If you want to make money playing live music, there's much more to it than simply being good at your instrument. The business and etiquette aspects are vital to master if you want to persevere.
My favorite female singer without doubt is Karen Carpenter followed in no particular order by Dolly Parton, Eva Cassidy, Barbra Streisand, Celine Dion, kd Lang, Dianna Krall, Anne Murray, Shania Twain, Bette Midler, Roberta Flack.
Barry Manilow's Grandfather, Joe, the mentor who saw the musical genius of a small child and influenced him. Lessons in mentoring and influencing a child in the way he should go.
Working as a musician is fun! There are many reasons why opting to play covers can be a good idea. Even though you're not selling records or touring the world, you can still enjoy a "rock star" life.
British songs and singers with British accents are a unique genre. Listen to their British accents in this selection of British music from Woodstock concert, to the Beatles, to Led Zeppelin to today's Arctic Monkey and Noel Harrison.
Who am I or anyone to say who the best guitarist in America is? I'm saying it here - It's Al Di Meola, and here's some of the reasons why!
When Paul Simon recorded his acclaimed album in South Africa, he violated a UN resolution calling for a cultural boycott of the apartheid nation. His decision is still controversial today.
Jon Thurlow is a lover of Jesus and a full-time worship leader and musician / intercessory missionary at the International House of Prayer - Kansas City. This lens is a collection of songs written and sung by him (compiled so I can listen to them on...
A retrospective of Joni Mitchell's career and a tribute to this remarkable artist's music, poetry, art and activism with insights into the personal relationships that informed her songs and singing.
Glen Campbell stopped in Las Vegas on his Goodbye Tour. After being diagnosed almost a year ago with Alzheimer's disease, he is still putting on great performances that thrill audiences. Backed by three of his amazingly talented children, Glen put on quite a show here. We wish this Rhinestone...