Category Archives: Music

Brent Brown on Starting Today

Music

Making my first album was a lot like starting my latest podcast in the sense that I still have no idea what I’m doing with anything, nor do I believe any one else when they say they do. But the reward is clearly more in the experience than in the result. »

Reed Foehl on Songwriting

Music

I’ve been going to Nashville a lot over the years. One of the first companies to embrace me and let me write with their writers was Carnival Music. The president Frank Liddell happens to be married to Lee Ann. So the song “fly” which I co- wrote with Carnival writer Brent Cobb got into her hands and she liked it enough to cover it! »

SPILL, Marc Walloch & New Music

Marketing  Music

This is my debut as a solo artist and songwriter. I hope it attracts people to my work and allows me to make more records and play some shows at some point too. In the mean time I just want to keep writing with other artists, playing guitar and bass on sessions and live, and making commercial music. »

High Fiction Would Like to Buy Dave Coffee

Marketing  Music

  We recently sat down with Amy Shelley of High Fiction to talk with her about their unusual Kickstarter campaign, their most recent single featuring Matt Berninger of The National, and their upcoming debut album.  High Fiction is an indie … »

Tony Lucca Talks Albums, Videos & Patreon

Marketing  Music

Tony Lucca’s career as a singer songwriter, artist, producer and entertainer is stronger than ever. Great guitar, songs and one hell of a singer. Maybe you know of him from season two of The Voice. »

Willy Porter Plays the Front Range

Gear  Music

Willy Porter is an accomplished guitarist, storyteller and songwriter from Wisconsin who is toured with Sting, Jeff Beck and Paul Simon to name a few. »

Bear Market Riot Makes a Riot!

Music

Bear Market Riot is a power-folk duo (Kirk Nordby & Nick Motil) from California’s Central Cost. They blend everything from Americana to hip-hop into an infectious sound that can only come from two glorious bearded men playing six instruments all while keeping a full dance floor satisfied. »

5 Secrets to Developing a Highly Successful Career in the Music Industry

Lessons  Music

What do you think successful musicians do to achieve success in their music careers? Surely, not all great musicians accomplish the same goals, but every one of them has taken the same fundamental steps to grow long-lasting careers. Next are … »

BE YOURSELF by David Owens

Music

So, be yourself. There’s no need to think, “Well, that’s what’s selling so that’s what we have to do to get noticed!” It’s selling because at some point, the powers that be said to them, “You don’t sound like anyone else.” »

On the road with Tom Mangione

Music

The etymology of the word “music” comes from the Greek for “muse” (i.e. Μοῦσα – Mousa). You can see the connection, and interestingly, the same root also flowered into the word “museum,” the treasure trove of the arts. »