Interview Series: Gerald Bailey

How do freelancing artists do it? How do they piece together work to create a sustaining and stable career?  Through this interview series, I aim to get to the heart of those questions by talking to various artists about how they make freelancing work for them. In this tenth installment, Janelle Reichman at Continuum Design […]

Interview Series: Steve Whipple

How do freelancing artists do it? How do they piece together work to create a sustaining and stable career?  Through this interview series, I aim to get to the heart of those questions by talking to various artists about how they make freelancing work for them. In this eighth installment, Continuum spoke with jazz bassist Steve […]

Interview Series: Sara Caswell

How do freelancing artists do it? How do they piece together work to create a sustaining and stable career?  Through this interview series, I aim to get to the heart of those questions by talking to various artists about how they make freelancing work for them. In this seventh installment, Continuum spoke with violinist Sara Caswell. […]

How to Start Charging MORE!

I’m so tired of hearing people say they wish they made more money – and then in the next sentence they’re explaining how they travel to the boondocks of Queens every week to teach a lesson for $35. The thing about freelancing is that no one is going to offer to pay us more money […]

Interview Series: Nadje Noordhuis

How do freelancing artists do it? How do they piece together work to create a sustaining and stable career?  Through this interview series, I aim to get to the heart of those questions by talking to various artists about how they make freelancing work for them. In this fifth installment, Continuum spoke with NYC-based and Australian-born […]

Ten Reasons to Jump on the Bandcamp Bandwagon

Anyone who knows me knows that I’m a big fan of Bandcamp. Truth-be-told, on the same day I found out about Bandcamp, I joined the site, set up my own page, and started making online sales on my new page – all the while thinking to myself: “this is freaking awesome!” So, just in case […]

Walk Away From a Photoshoot Happy

If you’re like most people, then the word that comes to mind when you think of having a photo shoot is not fun. We’re musicians – that is, we know how to play music. Looking good for the camera (and more importantly feeling comfortable in the face of a camera lens) is not something we […]

Interview Series: Xavier Davis

How do freelancing artists do it? How do they piece together work to create a sustaining and stable career?  Through this interview series, I aim to get to the heart of those questions by talking to various artists about how they make freelancing work for them. In this fourth installment, Continuum spoke with Xavier Davis, pianist, […]

The Five Biggest Reasons You Should Invest in a Professionally Made Website

The problem with musicians is that they think they can do everything themselves. This is probably because making a career out of music requires a person to figure out most things as they go. Trying to find work? Nobody is going to help you with that one. Filing taxes as a self employed individual? Gotta […]

Interview Series: Zach Brock

How do freelancing artists do it? How do they piece together work to create a sustaining and stable career?  Through this interview series, I aim to get to the heart of those questions by talking to various artists about how they make freelancing work for them. In this third installment, Continuum spoke with Zach Brock, violinist […]