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Becoming a Better Musician

I’ve been looking back over the years and taking stock of some of the greatest bits of advice I’ve been given and the greatest lessons I’ve learned in forwarding my ability as a musician and thought that I’d share some of my findings. 1,523 more words

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Does the Internet Know you Exist?

I learnt a very valuable lesson around 4 years ago about internet presence. I had been moaning about the fact I wasn’t getting enough work to my sister who said ‘well, make a drum cover video and stop complaining!’ So I did! 1,293 more words

Session Musicians

5 Tips on How to be a Better Session Musician

I’ve been lucky enough to be a professional session musician for the last 10 years, and thought I’d share some tips I’ve picked up over the years to help any young musicians who are looking to do the same. 853 more words

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#MusicBusinessMonday: Session Musicians

Session Musicians: Quality music starts with talented musicians. Your mastery of instruments, performance, and sometimes improvisation can make the difference between a recording that’s just Ok and a recording that’s a masterpiece, so your skills should not go unrewarded. 184 more words

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The Ever-Growing List of Famous Session Bands

It seems like every couple of years there’s a documentary about some renowned studio crew. A group of musicians that stuck together and helped create a style, a  497 more words

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A beginner's guide to dealing with session musicians

A fiddle player’s thoughts on the etiquette of dealing with session musicians……….

Let’s say you’re a self-taught songwriter –  or an indie band  – and you’ve hired a session musician to put those final magic touches to your recording. 803 more words

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We've All Gone Solo #14 (Spooner Oldham)

Dewey Lindon “Spooner” Oldham may have been born in Center Star, Alabama but the name of his hometown does not indicate the nature of his otherwise successful musical career. 675 more words

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