usic teaches you a lot about, well, everything, regardless of genre. Of course, there’s the composition and dexterity side of actual performance, but it goes much deeper than that.
Producing coherent output with a group of people each of whom has their own ideas about where the song and the band should go is quite the feat if you think about it.
Organizing concerts amongst multiple bands and venues is an extremely heavy logistical lift fraught with fail-points, egos, and the ever-present risk of rain.
Promotional materials and design doesn’t come easy for many, and really the only way to get good at it is to fuck up enough that you learn what not to do.
Finances. Distribution. Travel plans. Et cetera, et cetera. Music is outstandingly complex when you look at the ecosystems that form around it, but oh so worth it. Doing it with Metal just makes it even cooler.