BUYER BEWARE: Yoko Ono Stops Lemonade Company ‘John Lemon’ Due to Those Pesky Copyright Laws

In our post-everything society, ironically-named food and beverages are as common as mis-spelled band [email protected]$. However, as clever as your Roger Waters Water may be, you can’t just jack somebody’s…

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BUYER BEWARE: Toni Basil Claims ‘Mickey’ Has Been Used Without Her Permission for Decades

BUYER BEWARE: Toni Basil Claims ‘Mickey’ Has Been Used Without Her Permission for Decades

Toni Basil, the one-hit wonder behind “Mickey,” filed suit in L.A. Superior Court on Thursday alleging that the song has been used without her permission for decades. According to the…

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BUYER BEWARE: Lesli Sanders Urges a “Buyer Beware” on Jacky Boy Publik House in Rhode Island

From Lesli Sanders on Fb, 8/13/17: Many of you know the situation that happened at Jacky Boy Publik House in Cranston, RI with the band. [After putting on a show,…

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BUYER BEWARE: Annie Lennox Gets Tapped as a “Potential Star”

BUYER BEWARE: Annie Lennox Gets Tapped as a “Potential Star”

From Annie Lennox on Fb., 6/30/17: Whilst it’s obviously a bit of fun sharing the email I received telling me I had “potential” sadly up and coming musicians are sent…

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BUYER BEWARE: Twisted Sister Sues Promoter

BUYER BEWARE: Twisted Sister Sues Promoter

(VIP-NEWS) — Twisted Sister claims promoter John D`Esposito failed to pay the heavy metal band most of their fee for a farewell concert last year. The show was the band`s…

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BUYER BEWARE: Keyboardist Stan Monroe Gives the Low-Down on Local “Music Awards” Shows

I am going to say something that will no doubt anger a lot of local musicians, but I feel it needs to be said. And I am speaking only for…

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BUYER BEWARE: $100,000 Cash Giveaway & Music Conference

Buyer Beware! Anytime you get the “Bum’s Rush” – “Got to enter NOW or lose your chance” – with a deadline date, you’d better be willing just to part with…

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BUYER BEWARE: Buyer Beware: Promoter Tim Newberg Stiffs Bands

From a local guitarist on Facebook, 1/16/17: Y’all remember last year I had to drag a promoter by his ears (not literally) to pay me for a festival? I’ll be…

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BUYER BEWARE: Josie Quick’s “Spam E-mail” of the Day

BUYER BEWARE: Josie Quick’s “Spam E-mail” of the Day

From violin teacher Josie Quick on Facebook: I got this spam email on January 8, 2016. Thought you might enjoy the read but beware that they are phishing for something……

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BUYER BEWARE: Another Scam to Get You to Forward So That Hackers Can Get Your Address Book

Slow Dance: This is a poem written by a teenager with cancer. She wants to see how many people get her poem. It is quite a poem, please pass it…

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BUYER BEWARE: Trouble in Music Guru Land // Canadian Music Week 2017

A student just reached out to me about a musician/marketer, Leah McHenry, who claims to make her living (as a musician) running Facebook Ads, who turned out to be an…

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BUYER BEWARE: Chris Kresge Warns About Signing Off Royalty Rights

From Chris Kresge on Facebook, 6/01/16: If you’re ever asked to sign off your royalty rights for your recording for broadcast on a terrestrial radio station, DO NOT DO IT….

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BUYER BEWARE: Mark Diamond Cautions on “James Scotte”

From Mark Diamond on Fb, 4/29/16: Hey musicians out there, Beware if you have been contacted by this “person” about a gig! James Scotte – [email protected] – contacted me through…

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BUYER BEWARE: Someone Wants to Sell You a Used iPhone?

Tony Marcus Hermosilla on Fb, 4/25/16: Hey all!! Just to let everyone that has my phone number know I’m offline for a couple days until I get my replacement phone….

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BUYER BEWARE: GigTown Creates App for Booking Shows

Hi there! My name is Andy, Co-Founder and Grand Poobah of GigTown. My Dad and I started this company because we thought it was too difficult to discover and book…

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