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Cancelling A Club Gig For A Private Event: 5 Things To Consider

Cancelling A Club Gig For A Private Event: 5 Things To Consider

It’s tempting right? You get that call for an awesome 90-min $5k gig (with PA provided) but then look on your calendar and you’re at “The Club” for a 3-hr show @ $900 with all your own gear. Of course, depending on your relationship with them, cancelling may not be an issue. If you have a great track record and have partnered with the venue in the past, you may have some "gig equity" you can cash in. + How to Partner With Your Venues and Promote Like a Pro BUT if you think it is an issue or will be...

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Building Confidence

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Building Confidence

“Have confidence that if you have done a little thing well, you can do a bigger thing well too.” – David Storey

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Dear Musicians: Conversation Is The New Connection

Dear Musicians: Conversation Is The New Connection

Ask your fan's opinion to get objective feedback, spark up a conversation, and maybe even do some market research while you're at it.

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Being You: A How to Guide

Being You: A How to Guide

From MotivatingMusicians.com: If you’re anything like me, some days you wake up full of self confidence, ready to take on the world.  Then, the next day you struggle to remember your name (and even then aren’t sure that you even like it very much).  What happens? People happen. Opinions are free flowing these days.  People seem to be more and more willing to become the very hate they word puke about yet we are also more connected, more advanced and potentially have more creative outlets than ever before. As I ponder this balance, I decided to make a short list...

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9 Amazing Gift Ideas to Motivate Musicians - All Under $60

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9 Amazing Gift Ideas to Motivate Musicians - All Under $60

What do you get the musician in your life who is typically pretty picky or just buys it themselves? Here's 9 awesome ideas...

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