''Stevie, my bass player, he was an accountant before we started this, so he's really good with numbers,'' says Dave Williams, the 28-year-old lead singer of Drowning Pool, a heavy metal band that has sold more than a million copies of its 2001 debut, ''Sinner'' (Wind-up Records). The dude with the dreadlocks? Buh-WHA? The full article can be found at http://www.nytimes.com/2002/06/09/magazine/09MUSICIANS.html You will need to register, but there are plenty of fake accounts out there. It's actually quite good. If I ever "make it," any A&R guy who tries to screw me and my bandmates is going to be in for a bit of a surprise.