The most valuable thing anybody can do to support an artist is to meditate on the question “who do I know who would appreciate this as much as I do?” and then share it. I was very angry and entitled for too much of my life. I might be even angrier now, finally for the […]
My letter to the Bernie campaign in response to their email requesting “ideas and experiences”, with the subject header “What am I going to do? How am I going to take care of my family?” ___________________ Dear Team Bernie, Thank you for this invitation to share. I have to admit that I now receive every […]
Sandra. My earliest memory is sitting on the floor with her in front of a television watching Underdog. And a little later, there was Elaine and Pam. Pam was hilarious and introduced me to A Wild and Crazy Guy on vinyl while our parents caroused at a dinner party at her house. There was a […]
Guess what? No, seriously, guess. Give up? Okay, I’ll tell you!
I’m releasing 15 years of my work with a Creative Commons license, starting with my solo debut from 2003, “Kitchen Swing”. Do you know what that means? Do you? Not really? I’ll tell you what it means…
Lemme see if I’ve got this straight: If I pay a third party somewhere between 5,000 and 10,000 plays worth of royalties for access to Spotify‘s monopoly, operating as a global 24/7 on-demand radio station with virtually no competition, then I can keep my work buried in obscurity and simultaneously become an uncompensated advertiser for […]