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Street Musician’s Busking Pot

Every time I venture out to do a bit of street busking, I am always surprised at the wide variety of objects people seem to offer me or place in my guitar case instead of a simple coin or two.

I have received just about everything you could imagine from melted chocolate […]

Busking : What to Expect – Pros, Cons & Misconceptions

Street busking is a great way of building up your confidence as a musician and gives you just about the best training you can get in dealing with people and overcoming any fears you may have of performing in public.

Once you’ve been busking a few times and got used to playing […]

Busking Permits & Getting Permission To Perform

Nowadays, town and city councils are clamping down on unauthorized busking in an attempt to clear the streets of unsavory types hassling people for money. You often need a permit to perform or busk and if you don’t have one you will be removed by the police, even if you are really good.

Busking : Earnings and Expenses

How Much Money Can You Make Busking ?

The amount of money you can make when you are out busking greatly depends on many things, such as what instrument you play, what town or city you’re in, where you pitch, what songs you play, how long you play for, what time of year it […]