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059: How To Build Your Own Team For Promoting Your Music, With Relli Rok Omega

rellirokomega_editRelli is an American Hip Hop Artist who started out early in his career singing backup vocals for a track produced by Quincy Jones for Tevin Campbell. He has also worked as an Actor and a Poet. He is focused on creating West Coast Hip Hop while bringing his own style to the mix.

Discover valuable information, and resources on this new episode of Music Business Connection featuring today’s guest: Relli Rok Omega

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058: What To Do When Facing Rejection In The Music Industry, With Keith Mohr

keithmohr_editKeith is the founder of the popular website IndieHeaven.com, and more recently has been organizing a retreat and conference called InspireSong. Since 1997 he has worked with thousands of independent Christian artists, assisting them with marketing, promotions, distribution and consulting.

Discover valuable information, and resources on this new episode of Music Business Connection featuring today’s guest: Keith Mohr

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057: When You Need To Protect Your Assets In The Music Business, With Laura Donelan

thereallaura_editLaura is the Assistant Vice President Business Development Leader at MusicPro which is one of the nation’s largest
family-owned insurance service organizations. She oversees 6000+ music professionals as Clients, while meeting their needs with affordable coverage on live performance and studio musical equipment, and more.

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056: 5 Surefire Tips To Book More Gigs This Year, With Terrance D. Schemansky

terrancedayMusic Business Connection host Terrance D. Schemansky shares how to book more gigs in 2016. With these tips, Terrance booked more gigs in the Spring, Summer, and Fall of 2015 than the previous five years combined. These simple tips can be done by just about any Artist, and will set you apart from most Artists trying to book shows in your area and beyond.

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055: Bobby Kimball, Rock Legend, And Original Lead Singer For Toto

bobbykimball_editBobby is a career Musician and Singer who has been in many bands throughout his career, starting at age 8. Years later, he became the Lead Singer in the multi-platinum Grammy award winning band Toto, with awesome hits like “Hold The Line”, “Rosanna”, “Africa”, and more. He is currently recording new music, and touring internationally for his loyal fans worldwide. When not on the road Bobby also enjoys his 9000 gallon Koi fish pond filled with various fish.

Discover valuable information, and resources on this new episode of Music Business Connection featuring today’s guest: Bobby Kimball

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054: Why Your Music And Image Should Be Held To A High Standard, With Mary Lemanski

marylemanskimain_editMary is a the Director Of Operations for Songsalive, the largest international non-profit membership organization and social community for songwriters and composers. She is also an independent Musician and Recording Artist who performs a wide variety of music styles from world music to Rock and Pop.

Discover valuable information, and resources on this new episode of Music Business Connection featuring today’s guest: Mary Lemanski

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053: How Being Humble Will Take You Further In The Music Business, With Phillip LaRue

philliplarue_editPhillip is a Singer and Songwriter from Nashville Tennessee. He has multiple number one’s that he wrote for other Artists including the songs “Whiskey In The Water” performed by Tyler Far, and “By Your Side” performed by Tenth Avenue North. He is currently stepping back as a recording Artist himself, to record and perform some new music. He also enjoys staying active with soccer, biking, and rock climbing.

Discover valuable information, and resources on this new episode of Music Business Connection featuring today’s guest: Phillip LaRue

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052: Why Music Law Advice Helps You Succeed, With Elliot Chalmers

elliot_mainElliot is a music Lawyer who operates  a company called Music Law Advice, the first ever Independent Music Law site for Musicians in the U.K. His focus is on supplying advice and representation to a wide range of Artists, Bands and music related companies in the areas of Contracts, Copyright law, Record Deals, Management, Publishing and more.

Discover valuable information, and resources on this new episode of Music Business Connection featuring today’s guest: Elliot Chalmers

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051: Why Every Musician Should Find Their Unique “Voice”, With Dave Tough

davetough_editDave is an award winning Producer, Musician, Engineer, Songwriter, and Audio Educator in Nashville, Tennessee. After years in the music business he still enjoys working with Artists and Songwriters at every level.

Discover valuable information, and resources on this new episode of Music Business Connection featuring today’s guest: Dave Tough

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050: When Other People’s Opinions Are Not Important, With Carmen Grillo

carmengrillo_editCarmen is a professional guitarist, music producer, chief engineer and owner at Big Suprise Music. Some of his career highlights include co-writing the song “One More Day” for the band Chicago, singing background vocals for Donna Summer, playing in the band The Band Tower Of Power for 10 years, and currently recording Bobby Kimble, the original singer of Toto. He is also focused on mentoring others and sharing his knowledge and experience.

Discover valuable information, and resources on this new episode of Music Business Connection featuring today’s guest: Carmen Grillo

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