Re: Giving Notice (to a band)
- From: "Stronger Than Dirt (John)" <skokiaan@xxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed, 01 Aug 2007 08:39:29 -0700
On Aug 1, 3:23?am, "Jonathan" <jonat...@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
As soon as I reached the decision I got a call to go do an audition
tonight and I was offered the gig starting next month. They don't work
enough for me (3-5 gigs a month instead of the 8-12 I want) but they are a
lot of fun and super nice people so I think I will offer to play with them
at least for a while, until I find something to keep me busy.
Does your new band know that you will just be biding your time with
them until something better comes along? I'd be pissed if my band
spent the time and effort to get someone up to speed only to have them
leave for another band.
- Re: Fighting
... It's been a looooooong time since I was in a fight. ... that someone would pick a fight with someone in the band and some towns had ... Edmonton who had been hired for an outdoor gig in a field and when they ... and turned around without even getting out of their cars. ...
- Re: how much to charge for keyboard playing?
... You are starting to split money. ... You can be hustled by other members/the band. ... May be harder to get the gig with no experience. ... I think I still hold the record in Cleveland of playing 3 gigs in 3 ...
- Re: Notice Given (a gig story)
... current band and was offered the job in a new band. ... After a gig I took the band leader aside in my current (about to be ... walk out on a gig and leave him hanging, with the way he's been treating me. ... I offered to play through the month while he hires somebody new and my last ...
- Worst ... gig ... ever!
... Well I just got back from my "last" gig with a band. ... Portland and our gig is booked at a very cool club up in Seattle. ... The singer, myself, and the keyboardist rode together, with the ... As soon as we start playing the sub drummer ...
- Re: cover band--how-to: get a following?
... Send out an announcement at least one week before each gig. ... page...bio of the band, and SHORT bio on each member. ... Play the "hits" but not just the hits everyone else is playing. ... The band breaks up. ...