A Year Of Music Goals

A year ago, December 2016, I planned the release of my album.  Thinking ahead, it’s a good idea to reflect.  The purpose here is to evaluate experiences and set new ones for goals. 2016 In Review Releasing Diffused When I sat down a year ago, I began researching album releases and timelines.  I learned many […]

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Your Music Doesn’t Suck?

Recently, I made a reference that if music streams equated to gigs then that would be a great situation.  That got me thinking, how do I know that my music doesn’t suck? Well, to begin fighting that dragon, I have to mention my internet idol, Ari Herstand.  He had a post about doing just that, […]

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Summer Music Accomplishments

The inevitable approach of the starting school year always signals an end to summer for me.  Wanted to share the accomplishments I achieved and how those happened.  As summer began, with the end of school no less, I set goals.  I see musicians and others set lofty goals with little thought of how to actually […]

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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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New Page For Song Lyrics Added

After reading a post by Ari Herstand about song lyrics, I decided to make a lyrics page.  The coincidental karma of the universe must have been working because I’d just finished editing a draft of a new songbook.  The songbook will have song lyrics, chords, and the stories behind the songs. Songbook I prepared a […]

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Completed Electronic Press Kit – EPK

I’ve been working on an EPK, Electronic Press Kit.  Looking at what other artists do and seeing what gaps I had in materials, I finally have a completed version.  Good news is it reduces some site clutter with pages by consolidating. EPK Inspiration One band, Phourist & The Photons whom I discovered through an email alert […]

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Kyle Walz Logo Idea

With the site updates, the site icon had a nice skin graft.  I noticed the new icon had a Minecraft imoji look.  I blame my English degree on liking ambiguity.  The icon had an ambiguous expression like a 2-bit, pixelated Mona Lisa.  A vision came to me and I put this image together–a new Kyle […]

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A Ripple Upon The Surface

A few weeks ago on my Facebook Page, I shared an idea I had for a music blog.  The particulars aren’t terribly important right now with the exception of the plan in mind.  A three sentence intro paragraph will sufficiently introduce that plan. Well, perhaps not, but I started this blog with a couple things […]

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