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Taarka on Being Independent for Over 16 Years

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The way we’ve managed to be successful as an independent band is by delegating tasks. Our core band is a duo, so one of us communicates with the booking agent and advances the shows, and keeps track of the band finances on and off the road. »

Rob Drabkin on Videos, Gear and Touring

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I love how art can be a platform create more art. That’s what’s music videos are about. Everything from a simple performance video to something abstract. It’s a lot of collaboration. »

Getting picked (need to vs. want to)

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If you’re frustrated that you’re not getting picked, one plan is to up your game, to hustle harder, to figure out how to hone a pitch and push, push, push. »

A Tale of Two Private Lesson Music Teachers

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Music Teacher’s Helper is one of the best music teacher resources over the past 10 years. CLICK HERE to try out free for 30 days – no credit card required. Following this link will also give you 20% OFF if you find that Music Teacher’s Helper is for you »

How to Make Band T-Shirts in 30-Minutes or Less

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Sure, a killer t-shirt is a fantastic walking advertisement. But the overhead, the merch girl/guy and the design are a pain. »

Are You a Composer or a Businessman

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Are You a Composer or a Businessman: A decision that can make or break your career By  Aron Schoenfeld Composers compose and businessmen do business. At least this is what you think when you come out of school with a … »

Musicares and Nuci's Space

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Most importantly if a friend asks for help with his or her drinking or drug problem there is only one place to go, Nuci’s Space »