Cutting Out the Music Business Middleman–Bradford & Kimberly Loomis

Bradford and Kimberly Loomis are of the dynamic duo, married couple variety. Kimberly is highly involved in Bradford's career. Among her contributions are tech support, photography, co-writing, and community management. Our conversation opens with how Bradford was thrust back into music following economic change and a job loss. It [...]

2019-02-13T07:10:51-08:00January 25th, 2019|Audience Building, House Concerts, Podcast, Tips|1 Comment

Producer, Musician, and Songwriter – Jamie Hill

Jamie Hill is a producer, musician, and songwriter with a soft spot for vulnerable voices. To clarify, Jamie says he's specifically interested in female voices, gay voices, trans voices, and brown voices. He also prefers socially conscious artists and art over entertainment.He's co host of the podcast Misfit Stars, along side [...]

2019-01-04T09:32:01-08:00January 4th, 2019|Audience Building, House Concerts, Marketing, Podcast, Tips|0 Comments

Balancing Music, Visual Art and Fatherhood – Eric Bolander

Lexington Kentucky based songwriter Eric Bolander is a working musician and visual arts teacher. We were introduced by fellow songwriter and artist Abe Partridge, who has also been featured on this podcast. Check out Abe's episode Eric is notably excited about a new relationship with Eastwood Records. Eastwood is [...]

2018-12-20T06:58:56-08:00December 21st, 2018|Audience Building, Gigs, Marketing, Podcast|0 Comments

San Antonio Singer Songwriter – Laura Marie

San Antonio based singer songwriter Laura Marie and I were connected by way of mutual friend and former Unstarving Musician's Podcast guest Chris Taylor. I’m very happy with the outcome of this episode! I always enjoy interviewing music artists for this podcast–always. However, sometimes I get a wee bit [...]

House Concert Tours & Community – Shannon Curtis

Shannon Curtis has made house concerts the anchor of her music career since 2011. She tried the traditional route of touring cafes, college shows, and clubs. Her assessment of that traditional route is that it was really a slog. Growth was slow. In 2011 that all changed when a fan [...]

Gritty, Sassy, Rock and Blues Goodness – Ginger Leigh

Austin area native Ginger Leigh is a life long entertainer and performer. She comes from five generations of music biz professionals. Her music is a blend of gritty, sassy rock and blues goodness. In our conversation for this episode 75, Ginger and I talk about touring, marketing, recording, performing, [...]