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How I Shot My Pro Music Video Without A Record Label!

This post isn’t a “how-to” shoot a music video. I’m sure you can get all types of suggestions from Google on which direction to go if that’s what you are looking for. This post is how I shot MY music video, without a record label backing me and paying for it all out of my pockets (which are currently empty, except for the lint).

Since there are probably several things vying for your time, I will try to keep this as brief as possible, while still getting you the necessary info you need.

The song, the story

First, I had to choose the song on my album which was good enough to be considered a “single,” but more importantly to me, the song that had the best story that could be told with actions, images, and acting. I felt I chose a song that had a story that most people could relate to, as well as being “catchy.” Continue reading How I Shot My Pro Music Video Without A Record Label!

Cafe Wha?

Damon will be playing percussion with the Parkway South band at Cafe Wha? in the West Village at 5pm

B.B. Kings

Damon will be playing percussion at B.B. Kings in Times Square with the Atomic Funk Project.

B.B. Kings

Damon will be playing percussion at B.B. Kings in Times Square with the Atomic Funk Project.

B.B. Kings

Damon will be playing percussion at B.B. Kings in Times Square with the Atomic Funk Project.

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Podcasts for Musicians (with an emphasis on drummers)

Podcasts! I’m a big fan of podcasts and I listen to them a bunch when I travel and workout. I tend to lean towards some comedic ones, but I definitely like to check out musically based podcasts and I want to share those with you in this post. Some of these are directly related to drums, others to music business, and others to songs and songwriting. Maybe you will find a couple that you enjoy. Continue reading Podcasts for Musicians (with an emphasis on drummers)