I have been asked to perform many times for “the love of it”. I was asked to play for free at a restaurant, who I know do pay musicians. But to save money, they had trawled around the local open … (read more).
There’s one lady who works for a charity who always asks if my music group can come and perform at one of her events for nothing. And we always say no. We have tried to explain, but somehow it is … (read more).
My cover function band have had various dealings with companies expecting free work, one events company in particular coaxed us into a free gig with promises of future work, and sure enough none came in the 10 months since that … (read more).