Performing Music Gets Us High
Many non-musicians wonder why musicians struggle so much for their art. Why do so many musicians forgo other careers to grovel for a few bucks and hope that one day they will make it as a musician? According to Bobby Owsinski’s post, musicians continue to pursue their dreams because of the feeling one gets when performing music. Check out his post on Music Think Tank to read more on the psychology behind performing music.
“We all know it on some level, and we all crave it. And it never goes away. Even if you haven’t played in a band in 20 years, it takes about 10 seconds after the first downbeat to get back into it again.”