Monthly Archives: August 2011

SPARS Blog with J. Michael Dolan – Blogs & Stories | Writer’s Block

Excerpted from J. Michael Dolan’s Blogs & Stories | The Search for Barenaked Integrity… WRITERS BLOCK (read time 1:47) Calling it “writers block” makes it sound like a privileged, private club for writers who have their own exclusive excuse to … Continue reading

SPARS Blog with J. Michael Dolan – Blogs & Stories | Blow Away Distractions

Excerpted from J. Michael Dolan’s Blogs & Stories | The Search for Barenaked Integrity… BLOW AWAY DISTRACTIONS (read time :31) My prayer goes out to all my readers on the East Coast (who probably don’t even have a connection to … Continue reading

SPARS member GC Pro’s Sterling Microphone Sweepstakes through September 30

Guitar Center Professional continues Sterling Microphone Sweepstakes Sterling Audio’s ST-69 Tube Microphone is an excellent choice for recording engineers and musicians looking for a superior studio microphone. A combination of new and traditional technology, blended with our Disk Resonator™ system, … Continue reading

SPARS member Prairie Sun Recording offers Summer Special through October 2011

Summer Special 2011 That’s right, it’s that time of year again: our tradition of heavily discounted Summer Special packages continues! Once again we are offering two days for the price of one with an additional bonus – one night of … Continue reading

SPARS gives a shout out to EARS Chicago 25th Annual BBQ Party 2011

Excerpted from an EARS Chicago recent announcement…   TUESDAY, AUGUST 30TH 6:30PM @ EXPERIMENTAL SOUND STUDIOS, 5925 N. RAVENSWOOD, CHICAGO IL 60660 773-769-1069 SPONSORED BY Are you finally ready to rock the EARS 25th ANNUAL BBQ PARTY OR WHAT?? US … Continue reading

SPARS Blog with J. Michael Dolan – Blogs & Stories | Way of the Creative Warrior

Excerpted from J. Michael Dolan’s Blogs & Stories | The Search for Barenaked Integrity… WAY OF THE CREATIVE WARRIOR (read time :27) Your plight is no different than any other successful artist or entrepreneur who consistently questions and doubts their … Continue reading

SPARS Blog with J. Michael Dolan – Blogs & Stories | Good Bye Lady Luck

Excerpted from J. Michael Dolan’s Blogs & Stories | The Search for Barenaked Integrity… GOOD BYE LADY LUCK (read time 1:53) So perhaps you’re thinking if you’re “lucky” enough, some day you’ll make it. Really? Do you really think that? … Continue reading

SPARS Blog with J. Michael Dolan – Blogs & Stories | Confidence is Everything

Excerpted from J. Michael Dolan’s Blogs & Stories | The Search for Barenaked Integrity… Confidence Is Everything (read time 1:23) Confidence Is Everything. It trumps experience, rivals talent and beats the beans out of a good education. So what you’re … Continue reading

SPARS member Blazing Music + Sound’s recipe for success covered by Pro Sound News

Excerpted from a recent article by Steve Harvey in Pro Sound News… RALEIGH, NC—Established eight years ago and located outside the traditional metropolitan centers, Blazing Music+Sound is the epitome of the latest generation of audio post-production facilities. Co-located with video … Continue reading

Philadelphia Recording Community (PRC) next meeting August 15th at Cedar Street Studios

Philadelphia Recording Community [PRC] Meeting/Get-together will be held on Monday August 15th, 11AM – 2PM at “Cedar Street Studios” – 3211 Cedar St. [near Allegheny] Phila., PA 19134. Guest Speakers will be Bobby Eli [MFSB, etc.], The Recording Academy, and … Continue reading