3 Essential Business Lessons from Elton John Hit Songs

In this episode of the Starve the Doubts podcast, Melissa Thomas explains how she and her husband paid off over $43,000 in debt to pursue her dream of meeting Elton John.

The Dueling Pianist Returns

On this episode of the Starve the Doubts podcast, John shares business advice and lessons he’s learned along the way.

Feelin’ Stronger Every Day

Almost 50 years after the band’s formation, Chicago was finally inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. — Almost 50 years after the band’s formation, Chicago was finally inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on April 8, 2016. In a flawless set during the ceremony, aired on HBO on April […]

Digging Deeper Into Prince’s Musical Legacy

There’s no denying the impact – and greatness – of the Purple Rain soundtrack, but it would be a mistake to think that it represented the totality of Prince…

The Book He Won’t Finish

Although Prince had reportedly written 50 or so pages, his sudden, tragic loss will sadly keep his mystery intact.

It Takes a Long Time To Be Able To Play Like Yourself

‘Miles Ahead’, the excellent newly released Miles Davis biopic, will stay with you long after you leave the movie theater.

From the Club to the Classroom: All That Jazz is Good for the Kids

Jazz in the classroom not only teaches children to play instruments; they may also learn a range of essential life skills.

How Does an Aspiring Professional Musician Make a Sustainable Living?

In this episode of the Starve the Doubts podcast, Matt Gibson and Jared Easley discuss the ins and outs of being a professional musician in today’s world.

Through My Child’s Eyes

This video of a father and his autistic son at a Coldplay concert gives Erin Kelly a lot to think about.

An Instrument that Remade Jazz, Rock, Soul and R&B.

What would your favorite songs be without this?

The Authentic Identity Role Model that was Prince

For black men, Prince set the stage for a different kind of acceptable identity.

Emancipation: A Royalty Tribute to Prince

William Reese, Jr. and friends honor the musical genius of an artist gone too soon.

Music and Recording: A Wild 100 Years or So

The recording medium itself has changed what it means to perform and share music.

From Mecca to Memory

For anyone for whom a music store was home, this film will bring you back.

Musicians, Artists, and Entertainers Have a Home (and a Stage!) on The Good Men Project

We at The Good Men Project love lessons and stories from artists.

What Losing Prince Means to Music

A musical legend is gone, but the music industry may just be letting out a sigh of relief.