Saturday, December 22, 2012

How Do You Start A Band?

How long have you been playing guitar? How long have you sat in your house and jammed along with records/CD’s? How long have you wanted to be in a band? What are you waiting for? If you are a guitar/bass player and you have never been in a band, then you need to drag yourself out of the house and get playing live.

The usual excuses go something like this: 
This piece is a chapter in the new book The Toughest Hundred Dollars & Other Rock & Roll Stories by Larry Manch. The book is available for purchase in e-book form at the Kindle Store on

© 2012 Larry Manch


  1. But if you do this.....aren't you following the same plan as everyone else?

  2. Not everyone has a plan. That's my point in writing this piece. Just some tips for getting started.