Live Streamed Shows In Isolation —Dean Johanesen Part 2 (Ep 156)

Dean Johanesen first appeared on the podcast almost 100 episodes ago. Dean is a regular performer, so this pandemic has hit him quite hard. Adjusting to the new normal, he pivoted into live stream performances, and I even caught a recent one on StageIt. As his [...]

2020-05-27T04:26:53-07:00May 27th, 2020|Gigs, Guitar, Performing, Podcast, Songwriting|0 Comments

Help Is Not On The Way—Juno (Ep 155)

Juno is an insanely talented guitarist and songwriter with her debut album called Help is Not on the Way. Having worked with some big names including Bruno Mars, Camila Cabello, Fifth Harmony, Erykah Badu, India Arie and more, this new album hits a very personal note. [...]

2020-05-20T11:56:42-07:00May 22nd, 2020|Education, Guitar, Podcast, Songwriting|0 Comments

Release Strategy, Online Distribution and a Famous Duet—Kendal Conrad (Ep 154)

Kendal Conrad has an impressive singing and songwriting resume for someone so young. Based in Nashville, Kendal has actively pursued gigs including singing the national anthem for MLB, NBA, MMA, and NASCAR events. She’s had the opportunity to perform at the White House, opened for artists [...]

2020-05-20T07:04:11-07:00May 20th, 2020|Audience Building, Gigs, Marketing, Podcast|0 Comments

Disrupting The Music Industry—Alicia Rius (Ep 153)

SoundStorming is trying to disrupt the system that is the music industry, specifically how and where artists share their music, and today I’m joined by one of the co-founders, Alicia Rius. The app allows artists to share their music with an ever-growing and supportive community from the [...]

2020-05-11T14:26:41-07:00May 15th, 2020|Creativity, Performing, Podcast, Recording|0 Comments

The Good That Can Come From Hard Times—Judy Rodman Part 3 (Ep 152)

Judy Rodman is joining us on the podcast for the third time. We wanted to talk about life for musicians during the pandemic. We talk about staying well, creating and learning, being useful to others and improving ourselves. Judy wants to prepare us for the fact [...]

2020-05-11T13:33:00-07:00May 13th, 2020|Income, Podcast, singing, Songwriting|0 Comments

Teaching Music Production Online—Liz Cirelli Part 2 (Ep 151)

Today we welcome back producer, singer, songwriter, educator and wellness practitioner, Liz Cirelli. When we first spoke, Liz was very much in a growth phase, and now she’s got some exciting projects on the go, including the launch of The Cirelli School of Music. I wanted [...]

2020-05-06T12:40:52-07:00May 8th, 2020|Education, Podcast, Recording|0 Comments