Q – “My brother was a famous singer in an 80’s rock band. Can I write about that?”

Q – “My brother was a famous singer in an 80’s rock band. Can I write about that?”

Q –

My brother hit the big time in the 80’s as a singer in a band he formed called (removed). I have an urge to write a book about my experiences with the band and touring with them as well. Basically through my eyes etc. What do ya think?

A – 

While you may have a great story to tell, and you may be tempted to give some behind-the-scenes stories about that famous band, before you begin, I urge you to read these articles:

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