Not Playing Radio City

So you really wanna be a musician?

Recently, while watching a stagehand wheel out a prop on a late night tv show, I couldn’t help but think “look at this union guy — probably making 100 k a year for doing a job virtually anybody could perform.” And it brought me back 20 or 30 years to the day I realized just how fucked I was getting as a musician.

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William (Dollar Bill) Mersey

William (Dollar Bill) Mersey

I’m just an old lump of coal. But I’m gonna be a diamond someday!