Sometimes you’re early, sometimes you’re too late. With music it’s like normal life: Some opportunities rattle past you just because you’re not at the right place at the right time. Sometimes these incidences can even ruin your career. Shit happens. Here are 10 musicians who had exactly that happen to them:
What have we learned from this list of band members who left before takeoff? The main lessons here is if you’ve got a good thing going with your band, make sure you sort out any problems, no matter how small, with good communication, honesty and sensitivity to others. Also, if your band mates tell you that you have a problem (with drugs, alcohol, lack of punctuality, etc.) then it’s best to not deny it and try to change your habits. If this seems difficult, seek help using public services or family members, you don’t want to miss out like the unlucky ones above.