One way to expand your audience is to serve as a support or opening act for a better-known artist on multiple tour dates or one local show. These are choice slots, and many acts are vying for them, but sometimes you can get lucky and be in the right place at the right time.
If you’re more interested in strategy than chance, here are three suggestions to help you land some of these choice performance slots.
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