It’s hard to grow a career in music.
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Foster community in music.
Beyond The Music is a community organization designed to help individuals working behind the scenes in the music industry. We understand that these people dominate the industry, yet receive little recognition. The current music industry landscape makes it hard for people learn industry dynamics and knowledge, nearby resources, and career-boosting opportunities. Through conversation and community, we can build the foundation for an industry that values people more than anything else.
I am not a particularly religious person but I do deliberate on the notion of "things that were meant to be." I believe that meeting Johnny Fan was one of those moments. I was taking a Lyft back to my apartment and the driver began to ask what I did for a living. I...
In an ever-aging, ever-gentrifying, ever-expanding city like Chicago, it can be hard to keep up with the changes in a specific place and time. Our fluctuation of history, and renovation comes with nostalgic confusion on encouraging new spaces to open up while needing...
Intonation Music is one of my favorite organizations. They provide music education programs to kids from early elementary through high school on Chicago's South Side - primarily in the rich music history neighborhood of Bronzeville - and really focus on kid-driven...
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I love seeing photographers in the photo pit smiling and talking to each other. It’s really nice to see camaraderie like that instead of vying for position. Warms my heart. You guys all rule. Anyone who ever needs a photo pass, don’t hesitate to ask me.
RIP to one of the greats. His iconic work will live on forever! https://t.co/3iEBl85ZXi
Robert Freeman, long time photographer of The Beatles, has passed away - he created some of the most iconic images of the band, featured on the album covers of With The Beatles, A Hard Day's Night, Beatles For Sale, Help! and Rubber Soul. https://t.co/W1upi05JCn
Long will his photos of the band be appreciated and continue to inspire other photographers.
Our thoughts are with his family and friends, along with our appreciation and gratitude for the creative work he produced for the band. https://t.co/nHBAx69leb