Not a surprise to any working in the industry, the music business is not always the most lucrative, particularly for those musicians look to eek out a living on their own. Luckily, the lifestyle of a musician does allow for other part time work. Here we look at fifteen of the best part-time jobs for those looking to make it in the music business.
In this latest post from MusicThinkTank, Lisa Occhino outlines fifteen of the best part-time jobs for those working in the music industry, some music related, others not.
"Working at a music store or record store is typically an entry-level day job, but it’s pretty awesome to be around instruments, gear, or records all day — and you get the satisfaction of helping other people along their musical journeys in some way.
You’re probably not going to be getting huge paychecks, but the plus side is that you’ll be surrounded by like-minded coworkers who will understand if you need to take a little time off or cut out early for an important rehearsal or show."