Making It Happen For Yourself—Camellia Akhamie Kies (Ep 150)

Camellia Akhamie Kies is an epic drummer and a new mom. She played drums throughout her  pregnancy and Camellia is now a case study as there weren’t many, if any, expecting moms playing drums at her level during pregnancy.A Navy Veteran, Camellia played for the US Navy [...]

2020-05-07T15:11:22-04:00May 6th, 2020|Creativity, Drummers, Licensing, Podcast|0 Comments

Being a Performing Artist Amidst a Pandemic—Chloe Collins (Ep 148)

Chloe Collins is a singer songwriter based in Nashville. She’s not your typical 19-year old. From New York, Chloe moved to Nashville in her early/mid teens to immerse herself in music and the Nashville scene. She’s a seasoned performer and recording artist having played some very [...]

2020-04-27T11:30:45-04:00April 29th, 2020|Licensing, Podcast, PR, Songwriting, Tips|0 Comments

Licensing Music, Building an Audience and Embracing Streaming—Angela Predhomme (Ep 136)

Angela Predhomme is a soulful singer, composer and musician. She strives to make music that can stand up to the best of the best, and it certainly does. Angela’s music has been featured in many well known film and TV productions, she has won many songwriting awards and has [...]

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 [...]

2019-10-02T14:52:54-04:00October 2nd, 2019|Gigs, Licensing, Podcast, Tips|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 [...]

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 [...]

2018-10-19T03:52:38-04:00October 19th, 2018|Guitar, Licensing, Podcast, Recording, Songwriting, Tips|6 Comments