The Day The Sideman Became the Bandleader

I had an occasion where an Instrumentalist I often employed struck out on his own. I thought it was great because he wasincredibly talented.

I'll call him the proverbial "Bob" to reduce the pronouns herein.

Bob & I…

Stop & Think

The Ability to Effectively Plan Your Artistry is in Direct Proportion to the Time You Take to Think.

EntreMusicians Sacrifice Sufficient Space to Truly Think About Our Next Steps or Our Next Five Years because we're always ON! There…

Take Time to Make Time

Creatives Often Live In The Moment. Our Art is Our Life and Life Is Now!

EntreMusicians Equally Embrace & Employ Such Instantaneous Inspiration, but We Know that Our Ultimate Advantages are Rooted in Intense, Focused Planning for the Days…

Freedom from the Fear of Failure

Firstly, as an Aspiring #Aluxer, I Am Not A Champion of Failure. Like You, I Love to Win, Maintain Advantages, Remain Competitive and Constantly Seek New Ways to Improve. Losing, Quitting, Throwing In the Towel and Similar Derivatives are Not…

Put Your Music On Spotify Or Else!!

I Know. I've Written About This before...and Twice Before That. I've even mentioned it in a few of my Videos.

"Get Over It!"  "It Is What It Is..."  "This Is Just the Way It Goes, The Cat's Out

Seven Major Mistakes I've Made As A Bandleader

Author & Speaker Dennis Waitley once said, "Mistakes are Painful when they Happen, but Years Later a Collection of Mistakes is what is called Experience!"

So it is with a measure of honor and some distinction that I count…

Three C's to Live By!

One of the Most Rewarding Aspects about Having Good Mentors in Your Life are the Applications You Can Apply Immediately. It Doesn't Matter if the One You Follow is in Your Industry Or Not. Wisdom is Omnipresent! 

Gratefully I've…

I Lost My Phone...

I lost my phone yesterday. It’s Black with a Brushed Black Otter Box Case and Can Hide in Plain Sight as it did for close to 40 Minutes!

Obviously I had searched the 'obvious' places. I Retraced My Steps…

The Call You Can't Ignore!!

I have Three Main Calls upon My Life to which I Am Committed.  They Each Begin with the Letter M:

My Marriage (Which Includes My Our Daughters) 

My Ministry (Which Includes My Pastorate) 

My Music (No