Working Musicians: 4 (More) Pro Tips

Working Musicians: 4 (More) Pro Tips

By Mark Scott Follow up from last time, here are 4 more ways to be a true pro. These may come off a little didactic but there’s good information here! 1. Build solid relationships Follow through and keep your promises. Under-promise and over-deliver. If you’re that...
When Your Music Career Feels Like Work

When Your Music Career Feels Like Work

By Mark Scott Sure, you love it. But sometimes the last thing you want to do is get in the car and drive to the gig. This thing feels like a job. That’s because it is. It’s not merely a “show” anymore. It’s a line of work. A profession. A career. And the sheen can...
Working Musicians: 4 Ways To Be A True Pro

Working Musicians: 4 Ways To Be A True Pro

By Mark Scott You may have noticed that the pros among us have a serious side and they see music as a fulfilling and creative business. They are solo-preneurs who are serious about the business side of music every bit as much as the music side. They keep ALL their...
Starts with a Tree

Starts with a Tree

By Kevin Brubaker Quality and craftsmanship consume us at Brubaker guitars. We think about it all the time. From the tree where it all starts to the instrument we make, we’re always thinking about it, always innovating, always pushing everything about basses and...