8.2.2013 Broccoli-Chocolate Musical
So I'm writing a musical for my new children's book:
Dear God:Why Doesn't Broccoli Taste Like Chocolate?
Check out the video here: Broccoli-Chocolate Musical
What up Intrepidators!
If you want to subscribe to my Podcast feed, click here.
It will also be available on iTunes shortly. Stay tuned!
4.5.2013 - Chicago Expo Vid
What happened at the Chicago Expo? Find out here!
3.1.2013 Creative Chicago Expo
Your Intrepid Songwriter has a booth at the Creative Chicago Expo 2013. I'm talking about my music and helping people get started in the industry. I'll be giving a presentation on Starting Your Career in the Music Industry on Saturday, March 2nd 2013, 1:30 pm in the Garland Room. Stop by!
2.1.2013 Gospel Loops Sample Set
Here's some blazing Gospel Loops for DJs and producers to set their beats to; click here
and you'll go to P5 Audio's website page where you can pick up the loops, and get to pimping
1.4.2013 - Interview & Updates
Happy New Year to all!
1. If you are an Indie Musician at *any stage* in your career, you need to know Randy Chertkow: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B46dzKGaW8Q
2. I've updated my 'Music' page with a chronological list of my projects: http://theintrepidsongwriter.com/music
Check both out!
11.13.12 New Release! This Christmas(*Mistletoe)!
Buy it on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/this-christmas-*mistletoe/id572068303
New Release of a cover that I arranged & produced: This Christmas(*Mistletoe) featuring chart topping AC artist Richard Kincaid, and Cuba Gooding Sr. of the Main Ingredient!
An instant new classic of Donny Hathaway's timeless song! Go to iTunes & buy it today!
Watch the interview with Cuba Gooding Sr. & Charles Wallert: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jbvica8R79o
11.9.12 Blog #2 The Three Voices of the Music Industry
During the course of your career in music, no matter which job(s) in particular you do, you will hear statements like “It’s all about da dollars” or “[Insert name here] is a real musical artist!” or “should kids be listening to that?” You will also find people that are adamant about their perspective on all of it, and thus quite often unwilling to see the huge machine that is the Music Industry and its multifaceted and multifarious parts from any other angle.
11.9.12 New Video - John Ludwig Part 2
Part 2 of my Interview with John Ludwig is up:
11.2.12 New Video - John Ludwig Part 1
Part 1 of my Interview with John Ludwig, the President of the Chicago Songwriters Collective is up
on the YouTube Channel: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H0a2fFKeMiI&feature=plcp
10.2.12 Blog #1: What It's Really Like Being a Songwriter
As bona fide artists, in as much as crafting a good song is an art just like performing said song, we as writers unfortunately do tend to fall prey to thinking a few highly erroneous things.
Highly erroneous thing number 1:
Everyone will love my music because I do.