A frank conversation with The Dozens Travis Posey and the struggle to make it in the music business.

I’m from the old school when it comes to most things in life, especially music.  I still buy physical CD’s and Vinyl so I can experience the entire package that the artist is offering up.  I do it for many reasons but a few of the most important are because I want to hear the Continue reading A frank conversation with The Dozens Travis Posey and the struggle to make it in the music business.

Todd Thibaud and his continuing legacy of great music.

A few years ago I was in a store when the, generally droning, overhead music stopped me in my tracks and caused me to grab my phone in an attempt to capture the music I heard and track down the artist.  It was beautiful, but raw, and the lyrics grabbed my attention and wouldn’t let Continue reading Todd Thibaud and his continuing legacy of great music.

Chicago native, Patrick Lyons, makes his mark on country music.

At the Ian Noe/Colter Wall show in October of 2018, I missed grabbing a photo with either of the 2 headliners as they walked the grounds of Codfish Hollow but, was lucky enough to stumble upon drummer Jordan Solly Levine, and Patrick Lyons who handled the lap steel and dobro that night.  In hopes of Continue reading Chicago native, Patrick Lyons, makes his mark on country music.

Legendary producer Michael Beinhorn

I had the pleasure of interviewing acclaimed producer Michael Beinhorn to discuss his new pre-production services. It was an amazing phone call and listening to him breakdown, not only why it was necessary, but also why the industry is the way it it, was incredible.  He’s been instrumental on a number of ground breaking and Continue reading Legendary producer Michael Beinhorn

The Conversation with John Cuniberti.

That word, “conversation”, and it’s importance, came up a lot during my August 10th phone call with producer, recording engineer, and creator of the One Mic Series, Mr. John Cuniberti.  How the unspoken conversation affects the performers, how that translates to a recording, and the process that John uses is as simplistic as a single Continue reading The Conversation with John Cuniberti.