Author Archives: Dave Tamkin

Vocal Tips ~ PITCH: Are You Hitting the Bulls-Eye?

Lessons

Pitch is one of the fundamental, foundational core elements in singing – so much so that it is one of the most important – perhaps the most important – quality of a great voice. »

The Green-Eyed Monster: Are You Friends Really Happy For Your Success?

Music

The Green-Eyed Monster: Are You Friends Really Happy For Your Success? By Sheena Metal Ideally, it should always be the way you’ve imagined it in your daydreams.  You get the phone call you’ve been waiting for: the big live review, … »

Is Your Finger in the Dam?

Lessons

Today’s article is a real life story of how you can get off track without realizing it – and some techniques to help you free up that stuck energy and get your creativity flowing again. »

PK’s Advice from a Life Long Bass Player

Music

PK’s Advice from a Life Long Bass Player By Pattie Kettle In everyday life, I have loads of opinions on a variety of topics which I love to expound upon and share, but ask me to write an advice piece … »

Vocal Mic Comparison

Gear

This month, PSE took three large-diaphragm condenser mics into the studio and ran them through their paces. »

On the Topic of Playing Music for a Living

Money

On the Topic of Playing Music for a Living By Paul Allodi Chicago, IL I’m still trying to do that! Just kidding but not. Its a tough road out there and your level of success can vary from month to month … »

Singers and Smoking

Health  Resources

Motivation for quitting smoking, smoking cessation and to help you quit and stop. Singers and Smoking and the harmful effects. Musicians quit smoking. »

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Gear  Resources

Hey there, it’s Martin writing … On Wednesday, February 24th 2010 macProVideo.com turns 5! To celebrate this milestone in our business, we’re running our biggest sale EVER! You can save an incredible 55% on all downloadable tutorials during our birthday … »

Writing Tips : Writing Outright. Part Two

Music

Writing Tips : Writing Outright. Part Two By Tom Colohue | Giving with permission by a favorite music site: www.dottedmusic.com This is a second part of Writing Tips By Tom Colohue: Writing Outright. Read the first part at this location. … »

Promoting on the Internet

Marketing

Promoting on the Internet! by Jessica Mellott A few years ago I realized how easy it was to share news about my music on the internet. Through internet promotion, I have gained tons of new fans, received hundreds of thousands … »