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Re: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - Bob, I said in the first post "ask your doctor" and I meant it. While propranolol is used routinely by conce David H. Feb 19, 2010 10:17 AM
RE: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - Best cure for stage fright is facing the fear by just getting on stage, Jill D. Feb 19, 2010 9:58 AM
Re: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - Practice. Timothy J. Spadoni --- On Thu, 2/18/10, Sophie <[address removed]> wrote: Tim S. Feb 19, 2010 9:56 AM
Re: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - p { margin: 0; } Here's an idea. Let's promote taking drugs to improve confidence as opposed to practice and supportive exposu Bob M. Feb 19, 2010 8:03 AM
Re: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - No, that was the IV anesthetic "propofol" Totally different. Propranolol is inderal, a beta blocker that blocks adrenalin David H. Feb 19, 2010 1:35 AM
Re: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - I don't even like taking tylenol. Daryl Daryl D. Feb 18, 2010 4:25 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - Are you serious? I thought that was the drug that helped to kill Michael Jackson. Isn't that a very heavy sedating drug? If there IS something to help with stage fright, I'd like to k Sophie B. Feb 18, 2010 4:09 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - lol ok Daryl W. Dennis, Sr. Daryl D. Feb 17, 2010 8:57 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - I suppose I could wear a wig and eyeshadow. . . :) drD. > > As for 4 people playing in a 2 hour time slot. have you heard of my "Four Women Showcase" which is just that - 4 female singer/songwriters performing half hour sets. It has been going David H. Feb 17, 2010 5:39 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - Hi Dave and everyone, You need to come check us out. The new "Windy City Open Mic" is a 3 song setup.. We have a great venue and well, we decided to take it 8-11 instead. It is a great place to play, and although still a bar - people come to list Kat Feb 17, 2010 5:09 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - You don't need confidence, just a guitar and a mic. :) Stage fright? Ask your doc about 10mg of propranolol. Blocks Dave E. Feb 17, 2010 4:39 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - I am intereted, just no confidence to sing in public. Daryl D. Feb 17, 2010 4:32 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - Hey Dean, Speaking of Woodstock, that "toddlin town", I'm flying in this Friday to perform at the Music For Martin Event there on Sunday afternoon. ?No money and folks would say I'm crazy,but I made a commitment and I really am inten Tim M. Feb 17, 2010 3:40 PM
RE: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - user 6. Feb 17, 2010 3:27 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - and being the wishy-washy fence rider I am I agree also with my pal Deans comments!! HA HA!! ?Nice to see your 58 year old ass is still out there Dean. ?I miss you my friend!!! ?Keep plugging away... all those spoiled rich kids will eventually end up out Tim M. Feb 17, 2010 3:23 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - Here, here! ?For whatever my comments are worth I agree whole-heartedly with Monsieur Elliott. ?I have been playing open mics for 25 years and a two song limit just frustrates me to no end. ?I have moved from Chicago to Boulder, CO recently and every open Tim M. Feb 17, 2010 3:20 PM
Venue Variety - Dean, As I said, 1-2 song venues are a different animal from 4 people in 2 hours places; I'm all for having a variety of venues. . . .I think that if we continue the thread, it's no threat to Kat to mention your longer venues on the list. She seems to Dave E. Feb 17, 2010 3:05 PM
RE: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - Actually Dave, there are some open mic venues around like the type you're looking for, but in deference to Kat's new venture, I don't feel I should name them here. I think there is a place for different types of open mics and if Kat chooses to host user 6. Feb 17, 2010 2:57 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - Kat, Best of luck on the continuing open mic. We need more and deeper venues and I hope that yours takes off! I also hope that yours or some future venue decides that a 1-2 song limit is really a little bit overcatering to the ADD crowd. That se David H. Feb 17, 2010 2:46 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - body {height: 100%; color:#000000; font-size:12pt; font-family:Arial;} How long is each "set"? DrDave ----- Original Message ----- From: Kat To: [address removed] Dave E. Feb 16, 2010 10:17 AM
