So you want to be a musician in New Orleans? You better be prepared to sweat, you better be prepared to stay up late, you better be prepared to lug your gear around from dingy club to dusty bar. You better pace yourself don’t let the spirits get you too deep, don’t let the heat get you too hot. So you want to be in a rock and roll band in New Orleans? You better prepare to sweat even more and you better get ready for a hard road. Ain’t nothing easy about cutting licks in The Big Easy, but it’s not about that, at least it shouldn’t be. So you want to be a musician in New Orleans? Make music, that’s all you gotta do.