How to start promoting your music as an independent artist

So you're in a band, you're an artist, a musician, and you want to get your music out there. Great, let's do it. But don't think you are going to get a viral video and overnight success. There is a reason why it's called the music business. On my resume I’ve interviewed, profiled, and photographed …

When You Should Suck it Up in Life…and When You Shouldn’t Have To

Photo by Hutomo Abrianto You have heard that phrase, right? From a parent, sibling, teacher, friend, whoever. It's sort of a no-nonsense, tough-love kind of phrase right? When you tell someone, or someone tells you, to "suck it up," either it refers to detailing with the consequences of something or remaining in a situation, no …