Take Control Of Your Music Career—Ryan Kairalla (Ep 129)

Ryan Kairalla is an artist advocate, entertainment lawyer and host of the Break The Business Podcast. He leverages his background in law, business, education, and entertainment to enhance the careers independent music artists–and to pursue big ideas. With his network of partners, collaborators, mentors, and friends, Ryan brings people [...]

2019-11-05T10:14:37-08:00November 1st, 2019|Creativity, Marketing, Performing, Podcast|0 Comments

Create The Community You Need—Chris Coles (Ep 128)

Chris Coles is the Founder of Musicians Unite which is a community of musicians born out of the desire to support musicians of all ages, styles and skill level.  The goal is to help one another achieve success, share their challenges, and establish a place to learn from each [...]

2019-10-25T14:36:54-07:00October 25th, 2019|Audience Building, Creativity, Drummers, Podcast, Tips|4 Comments

Juggling Twenty Plus Performances a Month—Frankie Raye (Ep 127)

Frankie Raye is a powerhouse performer juggling over twenty shows a month. She is a singer-songwriter based out of Tampa, Florida. In 2019 Frankie launched her first album Brave. She has been recognized in several Best of the Bay Award categories including: singer, songwriter, vocalist, pop act - original, local [...]

2019-10-17T15:19:58-07:00October 18th, 2019|Creativity, Performing, Podcast, Tips|0 Comments

Kofy Brown on Being In-Demand and Creating a Joyful Music Career (Ep 115)

Photo by Irene Young My guest for this episode is multi-instrumentalist and songwriter Kofy Brown. We navigate the balancing act of her many projects, how she’s managed to stay in high demand, and what she’d say to younger players about creating an in demand and joyful music [...]

2019-10-08T14:21:20-07:00August 9th, 2019|Creativity, Drummers, Podcast|1 Comment

Bollywood Blues Man Aki Kumar on Gratitude, Humility, and Band Dynamics (Ep 113)

Bollywood blues artist Aki Kumar sees gratitude and humility as key to managing his music career and life.  He returns to the podcast to discuss in greater depth creative challenges, band dynamics, and channeling your passion for music.Episode HighlightsWe start by discussing his cameo in the Salonch promo video and [...]

Staying Creative and Nurturing a Music Community–Crystal & Pete Damore of Ordinary Elephant (Ep 108)

Staying creative and nurturing a music community is part of life on the road for Crystal and Pete Damore of Ordinary Elephant. This is their second appearance on the podcast, which was a great opportunity to talk about their recent Kickstarter campaign, their new album Honest, and more. [...]