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An Interview With Session Singer and Songwriter Josiah Ruff

Josiah Ruff Interview

Josiah Ruff and I met through session singing and he is one of the most talented and hardworking people I know! After spending YEARS working on other peoples' music, he released an album of his own. I'm so excited to share it with you and know you'll love it! Josiah Ruff Interview I plan on doing a video interview in the future as well, so I'll post that here when it's out, but[...]

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CELEBRATING MUSIC EDUCATION

Celebrating Music Education

Today's post is a guest post from Neve Spicer, Founder and Director of WeTheParents.org. I'm excited to have her here to talk about music education! It's always a wonderful time to celebrate the power of music, but on June 21, amateur and professional musicians alike take to streets and parks to celebrate World Music Day. The festival, which is celebrating its 38th anniversary, ori[...]

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How to Sing Like Amy Winehouse

Tips to Sound Like Amy Winehouse

Want to sing like Amy Winehouse? Here are my best tips to imitate this late great singing icon. Sing Like Amy Winehouse If you'd prefer to watch the tips instead of read, here is my video where I walk through a lot of these tips: Why would someone want to sing like Amy Winehouse? Why not just use their own voice? For starters, I do think you should usually sound[...]

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Top Free and Paid Ways to Learn Piano

How to Learn Piano

My post today is a guest post by Furqan Ahmed. I'd like to thank him for providing this awesome resource to learn to play the piano! If you're looking for ways to learn how to play piano, check out his tips below! I don't normally write about piano (here is another guest post) but I'm always happy to have others chime in! Top Free and Paid Ways to Learn Piano Learning piano is n[...]

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Knowing Your Worth: Podcast Interview

Broken Glass Podcast Mella Barnes

I was so honored to speak with Kristi of Broken Glass Media. We had a great chat about charging what you're worth as a musician (or anyone in the music industry) and other topics like being a female in the industry, coronavirus quarantine and much more! Check it out here: Thanks again to Kristi and Broken Glass for having me![...]

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Working With PolyChrome (Desert) Jasper – My Results

How to Work with Polychrome Jasper

I've been working with different crystals each week to see if they bring me any "opportunities," documenting my results here. So far I've done Blue Apatite, Blue Kyanite, and now Polychrome Jasper (I like the name "Desert Jasper" way more so that's what I'm calling it from here on. So far, this has been the most effective crystal in this process! Here is my diary of what happened that[...]

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Working with Blue Kyanite to Improve Psychic Abilities & Bring Opportunities

I'm putting these "diary posts" on my blog because on my YouTube channel, I started a project to see if crystals do anything. My first post is here and is about Blue Apatite. My goal: To see if crystals bring me opportunities, specifically in music and/or my blog. This is week two, so let's see where I'm at! Working with Blue Kyanite Here is my first video where I discussed my p[...]

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Danny Elfman MasterClass Review: Starting the Music (Part 2 of 4)

Danny Elfman MasterClass Reviews

This is Part 2 of my review of the Danny Elfman MasterClass, where he teaches scoring music for film. You can see Part 1 here, but let me give you a brief overview: Unlike previous MasterClasses I've taken, Danny Elfman's doesn't have a logical "flow" to the class structure. Every video stands on its own, so it was difficult to find a way to group the course. The groupings here are jus[...]