How much destruction can a rock star write off on his or her taxes?

Here’s an awesome interview with an experienced band business manager about the kind of expenses he sees each week from his clients (and other musicians).

Smashed Guitar? Investment in your image.

Nephew wants to open a bar? Stay away, especially if you invite the Happy Mondays to the opening.

Plus, a list of fifty totally extravagant rock star purchases.

[ via Fark. ]