October 12th, 2016 by SonicScoop
SonicScoop’s Justin Colletti has just appeared on the “Unstoppable Recording Machine Podcast“, with Joey Sturgis and Eyal Levi of Nail The Mix.
Join them for an inspiring discussion about making your music career into a business and finding financial freedom in a challenging creative field.
In this episode, Justin, Joey Read more...
September 21st, 2016 by Kallie Marie
New streaming startup SupaPass has branded itself as a “Fair Trade” music subscription service.
Ah, music streaming. We all know that musicians have a love/hate relationship with it. It’s the dark addiction that opens a battle between good and evil in our very hearts.
Like so many listeners, I want Read more...
August 25th, 2016 by Blake Madden
This story first appeared in Trust Me, I’m a Scientist, August 5th, 2013.
In January of 2011, singer/songwriter Gabriel Mintz performed at a popular Seattle music venue. At the end of the night, the venue gave Mintz a printout of incomes and expenses associated with the show.
The gross revenue Read more...
July 12th, 2016 by Justin Colletti
Critically-acclaimed bassist and composer Ben Allison has enjoyed a long and prestigious career these past 25 years or so.
He has been exceptionally active, not only as a musician, but also as a behind-the-scenes organizer, serving as a advisor and facilitator for a number of foundations, even speaking in front Read more...
June 16th, 2016 by Blake Madden
This story first appeared in Trust Me, I’m a Scientist, June 3rd, 2013.
“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.”
The modern musician cares about time, probably because we’re so often reminded, in ways both funny and sad, of how Read more...