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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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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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The Florida Music Festival: What to Know Before You Go. (Part II)

  Networking is Not an N Word It’s not a bad thing. Nothing to be afraid of. It sounds stuffy but really means “saying hello with beer.”  Understand that you will learn far more at a music conference than you … Continue reading

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The Florida Music Festival: What to Know Before You Go.

Music festivals and conferences are a necessary tool for every artists looking to build a fan base and make important friends.  But all music conferences are not the same.  Before you pack the van (or in this case walk) there … Continue reading

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CONTRA-VERSY: VIDEO GAME SAMPLES IN MUSIC

CONTRA-VERSY: VIDEO GAME SAMPLES IN MUSIC Quinton J Sheer, Esq. So there I am, bobbing my head to a song, when my 10 year old self hears the old Castlevania theme in the background. I smile.  The song ends with … Continue reading

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THE BENEFITS OF GETTING OFF THE COUCH

THE BENEFITS OF GETTING OFF THE COUCH By Quinton J Sheer, Esq. I’ve always loved going to see independent music shows. I get to hang with friends, meet new people, and hear some good tunes.  But all too often regular … Continue reading

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The Worst Dish Is One That Never Comes

The Worst Dish Is One That Never Comes By Quinton J Sheer, Esq. There’s a lot of overlap between the Indie Music world and the Foodie world.  No matter the industry, there are things anyone, with enough time and dedication … Continue reading

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