Touring Economy [excerpt]

Akron Beacon Journal

During the tour of Traffic, Free and John Martyn a reporter researched the economics behind touring and promoting. The following part is particularly interesting because it shows a) that musicians tend to be too naive, b) John was right about his mistrust of the music industry, and c) Chris Blackwell cares about his artists.

Solid Air - Island SW 9325

8 Mar 1973
Honolulu Star-Bulletin
Don Weller

Jensen Looks Like a Big Timer

Way over across the Big Pond in Glasgow, Scotland, John Martyn has managed to gain for himself a strong and faithful following from his songwriting, singing, and guitar-playing feats.

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