Re: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - Sorry for the confusion - this is singer/songw Kat Feb 16, 2010 10:04 AM
Re: [vocalists-151] New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - Is this an open mic to sing with pianist accompaniment ( for cabaret singers) or is it for singers with guitars ( for acoustic folk/rock perfromer Victoria Feb 16, 2010 9:25 AM
New Open Mic - Official - PREMIER! (Take 2) - We launched the Windy City Open Mic at Joie de V Kat Feb 15, 2010 9:58 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] Fw: Dear Songwriter's Assoc. member, - Oops ... Sorry everyone. I saw "John" and assumed the email was from a different John, composing quite the response. You may wonder at this completely  Rozanne Feb 10, 2010 11:21 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] Fw: Dear Songwriter's Assoc. member, - Hi John Thanks for thinking of me. I probably have an environment song or two. Don't know if they're too dramatic though. Rozanne Feb 10, 2010 11:16 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] Fw: Dear Songwriter's Assoc. member, - did you have something ready to submit to them? John John L. Feb 9, 2010 1:32 PM
Fw: A message from someone interested in The Chicago Songwriters Collective Meetup Group - Hi group, If Celine Dion tickles anyone's fancy reply back to me and I'll for John L. Feb 5, 2010 6:57 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] Fw: Dear Songwriter's Assoc. member, - still interested Daryl W. Dennis, Sr. Daryl D. Jan 30, 2010 11:50 AM
Fw: Dear Songwriter's Assoc. member, - fyi John L. Jan 24, 2010 3:21 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] new Open Mic and "4 women only" music series - OK Kat. Best luck to you.? My only confusion, is I don;t see where your NEW open mic is going to be hosted. Marshall On Mon, Jan 18, 2010 at 10:09 AM, Kat < Marshall H. Jan 22, 2010 4:06 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] new Open Mic and "4 women only" music series - Kat, ? Thanks for posting. Will be looking forward to the?open mic! ? Lori ? On Thu, Jan 21, 2010 at 9:07 PM, allison vivian fine < Lori Jan 21, 2010 9:20 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] new Open Mic and "4 women only" music series - I agree Dave, let's cut the gender, age and racial bias altogether. People are people. Musicians need to be heard. AVF On Thu, Jan 21, 2010 at 7:37 PM, David Hartman < Allison F. Jan 21, 2010 9:07 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] new Open Mic and "4 women only" music series - Um, perhaps you mis-read - the open mic is for everyone. There are 2 events I am speaking of here. The special Women's music series focuses and showcases on women - four of them, hence the name - "4 Women Only". Learn more about that here: www.la Kat Jan 21, 2010 9:05 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] new Open Mic and "4 women only" music series - Kat, I sincerely wish you luck with your new open mic, especially considering that several good ones have gone belly up in the past couple of years. As a male, however, I can't help but wonder what the reaction would be if someone posted a new open mi David H. Jan 21, 2010 7:37 PM
new Open Mic and "4 women only" music series - Hi everyone... I wanted to introduce myself to the group (been here in the background for sometime). For the past 4 years+ I have been lead engineer and Open Mic hostess with Uncommon Ground. This week I am leaving UG after a great run but wil Kat Jan 18, 2010 10:06 AM
Fw: A message from Eugenia Elliott, a member of The Chicago Songwriters Collective Meetup Group - Hi all, Here's a note from Eu John L. Jan 18, 2010 9:05 AM
JB Bridge @ Silvie's Lounge 1/30/10 - I am playing a 45-minute opening slot on a Saturday night. Hope to see a lot of you there. WHO: JB Bridge (solo performance - vocal/keyboards) WHERE: Silvie's Lounge, 1902 W Irving Park, Chicago (just 1/2 west of the Irving Park Brown Line stat JB A. Jan 10, 2010 7:24 PM
