All posts tagged "ledrew"
The Working Musician vs. Bar & Club Owners
ARTICLE VIEWS: 31,214 Open Letter from Working Musician, Dave Goldberg to LA Club & Bar Owners. The Working Musician vs. Bar & Club Owners Jazz Musician, Dave Goldberg, pinned this scathing and darkly humorous open letter to...
- Posted March 30, 2017
Why Musicians Should Never Donate Their Talents
ARTICLE VIEWS: 2,592 Perhaps the biggest way society hoodwinks and exploits musicians is booking them for a fundraiser. If you’re a working musician, you’ve undoubtedly gotten this call: “Hi, it’s Jane from the _______Foundation. We were...
- Posted May 31, 2013
The Drunken Bar Patron Song Request
ARTICLE VIEWS: 59 Last night I did a gig at a bar called Tols’ Timeout Lounge in Mount Pearl, Newfoundland, Canada. It’s pretty much like every other bar in North America. People start pouring in around 10pm....
- Posted May 19, 2013
Music From Big Pink: Myth Debunked, Genius Retained
ARTICLE VIEWS: 411 With the recent passing of legendary drummer/vocalist Levon Helm, The Band’s 1968 debut album Music From Big Pink has been enjoying some serious attention on turntables, CD players and iPods. This album is about as mythological...
- Posted May 9, 2013