It's around 7am on Monday. I wake up to go to the gym, but instead lay in bed, writing lyrics. I dreamt about something painful-a memory that is skewed by my forever moving and active mind. "I have to write this down, it could be a song," I groggily think to myself. I avoid Facebook, … Continue reading Making Music on a Busy Schedule
By Allison Duggan, Label Manager Let's face it; we have lost phenomenal stars over the past few years. From Amy Winehouse to Prince and Natalie Cole. From Chris Cornell, Scott Weiland and Chester Bennington. These artists struggled with depression, drug/alcohol addiction, a litany of baggage from their lives. They go on tour for months, back … Continue reading What can Artist Managers do to Help Artist Overcome Mental Health Challenges?
By Allison Duggan, Label Manager Working in the music industry is tough. Long hours, pitching to different vendors, clients, and artists, making sure everything is organized before a big event and/or project. Plus the commute back home, where sometimes you need to finish up where you started once you woke up. Working at a … Continue reading Why I Escape With Music
Allison Duggan, Label Manager To be apolitical, the past year has been a dividing one for our country. We have faced backlash from each other, violence, harassment, shootings and plenty of events that were linked to the election and to the state of our country. We are raw from the past election, and no matter … Continue reading What This Election Cannot Change