Saturday, September 21, 2019

Tag: column

How CDs Keep Clinging On To Life

Art by Alexis Howick Whether it’s Starbucks finally giving up on pushing them over their counters or Wal-Mart chopping their inventory in half, every few months...

On going to shows alone as a girl, and why it sucks

Art by Alexis Howick Going to a show alone definitely has its perks. You can fangirl all you want—there’s nothing like doing your own version of...

Bands Need Mentors

Art by Alexis Howick I'm frustrated, and the source of my frustration is our scene. Here we have this amazing community of artists, writers and fans...

The must-try foods at this summer’s music festivals

Art by Alexis Howick There’s more to festival season than catching as many of your favorite bands as possible at one venue in one weekend. It’s...

How To Start A Record Label—a young person’s journey to build a label from...

Art by Alexis Howick This column isn't going to be about The Office (though I wouldn't mind writing a column about The Office—Matt Crane, lemme know...

An introduction to disability in music—and how we should move forward

Art by Alexis Howick All superheroes have an origin story. For those realizing their musical superpowers, the origin story is usually heard, not seen. Musical superheroes...

Calling It Quits, Moving On and Staying Creative

Growing up, those who support you most will encourage you to find what it is you love to do. From there, it’s your responsibility...

Being an All Time Low fan at 24

Art by Alexis Howick I started going to shows pretty late in the game. I didn’t have very much money growing up, and I didn’t have...

Musician life coach Dave Sherman on coping skills and perfectionism

A recent issue with a number of my clients lately has been that they seem to be creating their own problems. It occurred to...

Musician life coach Dave Sherman: Update On The Movement/Why Some People Suck So Much

I feel the need to address the reaction to the last column before moving on to this weeks’ subject.  When I decided to write...