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Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 1,465

Post #75 of ANNIE B.’s D.I.Y. MAGAZINE Too much has happened since my last blog, so I can’t really update you with everything. The most tragic for me is the loss of my boyfriend, and the cause of his death is unknown, making this whole thing even more difficult to cope with. This happened on […]Continue reading «Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 1,465»

Grammy Nominees To Be Announced Dec. 5th

ABVC shows up on the “Consideration for Grammy Nominations” ballot 8 times!  Nominess will be announced on Dec. 5th at a gala event hosted by Taylor Swift!  Here’s the categories which included ABVC: Record of the Year:             Everything Song of the Year:                 Everything Album of the Year:              Fancies of a Random Heart Best New Artist:                   Annie B. & […]Continue reading «Grammy Nominees To Be Announced Dec. 5th»

Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 1,339

Post #70 of ANNIE B.’s D.I.Y. MAGAZINE: One More Step Closer to Actually Winning A Grammy! The last two months brought a few changes, big & small.  We had an incredibly busy summer, and in September, we had 7 shows.  Then in October, things stopped like we hit a brick wall.  Don announced that he had to […]Continue reading «Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 1,339»

Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 1,272

Post #69 of ANNIE B.’s D.I.Y. MAGAZINE This week’s progress: Now have 1600+ people on the ABVC mailing list. Just about to hit 15,000 views today or tomorrow for the Jennifer Song on YouTube (right now at 14,986 views) Texting list continues to grow. Got 4 venue recommendations in Nashville for our showcase for Velocity […]Continue reading «Blogging Til I Win a Grammy: Day 1,272»

Blogging Til I Win A Grammy: Day 1,112

Post #63 of ANNIE B.’s D.I.Y. MAGAZINE Sometimes you need to take a break, a Breather (the name of my 2nd band… before we changed our name to Shut Up Marie)! You need to step back & regroup. Take a look at your priorities and be open to re-prioritizing. I am kind of there right […]Continue reading «Blogging Til I Win A Grammy: Day 1,112»

Blogging Til I Win A Grammy: Day 1,085: Keeping the Faith!

Post #62 of ANNIE B.’s D.I.Y. MAGAZINE: Think in terms of Years, not Days or Months! As I gather info on my European festivals campaign, I see how many of the summer festivals all over the world & even local summer music series are actually already booked now. I guess people who have been doing […]Continue reading «Blogging Til I Win A Grammy: Day 1,085: Keeping the Faith!»

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Blogging Til I Win A Grammy: Day 1,064: 15,000 Views for “Over Me”

Post #61 of ANNIE B.’s D.I.Y. MAGAZINE: 15,000 views for Over Me!!! OMG, the plays on YouTube is freaking me out a little bit! Bugsy entered the 2nd Annie B. video he produced, “Over Me,” into a video contest and it went from under 3,000 views to over 15,000 in a week or less! Now […]Continue reading «Blogging Til I Win A Grammy: Day 1,064: 15,000 Views for “Over Me”»

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Blogging Til I Win A Grammy: Day 1,019: 10,000 views for The Jennifer Song!

Post #60 of ANNIE B.’s D.I.Y. MAGAZINE: 10,000 views for The Jennifer Song! Bugsy [the videographer who taped & produced “You and Me (The Jennifer Song)” video] called me a few weeks ago telling me about this Christian network of over 3 million contacts. He said they gave him their list but there’s really no […]Continue reading «Blogging Til I Win A Grammy: Day 1,019: 10,000 views for The Jennifer Song!»

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Blogging Til I Win A Grammy: Day 1,017

Post #59 of ANNIE B.’s D.I.Y. MAGAZINE: Keep Live Music on WMSE! Support for local bands here in Milwaukee is one of the really great things we have here that I am very thankful for. I’ve lived in & visited PLENTY of towns all over the U.S., and some of them do not have what […]Continue reading «Blogging Til I Win A Grammy: Day 1,017»