Preparing to Record a Demo

Preparing to Record a Demo

Let’s assume you have written several songs and want to take the next step of going into a recording studio. You have to ask yourself a few questions to know whether or not you are prepared enough to invest in what might be a fairly costly process. First and...
Copyright

Copyright

In Canada, as soon as a work is created, it is automatically copyrighted. However nothing is ever that simple. If your work is copied by someone else without your permission, you may have to prove that you own the copyright and this is where things may get ugly and...
Luck

Luck

Music: What’s luck got to do, got to do with it?      It’s a beautiful, warm, sunny, Sunday morning here in Calgary. When it’s sunny here, it’s almost blindingly bright. Must be the clear mountain air.      Today, I have a recital of my...
Being Original

Being Original

Music: Being Original   This above all: to thine own self be true….. Shakespeare      If you have ever tried to write a song, you have some idea how difficult it is to create something new, let alone something new and different. After all, people have been...