Tag Archives: Musicians

Musician’s Union Lawsuit, UPS Backup Overview, And Studio Guitarist Ira Ingber On My Last Podcast

My guest on the podcast this week is Ira Ingber, who’s a long time Los Angeles studio musician, composer and producer. Through the years Ira has had multiple major label record deals and toured and recorded with top Southern California singer/songwriters like J.D. Souther, Jennifer Warnes and Bonnie Riatt.  Ira was also asked to form a band for … Continue reading Musician’s Union Lawsuit, UPS Backup Overview, And Studio Guitarist Ira Ingber On My Last Podcast

UK’s 2021 work visa for European DJs, musicians poses challenge to cultural exchange

Europe’s cultural integration has made it an oasis for electronic music and music exchange. That makes new hard-line British policy a potential setback. The bright spot: by announcing the policy now, and introducing legislation, there is an opportunity for examination and (hopefully) change, before the policy becomes law. Updated: already, here’s one action for change. … Continue reading UK’s 2021 work visa for European DJs, musicians poses challenge to cultural exchange

This Is What Separates Successful Musicians & Producers From Everyone Else

Why do some people seem to be able to make a living in music or audio, while so many people who are equally passionate, and even talented, can never quite get their careers off the ground? There are many factors in this equation, but one of the most important revolves Read more… The post This … Continue reading This Is What Separates Successful Musicians & Producers From Everyone Else

Staying True to Musicians: Ken Rich of Grand Street Recording (Part 1)

Underground/basement studios always seem to be borne of necessity. Take producer, engineer, composer and musician Ken Rich’s Grand Street Recording studio in Brooklyn. Located in South Williamsburg, the epicenter of a perpetual gentrification boom that turned a predominantly Puerto Rican and Dominican neighborhood once known as Los Sures (or “South Read more… The post Staying … Continue reading Staying True to Musicians: Ken Rich of Grand Street Recording (Part 1)

10 Excellent Christmas Gifts For Musicians And Engineers 2019 Edition

Sometimes we need a little bit of help when it comes to choosing Christmas gifts for the people around us in the music and recording business. If you have no idea what to buy, here’s a list of recommendations that covers a wide variety of items and price ranges. All of these following products I … Continue reading 10 Excellent Christmas Gifts For Musicians And Engineers 2019 Edition

Here are the best Black Friday deals for electronic musicians, visualists

Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Black Week – with so many to choose from, here are our favorite tech deals for music makers. Got a deal? Found a deal you want to share with other folks? Offering a deal yourself (as a developer, manufacturer, record label, whatever)? Tell us about it here: CDM Turkey Tracker submissions … Continue reading Here are the best Black Friday deals for electronic musicians, visualists

20 Holiday Gift Ideas on Every Musician’s List for Any Budget

The holidays are coming up quick so before everyone gets started with their holiday shopping, it’s time to find (or ask for) that perfect gift. There’s so much interesting music gear out there, it’s not hard to get overwhelmed by choice. There’s so much interesting music gear out there, it’s not hard to get overwhelmed … Continue reading 20 Holiday Gift Ideas on Every Musician’s List for Any Budget