For most music artists, playing live is the best part of being a musician. Sure, writing, recording and shooting videos can be fun and cathartic. Getting played on radio is great and reaching new listeners on streaming sites are also great milestones, but nothing beats the high of an amazing show.
The sentiment has been expressed to me time and time again by my peers in the local scene and also by some of the biggest bands in the world that I’ve had the opportunity to interview. The highlight for…
Monica Strut is a musician, heavy music fiend and “former” Myspace kid from Melbourne, Australia. After working for years as a music journalist and digital marketer, she now helps emerging bands and musicians reach the next level through her podcast, Being in a Band, coaching services and online courses. When not helping other musicians kick their goals she is writing, recording and playing in her own rock/metal band, The Last Martyr.