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2 03, 2019

ANRGIRL Is a Custom Mentor For You – Striving Artists, Managers, Artist Reps

By |2019-03-05T21:10:06+00:00March 2nd, 2019|Categories: A&R Services and Music Meetings Information, ANRGIRL, LEARNING LESSONS, Why are these services good for me?|0 Comments

In 2002 I held the position of  VP of A&R at Capitol Records. I was working inside of a corporate major label and had first hand experience of pitching artists to be signed to the President of the label and then signing them myself. Not only had I built studio production relationships with Timbaland, Josh Abraham, [...]

21 02, 2019

Drive needs direction. What else can I do?

By |2019-03-05T21:10:34+00:00February 21st, 2019|Categories: ANRGIRL, Front Page, Home, LEARNING LESSONS, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The days of the record label “discovery” and signing of an artist who was heard randomly are extremely rare. The discovery comes when a talented artist or group culminates an audience and a demand for their music and performances when it comes to labels, managers and agents. The competition is fierce.  It’s the ability to “DIY” [...]

1 02, 2019

The Approach – Don’t just make moves…move wisely when pitching your music.

By |2019-03-05T21:10:55+00:00February 1st, 2019|Categories: ANRGIRL, Front Page, LEARNING LESSONS|Tags: , , |0 Comments

How many of you are blindly reaching out to music executives and or label scout personnel on their LinkedIn Profiles, socials or through their emails with a long front loaded email that explains all of your hopes and dreams why YOU think you should be heard and have the best music they have heard yet with [...]

20 01, 2019

ANRGIRL starts in 1987 – My story of Ahmet Ertegun, Skid Row, and myself

By |2019-03-05T21:11:36+00:00January 20th, 2019|Categories: ANRGIRL, Front Page, Home, Uncategorized|0 Comments

[vsw id=”91-Bbbp20MY” source=”youtube” width=”425″ height=”344″ autoplay=”no”] Ahmet Ertegun walking in to the show I had put together for the then unsigned Skid Row set the course of my life long career and passion for the music bsuiness. Standing next to the iconic Ahmet Ertegun (founder of Atlantic Records) motivated me to move in the direction of working [...]

20 12, 2016

My question to a music business expert is _________________

By |2016-12-20T20:18:42+00:00December 20th, 2016|Categories: ANRGIRL WALL, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Is there something you need to know that you aren’t understanding from a blog, podcast, music conference panel, book….? Ask ANRGIRL. Every week I choose ONE question and offer a free response publicly that I think will help educate and inform artists and/or young music business professionals.To access this post, you must purchase Basic Music Mentor [...]

1 12, 2016

What A&R and Music Industry Experts Think About You and Artist Rep

By |2016-12-01T10:53:10+00:00December 1st, 2016|Categories: ANRGIRL, Front Page|0 Comments

On a daily basis I experience young managers and artists whose intentions, passions and commitment are in the right place but the delivery is so wrong. In this day in age a large perception of the Millennials is that they come from a mindset of entitlement. As an artist, it is important that you check yourself [...]

28 11, 2016

How Can ANRGIRL Be of Service to You?

By |2016-11-28T10:32:48+00:00November 28th, 2016|Categories: ANRGIRL, Front Page, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

ANRGIRL IS NOT ONLY ABOUT MUSIC REVIEW.    ANRGIRL MAKES YOUR BUSINESS HER BUSINESS.   ANRGIRL EMPOWERS ARTISTS WITH EXPERT INFORMATION.   Service Menu – Click here   CONNECTIONS. Are you an indie artist who’d like to get connected with other established artists, producers or mixers? Or perhaps a young manager? ANRGIRL has a substantial rolodex [...]

18 09, 2016

Get Your Music Right First!

By |2016-09-18T10:02:15+00:00September 18th, 2016|Categories: A&R Services and Music Meetings Information, Why are these services good for me?|0 Comments

There is a growing amount of independent entities who claim they are A&R scouts or are A&R. Yet, they have never worked on a professional level at a company and/or been mentored by a successful A&R Executive or Producer. There is a difference between traditional A&R and talent scouting, shopping placements and deals. What is TRADITIONAL  A&R? It’s slowly [...]