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Old 01-28-2010, 02:31 PM
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Default Re: Touring for no money

Originally Posted by DrumEatDrum View Post
This is why the music business is so frustrating.

People think music is for the people, and should be free.

But it doesn't work the other way around.

I can't go to the grocery store and say "I need these groceries for free because I'm a musician" nor I can not pay rent/mortgage with a note saying "sorry, I made no money because my work is given away for free".

Of course, if I could, I'd be recording new songs every night.
Maybe of you gave him a quick tune, he'd give you some free carrots...?
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