New Years greetings - Hi fellow CSC'ers, Here's hoping that everyone had a great holiday season and that you're ready to warm up the frigid January with some hot new tunes. At our meeting for January we'll set our schedule for the year and talk over some go John L. Jan 5, 2010 9:06 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] Meetup Cancelled: The Chicago Songwriters Collective Dece... - Taryn D. Dec 2, 2009 1:12 PM
Meetup Cancelled: The Chicago Songwriters Collective December Meetup - As we discussed, we will not be meeting in December. In other words, the Chicago Songwriters Collective December Meetup, scheduled to occur on December 27,[masked]:00 PM has been cancelled. Please update your plans accordingly. We'll be back in action th John L. Dec 2, 2009 1:01 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] YouTube and "Thanks" - Taryn D. Dec 1, 2009 11:55 AM
Re: [vocalists-151] Re: Music Items - "All ideas are good but not all good ideas work." - I don't remember you being there last month, Elmer (November). I made that one, but won't be there this Friday. Good luck. Knock them dead. Marshall On Mon, Nov 30, 2009 Marshall H. Nov 30, 2009 5:54 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] Just checkin' in.... - Dean, I'm thrilled for your success. ��Miss seeing you around the open mics, but I'll be visiting from CO in December and maybe our paths will cross on some stage. If not, Happy Holidays to you my friend! Tim Tim M. Nov 30, 2009 1:30 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] YouTube and "Thanks" - I did check it out. ?Very sweet Marshall. ?Tim On Mon, Nov 30, 2009 at 12:19 PM, Taryn DeCicco < [address removed] > wrote: Tim M. Nov 30, 2009 1:22 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] YouTube and "Thanks" - Taryn D. Nov 30, 2009 1:18 PM
Re: Music Items - "All ideas are good but not all good ideas work." - This Friday is the Old Towne School songwriters circle.? Had 25 ppl last month!! It's on Lincoln 7-9, good group some pretty experienced folks -- Elmer [masked] Kevin Nov 30, 2009 9:39 AM
Just checkin' in.... - ��� user 6. Nov 29, 2009 11:22 PM
YouTube and "Thanks" - I just put up a YouTube of a new Christmasie tune; "Silent Night." I premiered an unfinished version at the October meet-up. Based on comments from that meeting (and another circle I sit in on) I modified the tune into the form you'll hear. Marshall H. Nov 29, 2009 10:47 PM
Music Items - "All ideas are good but not all good ideas work." - Preview not available Kevin Nov 29, 2009 2:02 PM
Fw: Songwriting Retreat and Workshop in Costa Rica - if you've got your passprt and want to check out songwriting and New Year's in Costa Ric John L. Nov 25, 2009 7:44 AM
RE: [vocalists-151] Live on WGN Radio this Friday, Nov 20th - FYI WGN often has a podcast of past shows so hopefully Jill's performance and website will be on that, way to go Dean...."mantra is as much persistence and John B Nov 19, 2009 3:48 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] Live on WGN Radio this Friday, Nov 20th - Hey - that's great Jill. Looking forward to hearing the show. Eileen Jill Dawson wrote: > Hey my songwriting and singing friends~ > I wanted to pass along some exciting news. I'll be on WGN Radio 720 > this Friday, Nov 20th as a musical guest for t Eileen Nov 19, 2009 3:08 PM
RE: [vocalists-151] Live on WGN Radio this Friday, Nov 20th - That's wonderful, Dean. Just goes to show it doesn't hurt to Jill D. Nov 19, 2009 2:45 PM
RE: [vocalists-151] Live on WGN Radio this Friday, Nov 20th - Good for you! WGN seems to be pretty supportive of local talent these days. Rick Kogan had me on his radio show last Sunday and Steve Saunders had me on the WGN TV News today. Maybe there's still hope for us! Dean Milano deanguy@amer user 6. Nov 19, 2009 2:24 PM
Live on WGN Radio this Friday, Nov 20th - Hey my songwriting and singing friends~ I wanted to pass along some exciting news. I'll be on WGN Radio 720 this Friday, Nov 20th as a musical guest for the Greg Jarrett show. A fellow songwriter, John Bernstein, sent them a link to my website, so user 4. Nov 19, 2009 2:05 PM
Fwd: [vocalists-151] Fw: You're invited to Disc Makers Chicago networking night - Preview not available Kevin Nov 17, 2009 4:13 PM
