Artist News

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iPod Conspiracies And Lawsuits

It wasn't too long ago, when I watched a special health report about the benefits of pizza.  Apparently lycopene, which is found in tomatoes and tomato sauce, can help protect against some cancers.   Forget about the high cholesterol, obesity and  heart disease that...

Chimpanzee Sex Leads Da’ Zoo to Sony Success

And you thought you had heard it all.  This is a perfect example of video/media influence, and it doesn't come from MTV, VH1, or any major network.  Once again, a bit of YouTube monkey business has garnished enough attention to draw in serious...

American Idol Controversies

Once again, American Idol has begun preparations for the next season.  Do these people every get any rest?  Each year there seems to be something to talk about besides the music.  Let's rewind and see why the show has sparked the interests of...

Top 10 Mistakes Indie Artists Make

Top 10 Mistakes Indie Artists Make

Having worked at Music Forte for several years, I have gathered a strong awareness of how artists promote themselves.  Lets face it, starting off in obscurity is a difficult point to launch a career from.  Yet almost everyone who was not born into royalty or fame has...

“Sometimes I wish Jim Morrison were still alive, because I’d love to see a concert in which “The Doors” opened up for “The Cars.” ― Jarod Kintz

“Music is my religion.” ― Jimi Hendrix

“if music was the language of the world, imagine how beautiful a seven-billion-part harmony would be.” ― Scott Hoying

“I’m forever near a stereo saying, ‘What the f**k is this garbage?’ And the answer is always the Red Hot Chili Peppers.” ― Nick Cave