From Michael Brandvold's newsletter:
- Because wishing for fame and riches proves you don’t understand the reality of today’s music business.
- Your fan base right now is made up of only family members.
- Because you probably don’t have the tenacity, persistence, perseverance and determination to slog it out below the poverty level for another 10 years it’s going to take you.
- You have only played 3 shows so far.
- Because you’re still trying to “make it” the old way by waiting for a big record label to discover you and treat you like a god.
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