Here's an interview I did for music tech blog Hypebot about my movie, and whether the dream of a musical middle class came true. I also talk about how a local magazine dedicated 2 pages to trashing the film! Read the interview.
I released "What is Indie? A look into the World of Independent Musicians" in 2006. This was before Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube were part of every musician’s life. Digital downloads were just taking hold, let alone streaming music services. But even though so much in the industry has changed in the past 10 years, the underlying spirit of the film remains as relevant as ever.
My distribution deal with the National Film Board of Canada expired this year. I’ve decided to release the digital version of the… Read more
This is the 2nd eBook I've written for Bandzoogle. Whether you’re building a new website, or looking to improve your current one, “Building Your Website: A Step-By-Step Guide for Bands and Musicians” offers tons of tips to help you make an effective website for your music.
For the feature interview, I spoke to one of the nicest people in the music business, singer-songwriter and award-winning producer, Rob Szabo. Rob talks about his experience making a living as a diy musician, as well as his transition to being a producer for other artists. The candid conversation offers incredible insight into the… Read more
The latest episode of my podcast “On Repeat” is now up (listen below or go to episode here: http://bit.ly/Y6frn2)
This month features a song by Chloe Charles (Toronto) that is guaranteed to get stuck in your head, a melancholy song from Corinna Rose (Montreal), a jealous anthem from Mieka Pauley (New York), and several great songs from featured artist Aly Tadros (Brooklyn), including a sweet ukulele tune that is one of the catchiest you’ll ever hear.
For the feature interview, I had the chance to chat… Read more