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Summer Music Festivals: Dealing with Unrealistic Expectations

If you scroll through the comments of any music festival’s Facebook posts you will see that 100% customer satisfaction is impossible. As a marketer or event planner, you will not be able to please everyone. Music festivals are a perfect example of the dilemma of aiming to please your repeat customers while seeking to acquire a new […]

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Mumford and Sons Babel

Six of the songs on my iTunes “Top 25 Most Played” are from Mumford and Sons 2010 debut album Sigh No More. Fans like me have been waiting 2 long years to have new songs to play on repeat. On Tuesday, September 25, the wait was finally over.  Babel had the largest debut of the […]

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Fresh Music Fridays: Of Monsters and Men (Album Review)

Crossing over to the American music scene is not an easy feat, unless your lead single is promoted by large radio stations a year before your album is completed. This rare opportunity happened to Of Monsters and Men when their single “Little Talks” was heard by Seattle and Philadelphia radio disc jockeys in late 2010. […]

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Mumford and Sons First Show at the Ryman Auditorium

Yesterday,  March  6  Mumford  and Sons kicked off the first of their three back-to-back-to-back  shows  at  the  Ryman  Auditorium.  The band and fans agreed  that it felt like they were coming home; back to the “Mother Church of  Country”  where it all began. There was a special feeling in the air as the quartet from […]

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March Music Madness

Happy first day of March! Spring is just around the corner and it’s looking bright, beautiful, and full of great music. The only thing that excites me more than the gorgeous weather is all of the awesome spring showcases that are on the horizon. This month isn’t just March Madness; it is also Music Madness […]

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