Question: Should musicians play for free? This is the age old question, and one that will get different answers depending on who you ask. Sometimes playing gigs for free can be beneficial, while other times is can actually reduce your chances of getting paid for gigs. From what I’ve seen, it’s best to take gigs […]
Getting And Performing Gigs
Gigs are one of the most popular ways for musicians to make money. It's because of this that you definitely need to get your gigging game on! The below guides help with getting gigs, being prepared for them, and performing live on stage.
Question: Should I drink alcohol before a gig? If you can help it, no, you shouldn’t drink alcohol before a gig, and I’ll tell you why. I know gigging can get nerve wracking sometimes, and it’s often the easiest option to turn to alcohol in an attempt to calm your nerves. That said, drink can […]