The problems always start when we have to deal with The Industry.
These things will make your songs more likely to be played on the radio. This money will make sure you don’t miss an opportunity, but it won’t guarantee it. This gig will increase your profile within the perceived record-buying demographic even if nobody turns up. This artwork is more accessible. Don’t use that, it sounds a bit scratchy. We know CDs are dead, but we need a few hundred for promo. Who buys vinyl these days? This tour will be like sooooo rock’n’roll but you won’t have any merch to sell and the whole thing will cost you a fortune. This career will almost certainly (ie. almost certainly not) bring you fame, temporary riches and lasting addictions even though your mental health will be destroyed.