Monthly Archives: July 2015

Fake It Until You Make It

Photo Credit: Brian Schultz How would you like to have a job that requires you to be always on? Where the cameras are always rolling, and someone is always watching you? Where you smile and laugh no matter what kind … Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

“Amy” and the Unsolved Mystery of Amy Winehouse

Amy, the new documentary about Amy Winehouse, is an unsolved mystery and an all-too-familiar one. You know the story: a mercurial artist dies before her time, leaving behind grieving fans and an unfinished body of work. The movie leaves us … Continue reading

Posted in Celebrities, Music | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

“Be Prepared to Never Make Money on Your Work”: A Music Industry Insider Speaks

If you want to understand the future of the music industry, follow Cortney Harding. She is an expert at helping emerging artists find audiences through the intersection of music, branding, and technology — the three essential requirements for any artist … Continue reading

Posted in Music | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Three Lessons I Have Learned from Jim Morrison

Thirty four years ago today, I visited Jim Morrison’s grave at Père Lachaise Cemetery to honor his memory on the tenth anniversary of his death. The moment sealed my lifetime interest in the Doors and especially Jim Morrison. But aside … Continue reading

Posted in Celebrities, Music | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments