“There will always be another musician who will show up on time, has the right attitude, wears the right clothes, brings the right gear, knows the music better than you do, and plays better than you.”

A fantastic piece by Gary Melvin with lots of spot on tips/advice that
would go just as well for the frontman/soloist as not.  This should be
every working musician’s guidebook!
A Guide to Being a Successful Sideman by Gary Melvin

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