Another Eclectic Verve Album On The Way
I follow a general process incorporating aspects unique to each album when I'm writing music. The inception of our current project began at the end of 2012.
In Favor of Promoting Indie Musicians
I’ve written before that as a solo musician or indie band you should cross-market or cross-promote other indie artists who are like you. In my... Read More
Patience Grasshopper: Songs Aren’t Created in a Day
Although most songs are only a few minutes in length, the creative process is not a fast enterprise. Countless hours of work translate into just a few minutes of fan listening time.
55th Grammy Awards Rearview Mirror
As we speed away from the 2013 GRAMMYs, are there any lessons to be learned?
Writing Niche Songs
As a singer/songwriter, are niche songs (e.g., Christmas) a good idea or a bad idea?
Crossover Musicians: Success is an Uphill Battle
Most musicians begin and stay with one music genre throughout their careers because each genre has its own unique approach to songwriting.
Project Management Principles Applied to Life
Project management can be applied to every aspect of your life, including songwriting.
An Eclectic Verve Silent Night
Enjoy a free download of "Silent Night" by band Eclectic Verve.
Is Your Music Legal?
Are you paying the royalties that are due on the music you use commercially? Are the songs on your iPod illegally "shared" tracks instead of legally owned by you?
Live Concerts Do Not Equal iTune Downloads
Listening to a favorite band in a live venue is great, but don't expect the concert to sound like the recording you downloaded from iTunes. Here's why.