37 Struggles Everyone In An Unsigned Band Will Understand

It's a tough job, but some poor sucker's got to do it.

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18. After six months of this you’ll find a local producer, who's set up shop in his spare room.

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Have a look at his face as you lay down your carefully crafted vision: that's what indifference looks like.

20. Someone in the band will write a grandiose press release, declaring you a refreshingly new take on [band you sound exactly like]. If you’re in a punk or art rock band this will be a manifesto.

35. A ‘nationwide tour’ – incorporating three cities visited in the roadie’s mum’s car which will break down in the middle of nowhere – will add an air of success to your CV.