5 Insider Tips for a Successful Music Career
Breaking into the music industry is tough, but it's a lot easier when you have some help along the way. In this article, professional singer and music teacher Liz T. will show you 5 valuable tips you can use to make it the music industry...
Based on my performing experience in the music industry, I've observed many fellow (and talented) musicians struggle. Having a successful music career isn't easy, but you don't have to be the next Beyoncé or Hunter Hayes to be considered a succe
5 Questions Every Jewelry Designer Should Have An Answer For
Interested in trying your hand at jewelry design? Before you begin, consider the following 5 questions, as outlined by Nashville jewelry designer and teacher Warren F...
Susan felt very unsure of herself. And unsure of her jewelry. Would people like it? Was the color mix appropriate? Was the construction secure? Was the price smart and fair? She allowed all this uncertainty to affect her design work she had difficulty finishing pieces she was working on, starting new projects, and getting h
You Have To See This Amazing Teenage DJ
If you've ever thought DJ's aren't real musicians, prepare to get schooled by a high school student. 17 year old Cole Plante may be young, but his DJ skills have already gotten him work with famous EDM artists, including Skrillex and Avicii. In this TED-Ed talk, Cole shows an audience of his peers how a DJ set is done.
Watching Cole mix tracks, you can see the same focus, confidence, and intent you would see in any other musician with their instrument. You can also see that DJing requires a l
Guitar Scale Hacks: How to Jazz Up Any Scale & Start Improvising
Many beginner musicians want to learn to improvise on the guitar, but just dont know how to start. In this guest post, Greg ORourke from fretdojo.com teaches you three easy tricks that will supercharge your guitar scales and bring more life to your solos.
Have you ever tried to improvise on the guitar and it sounds like youre just running scales up and down the fretboard?
Regardless of what style you want to improvise in, only knowing the scales isnt enough.
The Wide World of Concerts in San Francisco
For over a century, artists, musicians, "weirdos," and glamorous outcasts of all types have found a home in San Francisco. The city has become one of the most exciting, creative, and eclectic music scenes out there, birthing everyone from DJ Shadow to Tom Waits and Metallica to Santana. Every night in The Golden City, you can catch massive international names, killer local acts and, just maybe, "the next big thing" playing his or her first show ever. Its a thrilling scene to be part of, but it