The Story So Far did not meet the typical qualifications for a Missed Out Music Monday but I seriously missed out for judging the band too soon. I continually saw recommendations pop up on different sites (ap.net, alternative press, AMP) and dismissed them because I was getting tired of the influx of new pop-punk bands.
Wes Geer started out his career as one of the founders of the band (hed) PE in 1994. PE had a style that was unique and combined pieces from a few different genres to create their sound. They had a DJ in the band and that had not been in mainstream rock before. The band
Inspiration. It’s an amazing thing. It’s a creative source. An influence you can pull from. However, sometimes “inspiration,” the actual word itself, gets misused. Use inspiration as a kick-starter to your OWN creativity. Don’t do an exact replica of your inspiration because that my friends is called copying. Think of plagiarism when writing a research
My sophomore year at Columbia College Chicago my suitemate Pat and I had pretty much the exact same music taste. He introduced me to a ton of great music. One band I forgot about until recently was The Secret Lives of The Freemasons. I had a few of their songs but never fully listened to
Mason Wear is a twenty year old college student at Baylor University and has already built a well known company, Hyperion Clothing. Mason is a business student at Baylor and this helps him with Hyperion in order to keep track of finances, start a DBA and marketing as well. Read on to see why Mason’s
As artists, we can be stubborn. Fact. And if you’re disagreeing with me then you just proved my point. 🙂 Break the cycle! Don’t close yourself off. I’ve been guilty of it and it’s not good for your craft or your pockets. Open yourself up to new ideas. I’m not saying to not have your
I’m currently co-producing/co-directing the feature film, Dealing, with 4 of my closest friends. It has been quite the journey, and we all have learned a lot throughout the process. Kristina Hill and Nicole Petrone wanted to share their “5 Things About Producing an Independent Film.” Check it out below! 1. Expect the unexpected: Now I