The friend turned manager option: I have seen this scenario play out many times and can tell you that if you are not careful you can damage both your career and your friendships if this is done wrong so be open and honest with your would be manager from day one.
The third article in a series of articles about preparing for, finding and getting music management.
Mark Bryan, guitar player and founding member of Hootie & the Blowfish, shares his own experiences with building a successful music career and offers some advice for new and emerging artists that want to stay true to their passion for making music and navigate the business side of the industry.
Do you need to get a music manager? How to navigate the developmental stages of your music career.