My Ampeg 8×10 Will Not Fit On My Bike

| Albuquerque, NM, US | | 1 Comment

The newest solution I have found is a designated driver service called Ride Guys who will drive you and your car home.

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Just Fucking Enjoy Yourself Already II: More Bedroom, Less Bathroom

| Los Angeles, CA, US | | 2 Comments

I’ve pushed the futon in my studio up against the wall and have been practicing like a psycho in the middle of the floor by myself like I’m in Flashdance.

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Amy Clinkscales

A Musician and Her Medicine

| Albuquerque, NM, US | | 6 Comments

Amy Clinkscales decided to get a medical marijuana card after learning about cannabinoids and their cancer-fighting potential.

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Amy Clinkscales - Pyragraph

Clink’s Medical Marijuana Links

| Albuquerque, NM, US | | 3 Comments

Clink put together a list of her favorite links on the subject for new patients and curious readers. Here is what she shared with me.

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Artists & Dead Fish Belong in the City

| New York, NY | | 1 Comment

Is that a guitar or is that a salmon. You know? It plays with your mind.

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Lawn illustration

From Sketch to Finish—The Journey of an Album Cover

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This is not the best way to handle every client, but when you are your own boss you get to make exceptions every once in a while. Album covers take time.

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Jugglers

Learn Multiple Things, Have Multiple Skills, Get Multiple Dollars

| Los Angeles, CA, US | | 1 Comment

The skills you hone doing a variety of projects can only help you in the future.

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Hiding

I’m Writing From Your Soul

| Albuquerque, NM, US | | 2 Comments

Emotion is often the foundational element of each song but it does not always come from me.

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Just Fucking Enjoy Yourself Already

| Los Angeles, CA, US | | 6 Comments

I wish I could have properly internalized this lesson when I was younger.

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How to Tour and Still Get Your Exercise

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Once I had made up my mind to find what it was I needed to make me happy, it was all a matter of finding the donkey.

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Blog research

PR Basics I’ve Learned from Smitten Kitchen

| Albuquerque, NM, US | | 1 Comment

I love using this successful blog as a model for my own online musical marketing promotional adventure.

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How to Be a Healthy Artist

| New York, NY | | 2 Comments

the fact that I take preventative measures with my health makes me think I’m not crazy at all.

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Rock out

Oops! I Forgot to Do What I Love Again

| Albuquerque, NM, US | | 0 Comments

Deadlines and scheduling are the keys. If I don’t have a show or other external deadlines, I create my own deadlines.

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Moonlighting inspiration

Moonlighting Brings Me Closer to My Passion

| Albuquerque, NM, US | | 0 Comments

To help ride the waves of inconsistent finances I have a few different side jobs, which must meet all four of the following criteria.

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The Handsome Family

Tour Brain

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Woe to the musician lost in endless halls, quietly trying her room key in a hundred locked doors, one after the next.

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Booking

I Wear Many Hats, Vol. I

| Albuquerque, NM, US | | 0 Comments

I don’t want to admit how many shows I’ve failed to book (at least two) because of simple negligence of my email inbox.

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