I’m a singer/song writer and perform live music for a living. I’ve recently moved to London and I’m shocked by the amount of live music venues and promoters that ask musicians like myself to play for free. Especially when they … (read more).
I’ve been making my living as a full time touring musician/songwriter for the past six or seven years…before that I earned a good proportion of my living from gigging/writing music, but also managed several acts, ran a small record label … (read more).
Training to be a musician takes 10 – 15 years on average, not including music college and / or performing experience. It is one of the longest apprenticeships known for any vocation. Musicians surpass the barriers most reach when learning … (read more).