Category Archives: Opinion

Lets Talk and Listen!

Today is Bell Let’s Talk Day. Advertisements

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R.I.P. “Sex, Drugs and Rock & Roll”

Please note this is more an observation piece rather than an opinion piece. Continue reading

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How to build engagement during the holiday season.

Take the time to acknowledge and engage your supporters during the Holiday Season. Elton John wrote “Step Into Christmas” as a thank you to his fans.

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Rock is Dead?

Seems like every couple of months someone somewhere declares that Rock is Dead! This has been going on for years, dating all the way back to the 70s and the disco movement. Rock n’ Roll survived that craze and many … Continue reading

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Are Live Albums Next?

I’d like to hear everyone’s thoughts on this… Will the growing popularity of streaming and the emphasis shift from albums to singles, what impact will this have on the Live Album?

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Another Restaurant Comparison

I’ve often suggested that musicians should pay more attention to the restaurant business, watch what they are doing when looking at ways to grow your audience (and if you haven’t heard me talk about that, get in touch, lets set … Continue reading

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Another Streaming Casualty – RIP “Intro Tracks”

Ghost’s latest album “Prequelle” opens with 1:21 long ‘intro track’ entitled “Ashes”. Great start to the album that leads into the first single off the album “Rats”. Some of my favorite albums have ‘intro tracks’ that are essential parts of … Continue reading

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