The Balancing Act of Playing in Multiple Bands–Miles Franco (Ep 123)

My guest for this episode is LA-based musician, Miles Franco. We talk about balancing multiple projects and how he established himself after relocating from San Jose to LA. Miles reminds me a little bit of myself. He gigs with a number of bands, he’s in demand. He’s balancing a [...]

2019-10-02T14:52:54-07:00October 2nd, 2019|Gigs, Licensing, Podcast, Tips|0 Comments

Branding Your Music with Greg Wilnau (Ep 122)

Greg Wilnau, host of the Musician Monster podcast, joins me this episode. We talk about the Musician Monster website, which is a treasure trove of free resources, branding your music and making more money as a performing artist. Greg Wilnau has been on my radar for quite some time. [...]

2019-09-21T06:36:39-07:00September 20th, 2019|Gigs, Marketing, Podcast, Tips|0 Comments

Giving Back to Austin’s Youth–Brian Wolff (Ep 119)

Brian Wolff of Fair City Fire is giving back to Austin's youth as Community Engagement Coordinator with a nonprofit called Kids In a New Groove. In this episode we talk about how this work and the mission keeps him connected to his music, the release of his band’s new [...]

2019-08-29T11:30:27-07:00August 30th, 2019|Education, Gigs, Marketing, Podcast, Tips|0 Comments

Aki Kumar Signs With Sony Music India (Ep 118)

Photo by George Zaferes Only a few episodes ago I was joined by Bollywood Blues artist, Aki Kumar. Aki had some exciting news at the time that was under wraps, so I wanted to have him back to announce his signing with Sony Music India and the [...]

2019-08-27T13:57:09-07:00August 28th, 2019|Audience Building, Blues, Gigs, Podcast|0 Comments

Unstarving Musician’s Guide to Getting Paid Gigs–Chapters 5 & 6 (Ep 114)

This is the third installment and re-release of The Unstarving Musician’s Guide to Getting Paid Gigs. The episode is dedicated to chapters five and six, in which I discuss the importance of managing your gig schedule and boosting that revenue stream. Episode Highlights Gaining control of your gig schedule, [...]

2019-08-01T13:51:48-07:00August 2nd, 2019|Audience Building, Gigs, Marketing, Podcast|0 Comments

One of the Best Ways to Get Good Musician Gigs – Unstarving Musician’s Guide Chapters 3-4 (Ep 106)

One the best ways to get good musician gigs is by building good relationships. The primary theme of this episode is relationships. This is the second installment and re-release of The Unstarving Musician’s Guide to Getting Paid Gigs. This episode is dedicated to chapters three and four, which are [...]

2019-06-10T13:59:20-07:00June 10th, 2019|Gigs, Marketing, Podcast, Tips|0 Comments