August 6, 2017

Sparking Creativity

I am fascinated with how artists create, whether they may be authors, poets, painters, sculptors or musicians. What is the driving force behind the daily creations?  Why do some people create while others fail to put forth anything other than…

The Gift of Music

  “Just push play and let the music take over. We came across this band in an unusual place.” The music that was gifted to me came from a music festival and my friends had said that the band was…

The LIT AF TOUR at CROWBAR

The other night I attended a metal/fusion/ambient show at the Crowbar, in Ybor City. There were four bands on the bill. The first band, which, sadly I missed, is called “Aionios”, followed by an adventurous rock trio called “Covet“. This…

Get In: Booking the Band

How many times have you called a venue, only to hear the person on the other end say, “The manager is not in.”? How many times have you gone to a venue and the hostess, or bartender, tells you that the…

Going Live in 5 4 3 2 1….

Facebook Live is the new way to engage your fans. It’s simple, load the app on to your phone or tablet, log in and start filming. My first time using the app was just recently. We had a promotion and…

Humdrum Radio Play

 For some reason the sounds coming through the radio reminded me of the year 1997 when Sugar Ray, Tonic and Third Eye Blind graced the air-waves.  I have always dreaded car rides that leave no other option besides the radio….