2016 has been a heartbreaking year for the music world. We've lost David Bowie, Natalie Cole, Glenn Frey, Merle Haggard and others. And now... we've lost Prince.
He was found unresponsive in an elevator Thursday morning after sheriff's deputies
David Bowie's far-reaching influence on music and art spanned decades. He left behind a legacy beyond his musical accomplishments and helped evolve acceptance of personal individuality, new levels of tolerance and pushed boundaries of cultural influence
One of the most influential musicians of our era, David Bowie has passed away after an 18-month battle with cancer. The music legend died at 69, just two days after the release of his 25th studio album, Blackstar. It was released on his 69th birthday
Creatives throughout history have created remarkable pieces of work that will stand the test of time; writings, paintings, sketches, sculptures, and designs that have become significant parts of our identifies and cultures. We learn from these visionaries
What do you get when you take the face of Jim Morrison, the arms of Diana Ross and hips via Santana? Well, you get the artwork of Christian Marclay of course!
Known for his exploration of the connection between sound, noise, photography, video and film
We don't typically think about the physical energy a musician puts into a live performance. The crowd doesn't see the dripping sweat, mussed hair, pulled muscles, strained vocal cords and exhausted expressions of the artists.... They see excitement
Synesthesia is rare but real. People who feel, taste and hear color! It's a perceptual condition of mixed sensations in which two or more of the senses are intertwined.
For Artist Melissa McCracken it’s a beautiful gift that enables her to
We've all heard the oft recited legend of blues great Robert Johnson desperate to realize his dream of becoming a great blues musician, arriving at the Crossroads to meet up with the Devil who promised him mastery of his instrument (the guitar!) in...
Do you appreciate perfection? Had a great interview with Guitar Master Craftsman, David Cervantes who builds the world's finest guitars from scratch. Absolutely incredible works of art. We had a great time!
David Cervantes and Amanda Slingerland...
A great interview with Hopeless Records founder Louis Posen.
Listen to it live on LA Talk Radio's StudioVox - Get Famous Friday.
Or enjoy the transcript below!
Amanda Slingerland with Louis Posen at LA Talk Radio...
Chris Pierce with Reverend Tall Tree
Enjoy our interview with the astounding R&B musician, Chris Pierce who's toured the world sharing his music alongside the R&B and Jazz greats of the world.
Here's the link to the interview
AMANDA: So maybe your dream is a music career, composing music, writing lyrics, producing music, developing songs, putting creative teams together to get that perfect sound or that perfect hit record, and you wonder if that’s possible
If your dream is a music career with concert tours, screaming fans and maybe a few roadies thrown in - this is for you. I had a great time interviewing mega music manager, Debra Baum, CEO db entertainment . As a music producer and music manager she has...
Being a musician is great! You are doing what you love and sharing that with an audience that loves what you do. Sounds idyllic, right? To us, your fans, you are living your dream. We aren’t aware of the crazy travel schedules from city to city...
Creative communities contribute to the greater good and the StudioVox community is no different. The diverse talents represented and the passion they have for their art propels them to help others in different ways. Some Voxers donate their talent to...
We love our Voxers. They’re an incredibly talented group of people all on different creative journeys. Some are passionately musical, others visually inspired or for some it’s the written word. Whatever their passion, they’ve all made...