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Tags: Heard, music, Omari MC, promotion, tips
Tags: Music Clout, Procrastination, songwriters
Top 5 Reasons Songwriters Procrastinate – And How To Fix Them
A Guest Post by Rowen Bridler
1) GENERAL OVERWHELMThis is such a common perception of people’s day-to-day lives…..
Tags: Ari Herstand, Ari's Take, Digital Music News, Ethics, Tour
Tags: Ari's Take, boring, shows, singer songwriter, The Fox and Hounds, tips
Tags: Brain Symmetry, IFLScience, PLOS ONE, Practice
I would argue that it’s impossible to find someone who isn’t moved by a particular song or piece of music. Like storytelling, making music is a universal human trait, shared across all cultures for many thousands of years. It has a unique effect on the brain, inducing powerful emotional responses. A new study in PLOS ONE confirms that music, if we make it our profession, actually rewires the circuitry of our brains.
Practicing is an archaic custom that only hurts our children today.
Tags: Must have, producer, qualities, support, tips
Shopping around for a producer? Make sure you pick the best match for your music by asking these key questions and looking for these qualities.
Tags: Ari's Take, college shows, tips
Tags: Ari's Take, Booking, phone, pitch email, support, tips
I’ve played over 500 shows and I booked the majority of these. I set up a 60 date tour around the entire country from scratch – starting without contacts for the majority of the cities. I’ve spent the better part of 4 years living on the road, making nearly all of my income from live shows.
Tags: Ari's Take, support, tips