Janis Gaye speaks out about his voice, his advice for singer-songwriters and his lasting musical influence.
Do you have to be really tough to make it in a tough industry? Michael Ferraiuolo asks.
Are we not courageous when we are willing to hear, feel and listen to the song of our bones? -asks Deborah Weitzman
Jamie was developing a warm and lush timbre but his intonation fell very short of the mark.
'Weird Al' Yankovic reveals his #1 early vocal influence. But what are the pros and cons of being deeply impacted by great singers? - Lisa Popeil asks.
"These are the lyrics, these are the chords…oh, and you’re a bit fat," was not a situation that was going to work for me -says Scarlette Fever.
In this short clip 'Weird Al' Yankovic reveals that, earlier in his life, “I didn’t particularly like the sound of my own voice.” –says Lisa Popeil.
Being able to laugh is a “must” for getting through life –says singer/songwriter Judith Owen
We can spend vast amounts energy trying to get people to come to our gigs. But what if we take the gig to them? —Asks Craig Lees
There’s a life for your singing beyond fame and fortune -says Deborah Weitzman
Beethoven sometimes took decades to make his musical decisions! -says Eric Maisel
Looping is possibly the most important rehearsal tool for EVERY singer. The folks from the Ultimate Guide to Singing show how to use it at home.
Sometimes you need to make a BIG statement to find fans for your music –says Craig Lees
His music career spans three decades and more than 100 million album sales. Now he speaks to VoiceCouncil Magazine.
As the clocks on our synchronized smart phones hit 1pm, the choir took its positions...
I find myself torn between excitement and fear.
How do you project your voice in a storm - or when you’re inside a cylinder? Hannah Northedge shares her “war” stories.
Jordan Reyne, whose music graces a funeral scene in The Lord of the Rings, takes us into her musical confidence.
What are we going to sing? This decision is pivotal to the success (or indeed failure) of the event –says Craig Lees
Beth Trollan gives her top 5 vocal safety tips when you are surrounded by instrumentalists.
This week we’re exploring the perils of over-rehearsal.
Over the next four weeks follow me through the thrills and spills of planning my own unique Flash Mob experience –says Craig Antony
Matt and I had performed together before, in several a cappella acts. He is a phenomenal beatboxer with great musical chops. But we had both drifted off into solo live-looping as our primary performing outlet.
This week we’re looking at the pros and cons of vocal mimicry over finding your signature sound.
This week we’re looking at vocal improvisation.
This week we’re contemplating your soundtrack for 2013.
This week we’re looking at your aspirations for 2014.
This Week’s Singing in the News: from breathing breakthroughs to Mandela’s funeral.
If you wonder, “Will people like this?”, you will counteract everything you are trying to do as an artist —says Tony Harnell, award winning lead singer of TNT
Be inspired by other singers without being a “sound-alike” - says Juliet Russell.