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Size Matters – So Put on a Good Show

TIPS AND THOUGHTS REGARDING STAGE SHOWS FOR LOCAL AND TOURING BANDS BY Quinton J Sheer, Esq. A confetti cannon to the face can sure ruin a good night of local music. Live shows are a chance for a band to … Continue reading

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Check out our Interview with ‘Gunpowder Temple’

1. I must know; ‘Gunpowder Temple’ how did you settle on this and who was behind its conception? “The first show we played together was at a hookah bar over by UCF called Natura. We were all ready to play … Continue reading

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GET THAT GIG…GET IT!

Old News But Bad News: The dream of getting a major record deal, complete with a million dollars and free drugs, is a thing of the past for all but a handful of artists. The Good News: With that dream … Continue reading

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Big Head Mode

In past missives, I’ve talked about maintaining a professional reputation with venue/ bar owners. How you behave on stage is one thing. You’re putting on a show, but when it’s time to get down to business, you have to rise … Continue reading

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THE BUSINESS ETIQUETTE OF THE ENTERTAINMENT BUSINESS

There’s a time and a place to let that freak flag fly and if that place is not onstage or in front of a camera, it’s not the right place. All societies and groups have unwritten rules for properly interacting … Continue reading

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Joining the right team part 2: the sequel continues.

Joining the right team Part 2 Last month I talked about all of the charities that come out during disasters and tragic events. If you goal is to work with an organization that is doing good works, you have to … Continue reading

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Joining the right team.

Recently, there have been a lot of tragic incidents in the area and around the world. From disastrous weather to violent uprisings, and the accompanying government suppression. We’ve had people disappear without a trace or discovered to be dead, transportation … Continue reading

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