Free Song Promotion and What You Get

Sometime in the fall of 2015, I made a social media post about free song promotion.  A friend of mine suggested I pursue the idea and thus started the Original Music Spotlight.  Being a musician today is about networking, being an entrepreneur, constantly learning about how to manage your music affairs, and for some, having a […]

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Dale Sechrest “Life Is Changes”

I met Dale Sechrest through Twitter.  Dale is from Indiana and has some interesting information in his bio about his music history.  Through his music, you get a sense of his faith and he has a unique tone to his sound.  Click play on “Life Is Changes” and read Dale’s words about the song. “Life Is Changes” […]

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Three Reasons Why My Crowdfunding Failed

The story of why my crowdfunding failed started with my last album.  When planning a new album, I thought of the lessons learned from my previous album.  I read, did research, and drafted a plan for the five months prior to release.  Thinking of the release shows I planned, I knew I’d have an ok […]

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Mike O’Cull “Inside Out”

Check out some Chitown flavored groove with Mike O’Cull.  I met Mike through Twitter and took to a few of his bluesy tracks.  When you encounter a blues player from Chicago, not going to lie, the expectations are high.  Mike easily handles those expectations and gives you a good dose of blues goodness.  Click play […]

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