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Archives for March 2010

Hugh Jackman and You: Careers that Make a Difference

You’ve probably heard of award winning actor Hugh Jackman – known for his feature roles in films such as the “X-Men” series (Wolverine) and “The Prestige,” he is also an ambassador for World Vision Canada. Jackman uses his career to make a difference. Not long ago, he made a video appeal for World Vision, urging […]

American Idols – Do We Know Who You Are?

I think I may have figured it out…that underlying factor that pegs me every time I watch American Idol. It’s the age factor, or more importantly, the maturity factor. It hit me when Kara commented for the umpteenth time, “we don’t know who you are!” Of course we don’t know who they are…they are TOO […]

SXSW – It’s What I’ve Been Saying

All roads lead to the stage; I’ve been saying it for years. The live show is where the artist lives and breathes and has their being. It’s where your music happens, where your message gets out, where you make your money, and where you fulfill who you really are! South by Southwest (SXSW) music conference […]

It’s the Stupid Economy

“How do we sell more tickets to our concerts? With the economy the way it is, people don’t seem to want to spend any money!” Are you having this problem, too? Yes, the economy can play a role in how people choose to spend their money. But did you know that a recession can actually […]

Cardboard Guitars and Big Fun

I recently met an artist in the Pacific Northwest who was excited about how my Live Music Methods had made a big difference in her show. She was the opening act for a women’s retreat and she told me she was really glad she followed my instructions on creating moments. The concepts she used are […]

Tom Silverman to Receive NARM Independent Spirit Award

Music trade association NARM (“National Association of Recording Merchandisers”) will honor Tom Silverman, the founder, chairman and CEO of Tommy Boy Entertainment, with its Independent Spirit Award at the Annual NARM Convention in Chicago on Monday, May 17. The Independent Spirit Award was established in 2009 to recognize a music industry executive who embodies the […]