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Podcasts

how to get out of a rut

Podcast 164 - How to get out of a rut

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We've all been there...stuck in a rut. Dealing with some level…
Reverse Engineering

Podcast 162 - Reverse engineering your goals

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In this podcast I give a quick, bulleted list of how I reverse…
Josh Dion

Podcast 161 - Josh Dion: Multitasking Art

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In this podcast I chat with Josh Dion, a drummer I've known about…
Life as a sideman

Podcast 158: Life as a sideman (Part 1) - A realistic message about the "business" of music

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In this podcast I talk about a the somewhat uncomfortable topic…

Articles

How to get a job in the music business

How to get a job in the music business

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I talk to A LOT of people who want a job in the music business.…
career and passion

Passion, career and the ongoing struggle between the two.

I’ve been having more and more talks with people lately (including…
The one habit

The one habit that changed my life

There are two types of people in this world: The type who run…
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THE TEN COMMANDMENTS OF SHOW BIZ: Wisdom from the green room wall

By Zack Albetta Last year, I was playing a month-long run…
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5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Music School

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By ZACK ALBETTA Spring is upon us and for many aspiring musicians,…
struggling to be successful

Why you're struggling to be "successful"

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One thing that I have noticed over the years is that people seem…
Working Drummer

Working Drummer Spotlight: Billy Brimblecom--Hitting His Stride

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“I was learning how to walk in October, finished my chemo in…
The secret to getting gigs

The "secret" to getting gigs (2 minute read)

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There isn’t a day that goes by that I don’t get someone asking…
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