Write down your tour lessons when you think of them, because you’ll forget…
Bring a ladder
Do not go gentle into that good night
There’s probably no such thing as too much haze during a show… probably
Eyedrops, remember eyedrops everywhere you go …
Be early. Really early. Like – really really early. A lot of possible problems can be solved by being early.
Play an instrument. Any instrument, doesn’t matter which, and you are never too old to start learning. All that time you have spent playing rock band or guitar hero … Imagine what an awesome trombone player you would be by now if you had put all of that time into an instrument. I don’t play anything well, but I’m going to be practicing again.
Simplicity is key in many things, in music, in lyrics, in communication. Be clear. Be kind and be clear.
Private lives are your own. You don’t have to share anything you don’t want to.
Decide what is important and then live accordingly … This is harder than it sounds
I looooove going away and then having someplace to come back to
It’s hard to sleep after a great show, but you HAVE to
I am just so dang impressed at how much this band really looks after each other.
Nobody makes friends like Appa!!
Did you know that toothbrushes can fall apart in your mouth?? While you are brushing your teeth?? Neither did I? Guess what I now know …
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