Grassrootsy shares the story of a musician who did her first short tour of the Midwest and had what she describes as a "pretty terrible" experience. Fortunately she thought it through and came up with 5 lessons that are a combination of "I knew that," "I should have known that" and "I didn't expect that." The reality is that if you're embarking on something fairly new you're likely to forget some of the most obvious things you've learned in the past. Add that to what you don't know and lists like this become much more than passing entertainment. "5 Lessons...

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