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Making Money In A Cover Band - With Maynard Edwards

Course Intro Video

My band - What's Next - is one of the most successful cover bands in the Mid-Atlantic region, and this is an EXTENDED conversation between my band leader (Maynard Edwards) and myself about everything that goes into what we do.  If you have any interest in gigging - at any level - I'm confident you'll find this very helpful! 

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Curriculum

Section 1

1Introduction
2Personal Honestly, Goals, And Attitude
3Gear Maintenance And Redundancies
4Know Your Musical Community
5Building A Repertoire
6To Build Or Join A Band?
7Practicing and Rehearsing
8The Audition Process (Done Correctly)
9Tracks Vs. No Tracks
10Stage Gear And Live Sound
11The Sound Guy And Sound Check

Section 2

1The Look
2The Name
3Marketing Materials
4Paying Your Dues
5Booking The First Gigs
6How Much Money???
7Pay To Play / Exposure Gigs
8Promotion, Promotion, Promotion
9Contracts
10Agents / Representation
11BIG LOCAL MONEY
12Tribute Acts / Gimmick Bands

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