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The Unstarving Musician’s Podcast features weekly interviews with indie music artists an industry pros who share their experience and expertise on songwriting, recording, touring, getting gigs, marketing, and much more. It’s all intended to help indie artists to more of what they love–make music.

Peace, love & more cowbell,
Robonzo

Jun 27, 2019

Lindsay White | Lady Brain Fest | Musicians CommunityLindsay White and a musicians community called the Lady Brain Collective are supporting each another through teaching, knowledge sharing, and collaboration. We talk about the Lady Brain community, the upcoming Lady Brain Fest, Patreon, gratitude journaling, saying "no," and more.

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Jun 22, 2019

Crystal & Pete Damore of Ordinary Elephant | Staying Creative and Nurturing a Music Community | A successful Kickstarter campaign funding their new album Honest | Life on the RoadStaying creative and nurturing a music community is part of life on the road for Crystal and Pete Damore of Ordinary Elephant. This is their second appearance on the podcast, which was a great opportunity to talk about their recent Kickstarter campaign, their new album Honest, and more.

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Jun 17, 2019

Tom Meny | Facing Rejection and Staying Creative | Singer Songwriter with Tom Meny podcast | ATX | #heatherbeephotography #Microsessions #Takamine Singer songwriter Tom Meny knows a thing or two about facing rejection and staying creative. In this repeat engagement, Tom and I chat about this, his new podcast, and more.

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In Tom’s first appearance on the podcast, we talked at length about house concerts. This time round our conversation continues...


Jun 10, 2019

One of the Best Ways to Get Good Musician Gigs | Jon Christopher Davis is a master of building relationships to get good musician gigs. He also works in multiple bands | The Unstarving Musician's Guide to Getting Paid Gigs, chapters 3-4, read by RobonzoOne the best ways to get good musician gigs is by building good relationships. The primary theme of this episode is relationships.

This is the second installment and re-release of The Unstarving Musician’s Guide to Getting Paid Gigs. This episode is dedicated to chapters three and four, which are among the first few...


Jun 2, 2019

Robonzo & Sami at Farroria Viticcio, Greve | Anniversary 2019 | 3 years after the publishing of the original Unstarving Musician's Guide Podcast | The Unstarving Musician's Guide to Getting Paid GigsThis episode is a two chapter reading of The Unstarving Musician’s Guide to Getting Paid Gigs. These chapters were the first two podcast episodes I ever recorded.

(I’m reflecting on the original podcast for the book while visiting Greve, Italy. My wife and I are celebrating our 25th wedding anniversary.)

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