Fw: You're invited to Disc Makers Chicago networking night - if anyone's interested in a freebie........... John John L. Nov 15, 2009 10:45 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] Behind The Glass with Daniel Lanois - Very Interesting. Daryl W. Dennis, Sr. Daryl D. Nov 15, 2009 9:03 AM
*Correction* Boobah Preach - If you're tired of mainstream hip hop then I have a great outlet for you. His name is Boobah Preach and he's a very talented lyricist with a lot to say and user 1. Nov 11, 2009 9:02 PM
Boobah Preach - If you're tired of mainstream hip hop then I have a great outlet for you. His name is Boobah Preach and he's a very talented lyricist with a lot to say and user 1. Nov 9, 2009 2:57 PM
Behind The Glass with Daniel Lanois - Hey, y'all - this is an interesting interview with a guy who has worked with people like John L. Nov 9, 2009 8:39 AM
Re: [vocalists-151] Cubby Bear Needs Players TONIGHT!! - try [address removed] Daryl W. Dennis, Sr. --- On Tue, 11/3/09, Brandon Keith wrote: > From: Brandon Keith > Subject: Re: [vocalists-151] Cubby Bear Needs Players TONIGHT!! > T Daryl D. Nov 9, 2009 6:11 AM
Music Items -"....life is about love, lost minutes and lost evenings..." - Preview not available Kevin Nov 8, 2009 10:46 AM
Re: [vocalists-151] Cubby Bear Needs Players TONIGHT!! - 3 bands, wow. Sorry to hear. What are the odds? My guitar player is ill or we could have, would have done it. Thanks for the heads up! Tom www.myspace.com/GUH > Please take me off this list. > > Brandon > > > > > _______________________ user 5. Nov 3, 2009 6:14 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] Cubby Bear Needs Players TONIGHT!! - Please take me off this list. Brandon Brandon K. Nov 3, 2009 3:22 PM
Cubby Bear Needs Players TONIGHT!! - get a hold of him right away!!...hope we can help him out.... ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Kev x < [address removed] Kevin Nov 3, 2009 2:33 PM
Starting Earlier? - I wanted to throw out to the group starting at 5. -- Elmer [masked] Kevin Oct 31, 2009 5:59 PM
October meeting - Hi all, Reminder that this month we're starting a new feature where we listen to a commercially successful (aka hit) song to see what we hear. Should be fun. I've got one for this month, but get back to me with ideas for future months. John John L. Oct 23, 2009 6:59 PM
Re: RE: Re: [vocalists-151] How to Make Sure Buyers Think You're Music is Great - where is the next one? Daryl W. Dennis, Daryl D. Oct 22, 2009 12:02 AM
Re: Re: [vocalists-151] FW: Violin /Strings Meetup - Boy! ?I am completely lost following the formating of these exchanges. ?Need some spacing dudez!! ? Anyway.... Jill - i am up for jst abt anything except prob those involving hard drugz and life threatening activities - although there w Kevin Oct 20, 2009 8:50 AM
RE: [vocalists-151] FW: Violin /Strings Meetup - Hi Mr. Mayton- Thanks so much for your res Las J. Oct 19, 2009 4:22 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] FW: Violin /Strings Meetup - Elmer and others, I would love to hear more of your perspective of what young girls are going through in today's world, and how we can give them t user 4. Oct 19, 2009 3:07 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] FW: Violin /Strings Meetup - Hi Jill: Years ago, I was working with Cakewalk sequencing software hookup up via MIDI to my piano & was starting compositions. This was 10 yrs ago. I then Sophie B. Oct 19, 2009 12:53 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] FW: Violin /Strings Meetup - p { margin: 0; } I think that you have to narrow down your question a bit because the answer will probably depend on what you are tr Bob M. Oct 19, 2009 11:54 AM
RE: [vocalists-151] FW: Violin /Strings Meetup - Hi- What's the best, least cumbersome, most inexpensiv Las J. Oct 19, 2009 11:16 AM
RE: [vocalists-151] FW: Violin /Strings Meetup - user 6. Oct 19, 2009 10:34 AM
Re: [vocalists-151] FW: Violin /Strings Meetup - p { margin: 0; } Jill, I've been using David Bragman for my acoustic recording. He seems to know his st Bob M. Oct 19, 2009 10:21 AM
Re: [vocalists-151] FW: Violin /Strings Meetup - Hey thx .. actually I do not have much at all in terms of new music on my website right now, as i've been having hard time finding the right produ user 4. Oct 19, 2009 9:01 AM
