Posts Tagged ‘gigs’

I have my own recording studio in Minneapolis, and if I had a dollar for every time I hear independent singers and songwriters say, “I want to take my music to the next level.” I would have as much money as Simon Cowell. Seroiusly, I hear it over and over again. It got me thinking […]

According to Janice’s CDbaby page, it was back in 2004 when she and I began working together.  It doesn’t seem possible that it was that long ago, but time does fly!  At that time C-Sharp Productions and I were sponsoring a contest with the South Dakota State Fair called, “Dakota Star.”  It was a contest […]

Over the last month or so, I have had the great pleasure of recording with a new up and coming singer and songwriter from the Rochester, MN area. Her name is Mary Mehrkens. She is a high school student who really surprised me. She called and said, “I want to record a demo.” So we […]

I found this article on……pretty interesting. Here is the press release from Launch Your Band To The World From Tahoe Email: Url: Sequoia Digital Promotions announces the launch of “Tahoe Touring” – a news guide for professional bands. This newsguide produced by Sequoia Digital Promotions is targeted to bands looking to […]

As you know, this blog is a way for me to share ideas, tips and random crap about music. I also like to share info that I have on how you can promote your own music.  Some stuff I know from experience, but I also read a lot online and like to share ideas that […]

So now you have your tour booked! How do you promote it? Here is what I did to promote my tour: 1. Looked up every TV, radio, website, magazine I could find in each place I was performing 2. Typed up a press release that announced the tour and all of the dates 3. Sent […]

In 2005 when my CD, ‘Personal’ was released I decided to book a little tour to promote the project. Over the next couple days I will share with you how I did it. The first thing I did was block off a 2 week chunk in my schedule 6 months out. So I chose April […]