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Band Business #1: What Are You, Anyway?

Posted by on May 1, 2013

Hmmm – I haven’t written a “hypothetical” for a while, but here goes . . . [1] Crabgrass, a bluegrass band, landed a well-paying gig to play at a fancy wedding. The band drove to the gig in the band’s customized cargo van. Al, the bass player, found the van in a selvage yard, added a few bench seats, and got it running. Billy, the mandolin player, had invested in Apple in 2003 (post-iPod and the...

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