10 Entertainers Who Never Quite Filled Their Own Shoes

May 12, 2015 9:00 am0 comments
10 Entertainers Who Never Quite Filled Their Own Shoes

Aside from the fact that they are all forms of popular entertainment, what do music, film, theatre, painting and offbeat performance art have in common? In short, it’s many people who never quite realise their true potential. Whether it’s self-destruction, tragedy, over enthusiast media hype or some other unexplainable force […]

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Why Do So Many Music Careers Fail

May 11, 2015 1:41 pmComments Off on Why Do So Many Music Careers Fail
Why Do So Many Music Careers Fail

OK, Listen up guys, heres the deal. Pay close attention, soak up every word, and share this with your peers and friends. The reason that the majority of you will never succeed is simply because you do not take a proactive approach towards your career. In todays market more than […]

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“There’s nothing wrong with good old tapes” – Interview with Gaz Richards, funder of D.I.Y. cassette label Solid 7 Records

May 3, 2015 7:26 pm0 comments
“There’s nothing wrong with good old tapes” – Interview with Gaz Richards, funder of D.I.Y. cassette label Solid 7 Records

Gaz Richards is the funder of Solid 7 Records, a D.I.Y cassette label, releasing on tapes his own recordings, along with other music that interests him. We chatted about his label, his “relationship” with cassettes, tapes’ comeback and new recording technology. Piotr Balkus: What was the main reason you decided […]

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“The Kardashian” Effect In The Music Business

March 30, 2015 5:32 pm0 comments
“The Kardashian” Effect In The Music Business

On November 10, 2014, I strolled down to The Fleece in Bristol eagerly awaiting to see the Swedish Rock group Blues Pills live in concert on their UK tour, with opening acts The Vintage Caravan and Black Wolf. Upon arriving at the venue I came across an unnerving scene: 90% […]

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