If you're an artist or in a band, going on tour is likely something you're planning to do, if you haven't already. While touring can and should be an amazing experience, it must also be taken seriously and carefully planned out in order to prevent disaster.
In this recent article from MusicThinkTank, Emma Sturgis outlines four essential tips for helping to ensure you embark on the best tour of your career.
"As much as you might love your bandmates and consider them to be like family, they can get on your nerves (much like family). If something comes up between yourself and another bandmate, address it immediately. Don’t let passive-aggressiveness take over. Tell them how you feel, listen to them, and discuss what can be done to resolve it. If you notice others in conflict, work to be a mediator."