The Only Way To Save Your Music Scene As A Musician

Photo by Amanda René Photography

Here in Nashville, I try to stay as connected as I can to the music scene. I go out to see as many shows of different genres as I can. Because of that, I meet a lot of different artists and bands. I do pay special attention to the hip hop scene and also the… Continue reading The Only Way To Save Your Music Scene As A Musician

New Music Video: Quiet Entertainer Orchestra – Companion (Live at FooBar)

I just had a great show at Foobar in East Nashville this past weekend with Quiet Entertainer Orchestra! I’m excited to be able to share some footage from that night! I asked Maurice Barrett to come to the show and do what he does. You might remember Maurice (aka 247) because he made this video… Continue reading New Music Video: Quiet Entertainer Orchestra – Companion (Live at FooBar)

Quiet Entertainer Orchestra at FooBAR Too w/ Undiscover, Hobbledeions, and Rain

The show is tonight! I’m very excited to finally do this show. It will be my first time doing a headlining show with the live band, Quiet Entertainer Orchestra. As you’ve seen, Q.E.O. is just a  live interpretation of my previous DJ tracks. We’re playing tonight at Foobar Too which is the venue side. Also… Continue reading Quiet Entertainer Orchestra at FooBAR Too w/ Undiscover, Hobbledeions, and Rain

Quiet Entertainer Orchestra – Live From The Coup BOOTLEG

Here’s a new download from my new project: Quiet Entertainer Orchestra! Quiet Entertainer Orchestra is a live band reinterpretation of my previous DJ tracks. I wouldn’t normally release a bootleg but I wanted to give an idea of how the first shows went. I hope there will be more in the future. Meanwhile, here’s a… Continue reading Quiet Entertainer Orchestra – Live From The Coup BOOTLEG

Quiet Entertainer Releases New Record: Intelligent Design

My new record is finally here! It’s called Intelligent Design. It’s the most rewarding collection of music I’ve done because you can start to hear a new production style and writing style that I’ve been working on. It perhaps isn’t new to some producers but it is definitely a part of my own personal growth.… Continue reading Quiet Entertainer Releases New Record: Intelligent Design

Bloggers are the New DJs: Interview with BreakOnACloud’s Rob Bragdon

It’s no secret. Music blogs are one of the new gatekeepers to the music industry. They’re also how both fans and DJs find new music. Remember my song “Blogworthy” ? My whole point was that we need not wait for press to find us as artists and musicians. We can simply create our own broadcast… Continue reading Bloggers are the New DJs: Interview with BreakOnACloud’s Rob Bragdon

New Merch Partnership with The Yacht Club Company

  Alright! New Merch is coming soon! I’ve partnered with The Yacht Club Company and they are going to make some sweet new clothing for me and all mine and your merch needs! Check out my online store to see which shirts are coming soon and pre-order one today! Also, tell me which shirts you… Continue reading New Merch Partnership with The Yacht Club Company

Clams Casino X Gold Panda & Starslinger ft. Yelawolf (Quiet Entertainer mix)

photo credit: adam elmakias

photo credit: adam elmakias This is an excerpt from the set I just did opening for Orchard Lounge. I came out of my Blue Sky Black Death remix into this Gold Panda – StarSlinger remix. I got the idea from hearing DJ Shadow’s All Basses Covered when he had Bun B. I figured it’d work… Continue reading Clams Casino X Gold Panda & Starslinger ft. Yelawolf (Quiet Entertainer mix)

Sam & Tre x Nacho Picasso w/ Blue Sky Black Death – I’m a Stoner

Alright! Here’s a new track. It’s part remix, part mashup, part blend. I took my favorite track from Sam and Tre, “I’m a Stoner,” and put the vocals over with a piece of the original Sam and Tre beat plus a track “Numbnuts” from Nacho Picasso & Blue Sky Black Death. This is the result!… Continue reading Sam & Tre x Nacho Picasso w/ Blue Sky Black Death – I’m a Stoner

Ducko McFli Defines Hustle and the Artist Lifestyle

It seems like I always see Ducko McFli’s name when I’m taking a look at who’s doing something in the Nashville Hip Hop scene. I felt like I could learn a lot from him to help me get my work done and to hustle. Then I realized that we could all learn something. So I… Continue reading Ducko McFli Defines Hustle and the Artist Lifestyle