Musicians at Work Forum: Booking your band

This month’s Chicago Artists Resource Musicians at Work Forum focused on booking your band, and featured some good, practical advice from local experts: Mary Jones:  Artist management & booking, Mary Jones Management/Road Jones Booking Ben Gray: Musician/booker Brian Keigher: Senior program manager for Chicago Office of Tourism and Culture Angie Mead: Programming & PR at Uncommon … Continue reading

May Musicians at Work Forum: the 7/11 panel

Last week I caught the last Musicians at Work Forum before “summer break.” (The Chicago Music Commission hosts six Musicians at Work Forums a year, and breaks  for the summer. The next forum will be in September.) The discussion was hosted by Martin Atkins, who invited speakers to present seven points in 11 minutes, with … Continue reading