July 30, 2020

HOW TO RE-WRITE SONGS, with Platinum Lyricist Mark Winkler

"Writing is Re-Writing." This is an idea we learn as songwriters. But how do you re-write songs so that you end up closer to the truth of them? The Roots songwriting instructor Rob Seals speaks with Platinum-selling lyricist and accomplished recording artist Mark Winkler on the topic of How to Re-Write Songs.
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May 21, 2020

WRITING STRONGER LYRICS, with Platinum Writer Mark Winkler

Rob Seals writes: I love great lyrics. And I love talking to great songwriters about how they write theirs. I was excited to talk with Platinum Writer Mark Winkler as we discussed Writing Stronger Lyrics.  I had questions for Mark. The nearly 95 songwriters in attendance had questions for Mark. He fielded our questions with thoughtful, personal, specific examples. We looked at a couple of songs. It was an inspiring and informative night. Watch it below. Mark Winkler's online class Advanced Section of Writing Commercial Hit...
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May 08, 2020

HOW TO CREATE AUTHENTIC PERFORMANCES ON DIGITAL MEDIA, with Joy Graysen

Joy Graysen has helped scores of singers and artists make meaningful connections to their own power, their material, and their audiences, from American Idol and Voice Finalists to those tackling their first open mics. In this free interactive Zoom workshop, she helps you find your power and Create Authentic Performances on Digital Media. She is teaching an empowering 6-wk class over Zoom this Spring: How to Conquer Stage Fright and Master the Art of Performance. Learn more about the class...
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May 07, 2020

HOW TO GROW YOUR AUDIENCE IN A QUARANTINE-AFFECTED MARKET, with Gaelen Whittemore

 WATCH THE FULL EVENT ARCHIVE HERE: Gaelen Whittemore has been equipping artists to navigate the digital landscape for nearly 8 years here in his Your Modern Mindset class. As artist manager and CEO of 3T Entertainment, he is both steering careers of established artists like Too Short and recently signed to Empire Records IYLA.Watch the archive of Growing Your Audience in a Quarantine-Affected Market. Want to study with Gaelen Whittemore? You can take his Online/On-Demand Your Modern Mindset Intensive right away.  The next interactive Digital Marketing...
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October 30, 2019

HOW TO GET YOUR MUSIC DISCOVERED - YOUR MODERN MINDSET Intensive, Online & On-Demand

GET YOUR MUSIC DISCOVERED... Playlisting and advertising: necessary marriage or contradiction? Learn about the current state of new music discovery in this video archive of a talk at The Songwriting School of Los Angeles with artist manager/CEO Gaelen Whittemore. Study with Gaelen in the Your Modern Mindset Music Business Intensive. Watch the Intensive online, either in your browser or in the app.  His regular Zoom Masterclasses on Branding, Building Your Release Calendar, and Revenue Models are also available online. VIEW...
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July 29, 2019

How to Be Alone in Public: The Art of Shining on Stage

WATCH THE FULL VIDEO HERE: ENROLL in Joy Graysen's The Art of Performance:  
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