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 […]
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 […]
They were very modest donations, the first I’ve ever contributed to any candidate, but you have a right to know that they were each funded by your music/merch purchases and stream tips. I’m not offering any refunds but now you can avoid the potential for more of the same. Or double down! In either case, […]
Angie was my nextdoor cabin neighbor on one of the ships where I worked the piano bar. Someone posted a video of her on Facebook, doing a set at some songwriter festival in Key West. I thought you might be interested in the little behind-the-scenes bit she shares from her experience as a contestant on […]
It May Not Be Good for America, but It’s Damn Good for NBC.