Thursday, May 11, 2017

Five Laws of Productive Band Practice

When your band rehearses, is it a chill, low-key hang — or are you getting something done?
There’s nothing wrong with gathering good players in a room, leaning back, and seeing where the musical conversation leads: let things flow, tell a few drummer jokes, see what happens. But if you’re in a working band, and maybe paying a few bucks for a rehearsal space, you need to make the most of your band's time together. Here are five ways to make your rehearsal time as productive as possible.