"You live your life and songs fall out" G Hansard ......oh yea! sum Music Items 2 - "If we should stumble when musicians play," Auden Kevin Oct 18, 2009 12:07 PM
Re: Re: [vocalists-151] FW: Violin /Strings Meetup - Redefining girlie.......Ouch!! Critical issue now. VERY tuff for young Kevin Oct 18, 2009 11:08 AM
Re: Re: [vocalists-151] FW: Violin /Strings Meetup - Hey Jill.....you DO have rhythm....not bad for a white gurl. ?Lil?percussive?thang goin to... i do as well...look forward to listening to your songs. ? E -- Elmer Rich III[masked] Kevin Oct 18, 2009 10:58 AM
Re: [vocalists-151] I'm doing an acoustic set @ Martyr's 10/28 (next Wed) - Nothing wrong with a plug. It should be a great show. Martyr's is a great stage. I'm going to be there for sure! As for Nashville, I know Donna Frost is a good connection. Also, Rose Falcon and the Sewing Circle. I can get you details....Regardl user 5. Oct 17, 2009 9:33 PM
RE: [vocalists-151] I'm doing an acoustic set @ Martyr's 10/28 (next Wed) - user 6. Oct 17, 2009 6:01 PM
I'm doing an acoustic set @ Martyr's 10/28 (next Wed) - Hi all, I hope you don't mind my putting a plug for my upcoming show/acoustic set at Martyr's next Wednesday, Oct. 28. It will be my husband, Megan J. Oct 17, 2009 5:56 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] FW: Violin /Strings Meetup - Hello, thank you for the email. I'm actually a singer and songwriter. I do also play rhythm acoustic guitar, but sorry I do not play string user 4. Oct 17, 2009 7:52 AM
FW: Violin /Strings Meetup - Hi Jill, How are you? I'm Jay, a Las J. Oct 16, 2009 10:23 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] Music Items - MeetUp Songwriters Group Sunday at 7 - Please check out a site I started back in may. We are new and looking for fresh music. Fan can vote onyl your music and when they vote, you can log in and see where your fans are coming from on a google map. Carlo N. Oct 16, 2009 3:08 PM
RE: [vocalists-151] Music Items - MeetUp Songwriters Group Sunday at 7 - Wow, thanks for all the great tips! I'm gonna be chasing these do Jill D. Oct 16, 2009 1:03 PM
Music Items - MeetUp Songwriters Group Sunday at 7 - - List of artists on twitter Link (http://spreadsheets.google.co­m/pub?key=phtgMLGe8aahYaH0pRs7­VHg) boy a lot! I use twit and think it's great for publicizing my music. - Ch Kevin Oct 16, 2009 8:41 AM
Fw: The Next Holiday Classic Song Contest Reminder - for your holiday efforts...... --- On Tue, 10/13/09, Stephen Bashaw <[address removed]> wrote: John L. Oct 15, 2009 3:44 PM
Open Mic put on hold at Maison Rouge, third Thursdays - Hey all, Sam has put the open mic on hold for now, Lars von K. Oct 13, 2009 8:29 PM
Misc Music Items - Preview not available Kevin Oct 7, 2009 6:29 PM
RE: [vocalists-151] RSVP-ing for meetings - Hi- Any upcoming gigs, concerts, etc.? Las J. Oct 6, 2009 3:45 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] RSVP-ing for meetings - Barry Manilow rumor- is he taking over this meetup with Robert Hunter?? Only a Rumor? John B Oct 6, 2009 3:40 PM
RSVP-ing for meetings - Hi all, just a quick note regarding RSVP-ing to meetings. the meetup system figures anyone who hasn't res John L. Oct 5, 2009 12:55 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] Re: [vocalists-151]only kidding about Keith Urban - Hey thanks Victoria- this man is the real deal- much more interesting artist then the pretender ( not talking Jackson Browne song) from down under- ve John B Oct 1, 2009 8:16 AM
Re: [vocalists-151] Re: [vocalists-151]only kidding about Keith Urban - Preview not available Victoria Oct 1, 2009 12:07 AM
Re: [vocalists-151]only kidding about Keith Urban - creating another stupid augment about who speaks to who?? I don't give a damm if you love Barry Manilow ? Keith Urban or Charles Mingus? what speaks to yo is wh John B Sep 30, 2009 9:02 PM
Re: [vocalists-151] Re: misc song Stuf - keith urban is aboutg as countgry as Kenny Rogers- I'm mean Kenny Rogers is like Johnny CAsh next to that addict who said drugs made some music makers  John B Sep 30, 2009 8:42 PM
Stoney LaRue - My Dum Comments - He is very much a Texas roadhouse, twangy, drinking genre.? Lil outta place in Chi. but hey...abt 130 ppl at Joe's.? My 1st time there.? Good venue. I was not hooked by his songs.? My wife, who pays attn to these things, says she thinks he' Kevin Sep 30, 2009 4:00 PM

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