Premise: Music is Cheap! Fans are Priceless! A couple of days ago I spoke for the LA Chapter of Songsalive! The topic was technology and strategies to treat your music business more like a business. During the workshops, a lot of material was covered but at the Songsalive! meeting and during the tour, a common […]
I am excited to announce the first dates for The Songwriter & Social Media Tour. I’ll be traveling through various cities both performing music and providing workshops on various technologies and strategies for musicians who wish to both organize and promote their music business.
Put together some merchandise (t-shirt) ideas together and have been getting feedback. I would love yours as well. The idea was initially full lyric sections. Then just the hook/song title. For Dangerous Girl and A Little Bit of Everything, it made sense to do a 2-sided shirt. She’s a Dangerous Girl was simple… [audio:sag/DangerousGirl.mp3] Front: […]
Plans and connections for 2010 are shaping up. One of the items on my plan – a logical next step – is for me to open for some more established acts. I am still booking some shows on my own and will be announcing some house concerts in the next several weeks but am also […]
Over the past few years I’ve had the pleasure of playing my songs with 1 or 2 accompanists and with bands. It has been both enjoyable and frustrating. The frustration is that I am typically giving a house band a hand-written chord chart or simply a key. You learn a lot about house bands at […]