Navigating Grief Through Music—Kate Schutt (Ep 159)

Singer-songwriter Kate Schutt’s latest album is about her five-year journey caring for her mother while she was dying of cancer. We share the loss of a parent to cancer and talked about the grief that is happening during these isolated times. Kate wrote a book about [...]

2020-06-02T10:43:19-04:00June 5th, 2020|Podcast, singing, Songwriting|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 [...]

2020-05-11T13:33:00-04:00May 13th, 2020|Income, Podcast, singing, Songwriting|0 Comments

Using “No” as Rocket Fuel—Tara Simon (Ep 146)

My guest is Tara Simon, acclaimed vocalist and creator of Tara Simon Studios. In our pre-interview conversation I learned that Tara is really into analytics, and she should be–she’s doing really well on YouTube! She wanted to be a singer, win a Grammy, and tour the [...]

2020-04-14T05:08:18-04:00April 17th, 2020|Marketing, Podcast, singing, Tips|1 Comment

Unlocking The Voice Within—Kelly Atkins (Ep 145)

Photo by Vincent Louis Carrella | www.thelighthouse.photography Kelly Atkins is an insanely diverse vocalist who juggles various projects and bands, not to mention her role as Deputy Director of Kitka, a world-renowned women’s vocal ensemble. She makes all of this work while balancing motherhood [...]

Unapologetic Dreams and Free of Fear—Alonzo (Ep 143)

Alonzo is a multi-talented artist. You may have first been introduced to him as part of Fatally Unique on season 6 of America’s Got Talent. A phenomenal dancer, Alonzo always had dreams of something more. Singing was his passion and so in 2013 his years of preparation led to [...]

2020-03-27T08:57:34-04:00March 27th, 2020|Podcast, PR, singing, Tips, Touring|0 Comments

Creating Emotion-Rich Vocals—Judy Rodman (Ep 133)

Judy Rodman is a return guest as well as an award winning vocal coach, recording artist, author, producer, singer-songwriter and more. I recently caught up with Judy in person in October and it was such a treat. Judy shares some of the powerful lessons and tips from her recently [...]

2019-12-18T12:40:59-05:00December 20th, 2019|Audience Building, Performing, Podcast, singing|3 Comments