Take Me To the River

20th September 2014 2 comments

Last week the Chicago chapter of the The Recording Academy hosted a screening of Martin Shore’s documentary ‘Take Me to the River’ for area members. The film celebrates the music of Memphis and the Mississippi Delta as well as the musicians who made it. Many of the legendary people in the film you may not […]

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Grief & Resilience or: How Heartbreak Led Me Back to the Music Industry

26th August 2014 30 comments

I readily talk about the death of my fiancé, but I’ve never written about it. I don’t really have an outlet to do so as I’m not someone who could (or would necessarily want to) write a book, and, as a music industry writer, none of the outlets that publish my work would be particularly […]

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Happy Weekend!

26th January 2014 No comments

Hi, everyone! Flight cancellations across the country and various other happenings have thrown a slight delay in things at Thirty Roses HQ but we’re SO excited about the Grammy Awards tonight! We’ll be heading to a member’s party in Chicago later this evening to watch the excitement unfold with some industry peers . Will any […]

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Give Fans the Credit

6th July 2013 No comments

One of the best things about getting a new album or CD was opening it up and analyzing every inch of the liner notes. Inspecting, not only the artwork the artists had created, but reading the lyrics and finding out information about the album’s producers, engineers, and all of the people whose hard work and […]

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