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singers

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The Ultimate List of Gemini Singers and Songwriters

We are now in Gemini, which is early summer if you're in the northern hemisphere (or late winter if you're in the midwest, amirite??). Gemini is known as 'the twins,' and Geminis are said to have two conflicting sides to their personalities. They are most compatible with Aquarius and Libra, and least compatible with Pisces and Virgo. I am a Virgo, and it should be noted that both of my par[...]

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7 Things to Think About Before You Hire a Session Singer

7 Tips to Hire the Best Session Singer for Your Project

If you’re a songwriter, you’re likely to hire a session singer at some point in your career. I’m a songwriter and session singer myself, and I’ve hired other session singers before. You’ll want a variety of singers in your reel to showcase that your songs can be used for a range of performers. You may also want background vocals that are different from your own. There are many re[...]

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Why Everyone Should See “The Girls in the Band” on Hulu

Why Everyone Should See "The Girls in the Band"

I'm a big fan of documentaries and memoirs; all the more so if they are about musicians. The Girls in the Band is an incredible documentary about female instrumentalists in big bands. It's currently on Hulu, and everyone should see it. This movie explores racism, ageism and sexism in the music industry, through interviews with women about their experiences. I grew up with my dad's p[...]

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The Ultimate List of Taurus Singers and Songwriters

An epic list of Taurus singers and songwriters!

We are now into Taurus, and the plural for that is either Tauruses or Taureans. Tauruses sounds like "walruses" to me, so we'll go with Taureans. Taurus is the bull and follows Aries, the ram. Taureans' element is Earth and their birthstones are Emerald, Diamond, Sapphire, Rose Quartz and Garnet. Since I'm all into crystals now, I figure I should include that info. Tauruses are known to[...]

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I Tried Citrine Crystal Therapy to Improve My Singing

I tried working with Citrine to see if it would help me improve my singing

Alright, I am now into my 3rd crystal, Citrine! This means I am finished with my Throat Chakra crystals and am now working on my Solar Plexus. If you’re new here and want to know what on earth I’m doing, here’s my initial post on why I’m doing this, here is my post about Turquoise and here is my post about Blue Topaz. Before I get into this, I just want to say that this was a rese[...]

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I Tried Blue Topaz Crystal Therapy to Improve My Singing

Does crystal therapy help vocalists? I tried it with Blue Topaz to find out!

Continuing my crystal therapy for vocalists, this week will be with Blue Topaz. If you want to see why I’m doing this, here is my initial post and here is my week with Turquoise. If you're new to this blog, I am just asking that you keep an open mind about my journey here. I have tried other alternative therapies for singers before so this is nothing new for me! I am not trying to sell[...]

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I Tried Turquoise Crystal Therapy to Improve My Singing

Trying Turquoise Crystal Therapy for Singers

I'm starting out my crystal therapy experiment with Turquoise. If you're curious about how I got into this in the first place, here is my initial post and interview about crystal healing for vocalists! Before we get started, I know there are a lot of strong opinions about crystals, both positive and negative (as is the case for any alternative therapy, to be honest). I went into this with[...]

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Crystal Healing Therapy for Singers – Does It Work?

Does crystal therapy work for singers? An expert weighs in

I'm excited to share this new adventure with you! As you know, I'm a fan of trying new things to see if they will benefit singers. I've always been curious about different kinds of alternative therapy, and today I'm getting into a series on crystal healing. Crystals have been used for various treatments and therapies for at least 6,000 years. Almost every ancient culture has used crysta[...]

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The Ultimate List of Aries Singers and Songwriters

An epic list of Aries singers, songwriters, rappers and composers!

We're now into Aries, also known as The Ram. Aries are known for being fearless trailblazers, but also headstrong and stubborn (all the better for being a trailblazer, amirite?) This is by no means a complete list, but it's an extensive list of every Aries singer, songwriter, producer, composer and rapper I could find. If I'm missing you, please let me know and I'll be happy to add you![...]

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The Complete Christina Aguilera MasterClass Review – for Vocalists

A Complete Review of the Christina Aguilera MasterClass!

This is the second half of a series where I take and review Christina Aguilera's MasterClass. If you want to see the others, check out my intro explaining the course here and Part 1 of the review here!  I'm finished with the course, you guys! I'm excited to share all I've learned with you and my final verdict. If you want to take the class for yourself, here is my link to the course![...]