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Career Killing Mistakes Musicians Make

Sometimes, it’s the littlest things that can hurt your career… seemingly unimportant things. But they’re not unimportant! As obvious as many of these mistakes are, you can never be reminded too often about what I used to call, “Stupid Musician Tricks.”

It’s not the musicians who are stupid, but making these errors can make you feel like you were stupid for making them! I’ve been making a list of common mistakes, and have enough of them for a full episode!

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Production Music Composer Hacks With Steve Barden

Successful TAXI member, composer and author, Steve Barden, shares a boatload of Common Sense Tips for Production Music Composers. Steve's music can be heard on television somewhere in the world on a daily basis. His music has aired on ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, ABC Family, A&E, American Heroes Channel, Animal Planet, Biography Channel, Bravo, The Cooking Channel, Discovery Channel, E!, Food Network, Game Show Network, HGTV, Investigation Discovery, Lifetime, MTV, National Geographic Channel, Oprah Winfrey Network, Outdoor Channel, Oxygen, PBS, Science Channel, Style Channel, SyFy Channel, TLC, Travel Channel, truTV, Univision, and VH1.

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