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17 Things Local Bands Just Don’t Get

BUT it’s not about being famous, it’s about cutting your chops locally and making sure you have your act honed and your business down. Once you do, then you can take it on the road. By Ari Herstand   1. Trashing other bands in your scene isn’t hurting their rep. It’s hurting yours. 2. Acting disinterested with…

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Music Biz Debates By Folks

It’s almost a rite of passage every artist goes through in the modern music industry. The moment he accepts that he will not be able to rely on music sales to sustain his career. That people are not buying music like they used to. And never will again. – Ari Herstand By Walter Price   I ran…