Yesterday's gig was the last one until December!

Derek_RDerek_R Posts: 1,716Member
edited August 2016 in Guitar Chat
Just checked the diary. Yesterday's gig was the last one until December!  An opportunity to get into the woodshed, methinks.

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  • LesterLester Posts: 1,706Member, Moderator
    edited August 2016

    Likewise, today's was the last booking in my diary.

    All the best finding some more gigs, Derek, and in the meantime you were mentioning that your electric skills need a bit of honing: here's an opportunity.

  • onemanbandonemanband Posts: 94Member

    Yeah, I can sympathise with that.

    Sadly, paying gigs for live musicians seem to be getting less & less. Not only are many closing, under pressure of the current economy but many have caught on to the fact that "open mic" nights will fill a venue, for very little or no cost; (I'm not knocking open mic's; I think they're excellent platforms for new players)!!

    I also get really p****d off with venues promoting "live" entertainment with what is actually nothing more than backing track karaoke singers (but don't get me started on that one)!!   Luckily, I have a good agent who keeps me reasonably busy.

     

    Good luck and I hope your date sheets fill up soon 

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