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Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 165

Day 165 of ANNIE B.’s D.I.Y. MAGAZINE (Post #11) What’s going on? I am blogging every day now! Oh, my, there must be some mistake!!! No, no, my friend, there is not. I am actually keeping FOCUSED… remember, I was having BIG trouble with that not long ago! Just read yesterday’s blog and I honestly […]Continue reading «Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 165»

Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 164

Day 164 of ANNIE B.’s D.I.Y. MAGAZINE (Post #10) Hello, Hello! Working today on getting all those long-overdue THANKS YOU’s out to all the Artbeaters! Also need to send out that e-mail to all the new Des Moines fans from our show last Friday. Did sell a few CDs but I will be happy if […]Continue reading «Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 164»

Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 160

Day 160 of ANNIE B.’s D.I.Y. MAGAZINE (Post #9) Today we had a VERY productive rehearsal, and yes, we will be ready to rock the House of Bricks tomorrow night in Des Moines. 9 songs, 3 of which are VERY new (I have to memorize the lyrics for 2 of them tonight!!!!!) and the trip […]Continue reading «Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 160»

Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 159

Day 159 of ANNIE B.’s D.I.Y. MAGAZINE (Post #8) The weekend was crazy and fun and Artbeat was a huge success! Honestly, I am not sure if I broke even or if I barely made enough to donate to Express Yourself Milwaukee, but I will be making a donation this week and getting that good […]Continue reading «Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 159»

Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 144

Day 144 of ANNIE B.’s D.I.Y. MAGAZINE (Post #7) Well, earlier this week, I booked 2 more gigs at the Klavier Lounge in Germantown – they are gigs where I play mostly covers, but hey, it’s better than waiting tables!!! I also got a gig at The GAP for their Born To Play campaign which […]Continue reading «Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 144»

Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 135

Yes, here is where I post my activities and goings-on as a successful, be it “small-time” Midwest struggling singer/songwriter trying to “make it big”… hoping to give some insight to other struggling musicians and help them on their way, while they also may be able to help me on mine… it’s about working together and […]Continue reading «Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 135»

Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 39

Well, it’s now after midnight and yes, I did organize for an hour. I actually got a little more organized, and until I get totally organized, it will continue to be a mess, since there is always new stuff being added to the “pile”. Much to my chagrin, I found a whole lot of e-mail […]Continue reading «Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 39»

Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 38

Here’s the skinny: I have been working on Milwaukee Artbeat for 6 weeks now, and that’s why I have not been blogging recently. The event was last week Friday, and it really went over well. Had to get this event organized and I’m glad I did! It was a huge success and I’ll be doing […]Continue reading «Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 38»