Einstein doing his best Simmons The argument between staying true to oneself and getting an instructor has been heated since... well probably around the time of the Beatles. I've sat on both sides of this fight, and I think it stems from a couple different ideas. 1. We're afraid - We are afraid of looking [...]
I have a vivid memory of singing when I was nine and having the person next to me ask me to stop singing because it was hurting his ears. It hurt my feelings as much as it hurt his ears. Young Crazy Legs would sing the way I sing now, with reckless abandon to anyone in earshot. I had no understanding of range or pitch.
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I have made A LOT of mistakes. Learn from ME - Your video can be funny, it can be sappy, it doesn't have to match up with the lyrical subject matter. An example would be... well, most music videos.
It's time to extend that olive branch with the most essential member of your band - The sound guy.
Dear Dean, how do I get more people to come to my shows? - Love, Everyone
Here's the thing, I have way too much going on to sit a practice all day. I know, that's lame. I wish it was not that way. But I have a severe case of ADHD that has never been diagnosed and enough ambition to make ole Teddy Rosevelt say, "Maybe slow down a little, bud."
Find someone who will help guide you to where you want to go, find someone who believes in you and will help you move past your faults. Find someone who will help you not waste your time, someone who will help you become who you're meant to be.