Blues, Folk and Change–Tony Harrah

Tony Harrah and I began our conversation for this episode "off-air." I asked about his website, which is powered by Bandzoogle. This question was for my own market research purposes. There are a couple of areas on his website site, which looks great by the way, that are "under [...]

2019-01-09T12:11:47-08:00January 11th, 2019|Blues, Guitar, Marketing, Podcast, Songwriting|2 Comments

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, [...]

Rolling with the Indie Musician Life – Lannie Flowers

Lannie Flowers is one of my indie musician pals who resides in the Dallas Fort Worth area of Texas. In this second appearance for the podcast, Lannie discusses the long process of making his forthcoming album Home. The project has apparently been wrought with challenges. I had no idea [...]

2018-10-26T05:10:41-07:00October 26th, 2018|Guitar, Podcast, Recording, Songwriting|0 Comments

Happiness in a Home Studio – Lance Harvill

Lance Harvill came onto my radar by way of his recent work with Rex Brown. Some of you will know Rex as a founding member of Pantera. Lance’s guitar work was featured on Brown’s 2017 solo release Smoke on This. He was also part of the ensuing tour. Lance [...]

2018-10-19T03:52:38-07:00October 19th, 2018|Guitar, Licensing, Podcast, Recording, Songwriting, Tips|5 Comments

Making Music with an Open Heart and Mind – Jon Christopher Davis

Jon Christopher Davis (aka JCD) is a Dallas-Fort Worth based music artist. He’s written songs for the likes of Dolly Parton, Timothy B. Schmit of the Eagles, Billy Ray Cyrus, and many other noteworthys. He’s recorded for Warner Brothers, Sony and MCA Records. He's been featured on a number of [...]

2018-10-08T14:08:32-07:00October 11th, 2018|Gigs, Guitar, Marketing, Podcast, Songwriting|1 Comment

Synesthesia and the Evolution of SHAPESCENES–Chase Anderson

SHAPESCENES is a reference to synesthesia. My guest in this episode is Chase Anderson, lead singer and guitarist for the Austin band SHAPESCENES. Chase says when he was a kid listening to music, he could close his eyes and see notes, tones and chords as specific complex shape and color [...]

2018-07-09T09:36:37-07:00June 22nd, 2018|Gigs, Guitar, Marketing, Podcast, Recording, Tips, Touring|0 Comments