Writing, Recording, and Finding Balance – Ian Salazar

Ian Salazar recently turned 21. He’s been playing guitar since he could hold one, probably starting around age six. He plays for two Dallas Fort Worth bands and does a bit of solo work. He’s also a recording engineer and producer, working from both his own home studio and [...]

2018-11-16T09:44:55-08:00November 16th, 2018|House Concerts, Marketing, Podcast, Recording, Songwriting|1 Comment

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

Songwriting, Side Hustles and Gratitude – Lindsay White

You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll call your therapist. That is straight from Lindsay White’s bio. She's a songwriting machine, who's been recognized by the likes of the Teullride Bluegrass Festival, Kerrville Folk Festival, Guitar World, and American Songwriter Magazine. In our chat for this episode of the podcast, Lindsay [...]

2018-10-03T09:15:30-07:00October 5th, 2018|Festivals, Marketing, Podcast, Recording, Songwriting|5 Comments

An Album of Passion and Persistence – Danny Wilkerson

All for his first solo album Danny Wilkerson isn't exactly in the full-time game of music, but for the past five years he's been busy writing and recording songs. He's also been busy recruiting talent and fundraising, all for his first solo album Wilkerson. The album is a true culmination [...]

2018-09-18T09:05:10-07:00September 14th, 2018|Drummers, Podcast, Recording, Songwriting, Tips|1 Comment

Crossing Paths with Jace Everett

Jace Everett and I surely crossed paths in the 90's, a time when we both lived and played music in and around Fort Worth Texas. In fact, we both did some hanging out and performing at Bronco's Sports Bar. This is the same place at which I met Chris [...]

2018-08-15T14:28:59-07:00August 17th, 2018|Bass, Drummers, Podcast, Recording, Songwriting, Tips|0 Comments