thats a very honest attitude. but at the same time it also reads like: i have given up. somehow at least. no offence, it just reads like this
that whole networking, social media and marketing part you are talking about is only frustrating, exhausting and - just not nice - because we are simply not used to this. sometimes i think that we are just too old for this shit already because, seriously: if you look at the youth out there which grew up with these things … they dont have a problem getting their stuff spread.
we have to adapt to what is required from most people today. i cant stress this enough. if we learn to garnish our music with the entertainment factor we have the ultimate tool to success in our hands: Its called Youtube. It might not be a good thing, but its the ultimate platform today. Next time you do a gig in your Bar, have someone shooting a Video of that. Now find someone who can edit that video and who can spice it up. Now upload it to Youtube, design an eye catching thumbnail and see where things go