Marketing and Staying Creative–Musician Producer David Franz (Ep 203)

In this episode I speak with David Franz, founder at Underground Sun, about career advice for musicians, productivity shame, how to best market yourself as a musician, and staying creative in crazy times like these. We also mention his biz partner Justin Paul, who will be [...]

2021-06-11T12:51:04-04:00June 11th, 2021|Creativity, Marketing, Podcast|0 Comments

Studio Work, Teaching, Visual Arts and Drum Gear – Mike Dawson (Ep 200)

Multifaceted drummer Mike Dawson has refocused his career on studio work, teaching, visual arts and of course drum gear. Prior to the pandemic, he was a gigging machine, managing editor at Modern Drummer Magazine, and co host of the Modern Drummer Podcast With Mike And Mike. [...]

2021-05-16T10:58:50-04:00May 13th, 2021|Marketing, Performing, Podcast|0 Comments

Create, Cultivate and Connect–Joy Ike (Ep 199)

Create, cultivate and connect are words that carry special meaning for Joy Ike. They are the basis for a music coaching and mentoring program she calls Cultivators. Her professional background in PR and marketing enables Joy to offer unique perspective to the emerging artists with whom [...]

2021-05-05T14:52:40-04:00May 7th, 2021|Creativity, Income, Marketing, Podcast|0 Comments

Music As Therapy–Michael Gilbride (Ep 198)

Michael Gilbride, telco in the studio Michael Gilbride somewhat recently released his debut EP 'my name is not kaiser' and the single 'Say Hello,' from that EP. The animated video for 'Say Hello,' which you can find at telcomusic.com or the show notes for [...]

2021-04-30T16:42:43-04:00April 30th, 2021|Creativity, Marketing, Podcast|0 Comments

Performing Alongside Blues Icons–Reverend Raven (Ep 195)

Since 1990 Reverend Raven has opened for B.B King, Gatemouth Brown, Pinetop Perkins, the Koko Taylor Band, Junior Wells, the Fabulous Thunderbirds, Tommy Castro among many others. He and I are acquainted by way of mutual friend The Worldwide West Side Guitar Man Johnny Burgin. Reverend [...]

2021-04-09T13:46:08-04:00April 9th, 2021|Marketing, Performing, Podcast|0 Comments

Brian Wolff Responds To Unstarving Musician Survey (Ep 192)

Brian Wolff returns to the Unstarving Musician to participate in the Unstarving Musician survey, in which I ask some of the best independent musicians I know questions about creativity, social media, live streaming, community building and more. This is Brian's third appearance on the podcast, and [...]

2021-04-12T15:47:32-04:00March 5th, 2021|Creativity, Marketing, Performing, Podcast|0 Comments
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