Complete Music Life Podcast: Musicianship - Business - Tech - Health - Inspiration
By Joshua J. Lutz: Songwriter, Guitarist, Producer
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Want to stand out from the musicians, songwriters, artists, and producers around you? Want a source of motivation that inspires you to happen to things instead of letting things happen to you? Success is more than music. In the Complete Music Life Podcast, your host, Joshua J. Lutz, interviews accomplished people in the music industry and beyond to provide information and ideas about musicianship, business, technology, and health that will inspire you to take action and plow through inconvenience to live a fulfilling and balanced life in music.
||CML 21: Songwriter Eric Arjes||Today’s guest is songwriter Eric Arjes. Back when he was 13, Eric got started on his songwriting path armed with 4-track recording software and a computer mic. As he grew in his craft, he began working with some of music’s top songwriters. And,||8/3/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CML 20: Bassist Loren “Snoopy” Clark||I love playing with Loren “Snoopy” Clark. Whether it’s Jazz, Rock, or Pop, he knows the role of the bass and sets a rock-solid foundation that the rest of the band can build on. He plays what the song calls for and makes it “feel right.” A||7/24/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CML 019: Guitarist Stephen Hodge – Ambientium||Stephen Hodge and I met in a Nashville church years ago. We’d often play in a worship band together and I was immediately struck by his great guitar tone and placement. Fast forward to 2014. I finally had to reassess the guitar effects pedalboard tha||6/14/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CML 018: Producer / Programmer / Songwriter David Browning||David Browning is a Nashville producer, programmer, keyboardist, and songwriter whose credits include Katy Perry, Amy Grant, CeCe Winans, Katherine Hughes, Natalie Grant, Avalon, Hollywood Heroes & many more.||5/31/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CML 017: Film and TV Composer Michael Whittaker||Michael Whittaker is an immensely talented keyboardist and composer for TV and film. His works have been heard on NFL on Fox, American Idol, MTV The Real World, America’s Most Wanted, Disney Family Movies Channel, and many, many more. Today,||5/15/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CML 016: Diversification for the Career Musician with Michael “Nomad” Ripoll||I’m so excited to have “Career Guitarist” Michael “Nomad” Ripoll on the show for a second time! The info he gave in the first interview was so great, I had to have him on again! Today’s topic is DIVERSIFICATION. Let’s face it.||4/22/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CML 015: Producer, Arranger, Songwriter Maestro Lightford||I’m supercharged to have keyboardist, music director, songwriter, arranger, teacher, producer, and my good friend, Maestro Lightford on today’s podcast! When I think of Melvin “Maestro” Lightford, I think of big hair, a big smile, and a big he||4/7/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CML 014: Artist and Songwriter Mike Micks||Mike Hicks continues to amaze me with not only his talent, but his heart to help those around him. He’s always there for people without expecting anything in return. His musical gifts have made it possible to work with Grammy winners Tommy Sims,||3/17/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CML 013: Guitarist and Producer Tyrone Jackson||Tyrone Jackson is a guitarist and producer who’s incredible musical feel has enabled him to play with CeCe Winans, Fred Hammond, Donnie McClurkin, Lalah Hathaway, Chante Moore, Maysa from Incognito, Kurt Carr, Andrae Crouch, Jonathan Nelson,||3/8/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CML 012: Preparing for Musical Success with Marcus Finnie||Marcus Finnie is one of the most studious and prepared drummers I know. His incredible feel and talent has enabled him to play for such artists as BeBe and CeCe Winans, Kirk Whalum, Rachel Lampa, Michael McDonald, Larry Carlton, Donna Summer,||3/1/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CML 011: Getting Past Fear of “NO”||I recently wrote a blog post after reading an awesome post by Jeff Goins. In this podcast, I expand on it a bit and talk about moving past fear and stepping out into things that promote personal growth and confidence. Subscribe via iTunes or Stitcher||2/21/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CML010: Music Production Tips from Dennis Dearing||Dennis Dearing is a producer, songwriter, and sought after session guitarist in Nashville, TN. He has worked with Christian artists 4Him, Al Denson, East to West, Truth, and has played guitar on many episodes of the popular children’s show,||2/14/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CML009: Insights from Babyface Music Director Michael “Nomad” Ripoll||Michael “Nomad” Ripoll truly is a drifter who has made his presence known in countless cities around the world. However, he does not wander about without direction or purpose. With his skills as a session guitarist, composer for TV and film,||2/1/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CML008: Healthier Body = Healthier Career with Eric Ramey||Eric Ramey has a passion for life. It’s infectious. Though he’s a killer bass player and songwriter, he also is a personal trainer who leads people down a path that gives them more energy, focus, and confidence than before.||1/24/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CML007: Finding Your Musical Voice with Dwan Hill||The Guest on today’s podcast is producer and keyboardist, Dwan Hill. Dwan is currently on tour with artist/guitarist Jonny Lang. On top of being a sought after musician, Dwan produces music with a special vibe at the music production studio he opened||1/18/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CML006: Developing Musical Common Sense with Drummer Derico Watson||I’m very excited to have drummer Derico Watson on today’s Complete Music Life Podcast! Derico has performed or recorded with Victor Wooten, George Duke, Stanley Clarke, Jeff Coffin, Tommy Sims, Stacie Orrico, and many others. IN THIS EPISODE,||1/9/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CML 005: Drumming and Music with Marcus Hill||The guest on today’s show is Drummer Marcus Hill. Among many talented artists, Marcus has played for Australian guitarist Joe Robinson, Melinda Doolittle, Tommy Sims, and CeCe Winans. He also played drums on the Stellar award-winning Darwin Hobbs albu||1/3/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CML 004: Songwriting Tips with Lizzy McAvoy||Lizzy McAvoy is an excellent singer and songwriter for Universal Music Publishing Group. I also have the pleasure of playing guitar for her! You can find out more about Lizzy at lizzymcavoy.com. IN THIS EPISODE,||12/20/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CML 003: Next Level Musicianship with Anton Nesbitt||The Guest on today’s podcast is songwriter, producer, and bassist, Anton Nesbitt. Anton has worked with many award-winning artists including BeBe and CeCe Winans. IN THIS EPISODE, YOU’LL HEAR ANTON SHARE ABOUT Musical inspiration growing up How to k||12/13/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CML 002: Studio Talk with Nashville Symphony Percussionist Ron Sorbo||Our guest on today’s Complete Music Life Podcast is percussionist and songwriter Ron Sorbo. Ron plays for the Nashville Symphony, has played for Broadway shows, and also writes and produces music that has been used by MSNBC, The Discovery Channel,||11/23/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CML 001: Touring and Studio Chat with Drummer Matt Bubel||THIS PODCAST ISN’T FOR EVERYONE. Many musicians, artists, and songwriters don’t care about “self-help” or learning about business or or even about expanding their musicianship. But, that’s not you. You are here because you want something more.||11/21/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
Finally an insightful music podcast
If you want advice from people who are actually making a living in the music business , check this out. It takes a more realistic/honest standpoint on the do's and dont's . If your at all serious about your career, you will definitely benefit from this guys podcasts.
Josh is the Man!!!!
Josh Lutz is an exceptional musician and business man with an incredible array of knowledge and wisdom that goes way beyond his years. Therefore the information presented will not only be useful but also inspiring. Don't think twice about it, press that subscribe button, put on some headphones, take notes and get to work!!!
Love This Podcast!
I really hope this podcast doesn't end, it is informative, insightful, and entertaining. I love listening!!