
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