The One Thing More Important Than Success

Success is cool and all, but it’s overrated.

It can be dangerous, and it’s not even the most important thing for us musicians to focus on.

Yeah, I said it.

And I want to point out some problems with the common idea of success and talk about the single most important thing.

The thing more important than success.

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Why You Should Make Terrible Music

Yes, I’m saying we musicians should make crappy music.

Let me explain.

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Does Weed Help You Make Better Music?

You’ve heard the theory: “Smoking weed helps you make better music.”

But is there any validity to that? Is it just a theory, or can we call it a fact? Continue reading

Why It’s Important To Learn Something New On A Regular Basis

Graduation is not the end of learning. School is not the only education system.

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How To Be Happy With Your Art (So Haters Don’t Get You Down)

“If you have haters, you’re doing something right.”

This is something I often hear from other creators. It’s like when Banksy apparently said, “Art should comfort the disturbed and disturb the comfortable.”

If you’re making something great (which often takes risks), some people will inevitably find something they don’t like about it.

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