Archive | November, 2019

https://www.coloradomusic.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/DSE-view_at_ventura.jpgTALENT NEEDED: Early Registration Opens for Durango Songwriters Expo in California

TALENT NEEDED: Early Registration Opens for Durango Songwriters Expo in California

Dip your toes in an ocean of inspiration! “The song ‘Tough Times’ written by Scott Miller and me, both longtime DSE attendees, won first place and hit a home run…

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IN MEMORIAM: LaShawn Daniels, Grammy-winning Songwriter // Other Notable Musicians’ Deaths

By Cydney Henderson, USA TODAY | LaShawn Daniels, a Grammy-winning songwriter who penned hits for the likes of Beyoncé, Michael Jackson and Whitney Houston, died in a car crash Wednesday…

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MUSIC NOTES: Andy Palmer Bids Music Farewell – for Awhile…

MUSIC NOTES: Andy Palmer Bids Music Farewell – for Awhile…

INDEFINITE HIATUS – I’m bowing out of the music thing for a while. About 9 years ago – when I quit practicing law to circle back to playing music, I…

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IN MEMORIAM: Jackson Reid Odell, Formerly of Evergreen, of The Goldbergs, Dies

IN MEMORIAM: Jackson Reid Odell, Formerly of Evergreen, of The Goldbergs, Dies

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) – Jackson Odell, born in Evergreen, Colorado, who was best known for his role as Ari Caldwell in ABC’s “The Goldbergs,” has died. He was 20. Odell…

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MUSIC NOTES: Wild Bill’s Notes on Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers Old School Method of Recording

MUSIC NOTES: Wild Bill’s Notes on Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers Old School Method of Recording

Hello everyone and welcome back! As promised, I am going to write a bit about Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers old school method of recording. I am sure you are…

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SONGWRITERS’ CORNER: Songwriter Petition to Congress: Pass the Music Modernization Act

SONGWRITERS’ CORNER: Songwriter Petition to Congress: Pass the Music Modernization Act

From Richard Harris on Fb., 1/07/18: Friends and fellow songwriters. This could be the most important decision for the craft of songwriting to happen in decades. We are amongst the…

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IN MEMORIAM:  Longtime Country Singer, Songwriter Mel Tillis Dies // Tenor Saxophonist Mel Martin Passes

IN MEMORIAM: Longtime Country Singer, Songwriter Mel Tillis Dies // Tenor Saxophonist Mel Martin Passes

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Mel Tillis, the affable longtime country star who wrote hits for Kenny Rogers, Ricky Skaggs and many others, and overcame a stutter to sing on dozens…

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FEATURED MEMBER: New COMBO Member Erik Nelson – Musician/Singer/Songwriter

FEATURED MEMBER: New COMBO Member Erik Nelson – Musician/Singer/Songwriter

Erik first showed interest in music early. He began studying the piano when he was five focusing on classical and popular music (Well, not that much classical!) At the age…

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KUDOS: Former Denverite Singer/Songwriter Olivia Rudeen Signs With Deluge Music

KUDOS: Former Denverite Singer/Songwriter Olivia Rudeen Signs With Deluge Music

Olivia writes: Super excited to announce that I will be working with the amazing team at Deluge Music – feeling very grateful for their support and to be part of…

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SONGWRITERS’ CORNER: NSAI Meetings This Coming Week in Longmont and Denver // Next Durango Songwriters Expo in Ventura, CA – February 16-18

SONGWRITERS’ CORNER: NSAI Meetings This Coming Week in Longmont and Denver // Next Durango Songwriters Expo in Ventura, CA – February 16-18

CO Songwriters: Its time for our monthly songwriting workshop. Grab your latest masterpiece, bring 8-12 copies of lyrics typed, your instrument of choice, or CD/mp3, or recite lyrics acapella. Our…

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