On today’s episode, Rick gives us a behind the scenes look at meet and greets. He shares some of strange requests and his experiences he has had with Taylor Swift and Trent Harmon fans. Rick also teaches us how to properly deal with these sometimes awkward situations.

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“A lot of times fans take things very personal when they have a request, but we have to take a look at the long term repercussions.”
-Rick Barker

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Time Stamps:

1:40 Dealing with strange requests from fans

2:46 The story behind why Taylor Swift stopped meet and greets

5:20 Current situation going on with Trent Harmon

6:30 What you do for one fan you have to do for all

7:11 Leave the hard decisions up to the manager

8:00 Why many artist won't look at fan’s emails and social media comments

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