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Which "time zone" do YOU live in?   2 in the past - positive and negative2 in the present - hedonistic and fatalist 2 in the future –  positive and negativeAre you…1. Past NegativePerhaps...
Sometimes going old skool can be putting your best foot forward.When presenting your package to the world, don’t poo-poo the traditional press kit.  Since EPKs (electronic press kits) have...
It may seem silly, but even a brief touring gig can really take it out of you... While I adjusted my internal clock to run on American Eastern Standard Time after a 15-day tour in Germany,...
How was your weekend?  Here's a quick synopsis of mine:   So, If someone said to me, "Jake, if you drive to Temecula (100 miles from my humble abode)  I'll give you twenty-five bucks...
So you wanna play NAMM? How good do you need to be? Well - pretty good. Just ask touring singer/songwriter Janet Robin (Lindsay Buckingham, Meredith Brooks), who took the stage at the packed Hilton...
Alan Parsons and Dave Pack gave a packed house an awesome hour of stories, listening experiences, and laughs at NAMM 2012. We like to call this clip "Why Geniuses are Geniuses."
Hands down – The HARDEST & HEAVIEST TOUR of 2012 is MAYHEM!MEGADETH, DISTURBED, GODSMACK, DETHKLOK, MACHINEHEAD & more tore up the Country againas the Hard Rock/Metal fans ate it up! From non...
One of the things that I see in musicians all around me is an enormous difference in growth between the ones who are able to set their minds free. And those that aren’t. What’s your mind got to...
You get a great gig - and you show up, unload, and start going to town on setup. And at some point, a sound guy approaches you to ask ... if you’re ready for sound check. And here is where so...
STAY ON THE CUTTING EDGE – SO YOU HAVE THE EDGE!     The Music & Consumers Electronics Business is now moving at LIGHTSPEED, blink for a ‘minute’ & you’re like ‘a day’ behind. Take...