BEN JACKSON'S MUSIC BLOGOne man's observations on music, life and making it in the business.
In my last post, DEADLINES PART 1, SETTING DEADLINES I talked about how setting deadlines was an important skill to develop. In that scenario, we were in charge and communicating deadlines to others. This week, I’ll touch on the scenario where we’ve have been hired,...read more
As professionals, we are always dealing with a deadline of some kind or another. Whether it’s learning the songs in time for a rehearsal, or finishing an album in time for the scheduled release, deadlines and deadline setting are an important part of your life as a...read more
Episode 61 of the "Working Drummer's Podcast" is now up and available. I'm extremely honored that Matthew Crouse asked me to be a part of his successful podcast. For my interview, we went in depth on learning the art of recording, especially coming from an...read more
I'm excited to have mixed Texas artist, Breelan Angel's new single, "Diamond in a Rhinestone World" which is also the title track to her new EP, produced by Trent Willmon. Breelan is a talented artist and singer and it was a blast working on the song, which has...read more
Last week, I wrote a guest blog post (seen here: Blog Part 1 ) for my friend Eric Barfield’s website on building a career in the music business. This week, I’m adding the second part of this post. This by no means is a complete list, and I could write a book on each...read more