How To Survive A Bad Gig

Bad gigs happen. Not all the time, but sometimes the stars aren’t aligned in your favor and you have a bad gig. It’s OK, EVERYONE has them. I once went to an arena gig where the crowd just wasn’t into the headliner. I didn’t understand it at all; they paid the money...

How to Put Together a Band PA

You’ve got the money, you’ve got a way to transport the gear and you decided it’s time to buy a PA. But, what all do you need? Short answer; a sh** load (excuse my French). There are so many options out there it’s confusing and daunting (fancy word alert). Knowing...

Should You Fire A Bandmate?

Every band has had to take a hard look at their situation and decide if it’s time for a bandmate to be let go. This can be a very tough situation. If this person has worked really hard or is a good friend, it can be especially difficult. Sometimes, though, in order...