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Rock Krusher Radio USA outta Buffalo NY.plays some Dallas TX Rock by Wes Ford And The Foundry the show airs 9-12 pm eastern time Fri tonite come getcha pull the song is... Hold Me Down


-Don't try to be the "manager", do not get involved with band business, that is for the band.

-Don't ask his bandmates for relationship advice.

-Do Not complain when your (insert holiday here) date gets cancelled because a show has been scheduled. Holidays are no longer yours. Even Valentines Day!

***-It's NOT mandatory that you are at every show.***

-Do not get jelous when your boyfriend talks to groupies. They are the one's buying the CDs and merch, not you, so let them have their time. And remember...you get to go home with him!

-No, the band does not want you to go on tour with them. Like your going to sleep in the back of a van and eat ramen for 4 months strait!?

-Don't make the following introduction: Hi! I'm _____. My boyfriend is in ______.

-Don't follow him around at shows like a lost puppy, he is taking care of business, find your own crowd.

-Don't go to band practice. And it's normal to have practice more than once a week.

-Do not assume everyone loves your boyfriend's band.

-Don't make out with other band members girlfriends at the bar. Save that for the after party.

-Don't turn yourself into a walking flyer for your boyfriend's band. The shirt is fine, but must you break out the hat, the hoodie, AND the stickers on your ass?

-Do not stand in front of your boyfriend while he is onstage and stare at him like he is the greatest singer in thew world.

-Do not change your style based on the type of band you date. Going from preppy to blackmetal shows you are not your own individual.

-If he calls while out on the road, don't complain about when he is coming home. You're lucky he is using the quarter to call you, instead of buying gas or food.

-Never say anything negative about your man's band that you cannot say to him. It will only come back to bite you in the ass.

-If your a stripper, keep work on the pole, not at shows. Not everyone wants to know you shop at FREDRICKS !

-Never cause a fight right before your man goes on stage. Relationship problems can be dealt with after the show.

-If they have a show out of town, don't drive just so you and your boy can have "alone time". Because you want to "talk".

-You cannot drink on the band's tab! Buy your own The Tour Manager works for the band, not the girlfriends. Get your own ass into catering,etc

-Keep the band seperate from your everyday life. That's your boyfriend's passion, find your own

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The Shane Alan Swaim Experience - A Journey Through Americana in Story and Song  (over 5 years ago)

This looks like very good advice. I would like to shake the hand of the man who wrote it. Sincerely, Shane

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Everyday Monday  (over 5 years ago)

This is hilarious...but all these issues usually have to be dealt with...I think I'll just have a bunch of copies on hand to give to each new girlfriend... Make them sign it and everything! lol


We had a great show! 5 killer bands at Orileys in Dallas TX, thanx to Phantom X for asking us to play with them. The reception from the crowd was awesome! We are currently working on new material and we will be doing more LIVE shows soon! Keep checking back for more info... Thank you ALL!! WES FORD AND THE FOUNDRY