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Room for improvement…

I’ve been involved with the music industry on and off for over 50 years and I am amazed that it hasn’t really changed. Musicians find it hard to find places to play, Venue owners find it hard to find good … Continue reading

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finge benefits

Last March I wondered to myself if I could still memorize enough material to be able to pull together a show that people would pay to see. I started where most people do, on the Internet. I researched the most … Continue reading

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Open Mic Nights

In March of this year I started pulling together a show with my cousin Ray. I know that in order to perform for an evening you need at least 30 songs, but the reality of the situation is you need … Continue reading

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“The Album is dead”

“Make no mistake,” declared George Ergatoudis, head of music at BBC Radio 1 and Radio 1Xtra, this month. “With very few exceptions, albums are edging closer to extinction.” I was surprised when I read about the death of the music … Continue reading

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A new CD is in the works…

I was on the treadmill on the weekend letting my mind wander as I ran down the miles. I was thinking about 2013 and realized that I had all of the raw material for a complete album of new original … Continue reading

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More music…

I few years back I came across a band called “Boys like Girls”. The band had a couple of hit songs at the time and had released an album with more hits than misses. It was one of those summer … Continue reading

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A blast from the present

I wouldn’t want rumors to spread that I was stuck in the past so I had to follow the last review with a more current work from a more current band. Shine down is a group from Florida that is … Continue reading

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