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.
The best election ever if you’ve given up because, if you don’t vote and vote smart in this one, it’s pretty much guaranteed to be the last one. The good news is that we still have some laws, at least in California, about allowing voters to follow the money. And the ballot measures are almost […]