Category Archives for "PERFORMING"

Why Every Singer MUST See “Baby Driver”

I’ve never told singers there was a movie they had to see. Maybe that’s because no other movie has ever done what Baby Driver did.Baby…who-wha…?Baby Driver looks like the standard bank robber action flick. And if it were, I would’ve slept through it.  I have this weird medication-related thing where I literally fall asleep the […]

Top 2 Gifts Every Singer Needs

Enough with the socks and gift cards! ​If you’ve got a singer or two high on your gift list, there are two things they will love. be totally surprised about and actually use all year.You don’t have to be a ‘serious singer’ to take great advantage of these top 2 gifts.  In fact, they’ll be really […]

DIY Recording Booth Design #2

I’m admittedly a bit strange. You see a room with two glass walls. I see an incredible acoustical challenge that must be mastered. But what resulted is a new DIY recording booth design that you can use to master your own noisey space. When I arrived as a new production director at a radio network […]

4 Steps to Conquering Stage Fright

  It’s OK to admit it.  Sometimes we all get a little freaked out about performing in front of people.  I guess you could say it’s just part of the gig. Stage fright is much more common among performers than you might think.  Barbra Streisand has such intense stage fright that her entire choreography is built around […]

5 Steps to a Great Recording – The Voice Club

Recording your voice can be one of the greatest and most awkward things you’ll ever do as a singer. Unless you’ve recorded a lot, it can be just like performing live for the first time. And while both require singing, they are two very different ballgames. So let’s talk about how to get the best […]

How to Sing Jazz – The Voice Club

If you’ve never sung jazz, you’re missing out on the opportunity to learn some of the most important lessons a great singer can learn. Our members at The Voice Club are getting ready for a Jazz vocal challenge. There’s a lot to learn from dipping into jazz. Hey, Lady Gaga did, so it must be […]

How to Sing Country – The Voice Club

Just in time for our Country Vocal Challenge, here are five great tips to singing country like a country star. Tip #1: Slide from note to note (slow like a hot summer day on the prairie) Tip #2: Grit & Growl (rev that engine) Tip #3: Add some twang (not to be confused with Tang….they […]

How to Choose the Right Microphone – The Voice Club

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