About Roberto

Host of The Unstarving Musician's Podcast, Author, Drummer, Vocalist, Marketeer.

Helping Music Artists Realize Their Dreams–Jason Davis (Ep 104)

Jason Davis loves helping music artists realize their dreams. He has founded several cutting edge entertainment companies including Radar Label Group (Jimmy Eat World, Plain White T’s, Neon Trees, The Unlikely Candidates), Awaken Records (Austin French), One One 7, Care For Kids, is the Co-President/Partner of Higher Level Booking [...]

2019-05-28T09:31:38-07:00May 24th, 2019|Podcast|1 Comment

Finding Mentors and Community in the Music Industry – Glass Hamlet (Ep 103)

Glass Hamlet loves the songwriting aspect of music. His big challenge has been finding a community of fellow musicians and music industry mentors. Glass is a native of Moscow, Russia. In the late 90's he moved to New York where be began an education in design and the arts. [...]

2019-05-28T10:00:01-07:00May 19th, 2019|Podcast, Songwriting, Tips|0 Comments

Album Release Strategy–Daniel Stidham of Raid the Quarry (Ep 102)

In this episode I talk with Daniel Stidham of Raid the Quarry who shares his insights for album release strategy.  We also discuss his thoughts on the business of making money as a band. Daniel's Raleigh North Carolina based band has just released their first full length album, Temporary [...]

2019-05-11T09:23:31-07:00May 10th, 2019|Marketing, Podcast, Songwriting|0 Comments

From Collaborator to Solo Artist – Singer Songwriter Notelle (Ep 101)

Nashville based singer songwriter Notelle recently made the move from longtime collaborator to solo artist. She is best known for heavy messy pop with an electronic edge. In this week’s episode, I discuss with Notelle the lessons she has learned as a solo artist and advice that has served [...]

2019-05-03T07:18:07-07:00May 3rd, 2019|Marketing, Podcast, Tips|0 Comments

Best of the Unstarving Musician Podcast (Ep 100)

I had no idea how rewarding it would be to speak with all of the talented music artists I've met and interviewed for the Unstarving Musician podcast. I wanted to do something a little different for the 100th episode. A best-of compilation seemed a fitting way to celebrate the [...]

2019-04-27T19:38:44-07:00April 27th, 2019|Creativity, Education, Podcast, Touring|0 Comments

Why DIY Recording is a Great Idea–Music Producer Mark Addison (Ep 99)

Mark Addison is a big fan of DIY recording, a seasoned music producer, songwriter, and co-creator of the iconic Tips Concerts series of Austin Texas. Topics discussed in this episode Wendy Colonna and the history of Tips Concerts Why Mark loves DIY recording How he goes about selecting his [...]

2019-04-26T08:40:30-07:00April 19th, 2019|House Concerts, Podcast, Recording|0 Comments