Career Path and music

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When it comes to declaring a college major, the process can be rather daunting. For many students, the first thought that comes to mind is, Does this decide my career path for the rest of my life?. While some students switch majors, others end up landing a job that’s totally unrelated to their studies –… Read More…

New tricks for old dogs

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I am giving credit to Thomas Rutherford for much of the following although I am from the old school when there was great record support, etc. I too have been forced to learn the newer system, especially for new artists. The last decade has seen the record industry shrink by 75% between 1999 and 2016.… Read More…

Texas tragedy

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“This will be our reply to violence: to make music more devotedly, more passionately, more beautifully than ever before.”  Johnny Cash I started writing an article today about song writers, but got interrupted when I heard the news about the shooting in Texas today. Twenty-six people were killed in a shooting attack on a rural… Read More…

PATIENCE & TIMING

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“Patience is power. Patience is not an absence of action; rather it is “timing” it waits on the right time to act for the right principles and in the right way.”  Fulton J. Sheen Pell, the New Orleans native is two years removed from his last project and three from his breakout mixtape, Floating While Dreaming,… Read More…

Rock ‘n’ Roll legend Fats Domino dead at 89

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Fats Domino, one of the most influential rock and roll performers of the 1950s and 60s, has died aged 89. The American rock and roll artist was best known for his songs Ain’t That A Shame and Blueberry Hill. The New Orleans singer sold more than 65 million records, outselling every 1950s rock and roll… Read More…