Getting my geek on
Always remember, dear band boys and girls, BE NICE. It (usually) doesn’t cost you anything extra and can go a long way in getting you that next booking. I happened to overhear an exchange between two booking agents today that had worked together to package an out-of-state show. The show went well, and the bands [...]
I’ve recently acquired a GPS unit – a Garmin Nuvi 360 – and I’m having a lot of fun mapping things. Even though this unit lacks the ability to act as a GPS receiver for a computer, and therefore makes creating custom maps impossible, I am enjoying not being lost. It’s a nice change. I [...]
Band promotion is almost always a chore, although it’s not as bad as it was ten years ago when we were all still stapling Kinko’s-created flyers on telephone poles. Still, the poor band sap that gets stuck with the promotion duties generally isn’t thilled about it. The Internet, and in particular, email, was rightly viewed [...]
One of the things that drives me crazy about having to work (aside from the fact that they frown on wearing your pajamas in the office) is that there’s no way I can surreptitiously pop over to MySpace or Ebay on my work computer. Oh, sure, I can use my T-Mobile MDA, but viewing either [...]
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