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

Cherub’s Fun Lifestyle Is Built On Hard Work

Finally! It took me quite a while to get this Cherub interview together. Over the past year or so, they’ve been very busy touring full time. By the time, I finally got everything together for this interview, I had a tour of my own! Glad we could finally connect and get this out there. I… Continue reading Cherub’s Fun Lifestyle Is Built On Hard Work

Why I Use Reverb Store For Selling Merch

I was talking to Ugly Lovely the other day. He has some new hoodies and t-shirts printed up. He was asking me what I was using to sell my own merch. So I wanted to put this out there. I am currently using Reverb Store through Reverbnation. I do this simply because they allow me… Continue reading Why I Use Reverb Store For Selling Merch

The Real Reasons That No One Wants To Book You

Today I have a guest post from Celeste AKA GalaxCgirl. Celeste performs as GalaxCgirl in Asheville, NC and the surrounding area where she combines her DJ set with live visuals. Celeste was actually sent to my post about booking your own live shows after she made a similar rant on her facebook page. (Thanks J-Mo!)… Continue reading The Real Reasons That No One Wants To Book You

Book Your Own Shows To Build Credibility

I feel good about the coming weekend of shows. I get to do a DJ set for Mashville at The End on Friday. Then Sunday, I’m doing a live PA set for the ODC Nashville Showcase part 2. By now you know the difference between a DJ set and a live PA set. I know… Continue reading Book Your Own Shows To Build Credibility