We have to break the habit of not paying for art. Because there's something important at stake: supporting the kind of world you want to live in.
Ed Rodriguez has been around way too long and played instruments in the bands Iceburn, Gorge Trio, Colossamite, Sicbay, Burmese, xbxrx and the Flying Luttenbachers. He currently plays guitar In Deerhoof, whose website is here.
An article for the people who keep hearing that the costs of accomplishing anything are so high that they should be reluctant to try.