OffKey

Kate Wattie (Tonic Records & Exile on Main Street) on running a boutique label in a ever-changing music landscape

An episode of OffKey

By membranlabs
Welcome to OffKey, a podcast by membranlabs! Join music industry novice Linh Sa Arnold in conversations with musicians, producers, and other members of British Columbia's music industry to hear their stories and takes on the industry, their song writing process, the ways in which technology and social media have changed music's landscape, and to learn about some of the career opportunities available in music outside of being an artist.

Show notes for each episode are available here: medium.com/membran-labs

OffKey is recorded at, and produced by, Membran Entertainment Canada
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Fintan on coming from a musical family and developing his sound
For this week’s episode of OffKey, Victoria musician Fintan was kind enough to stop by the studio to chat about his career! We touched on everything from when he first learned to play the accordion, to busking with his family band, to getting a complete walk through both the story and musical evolution of his EP Then We Fall. I hope you enjoy our conversation as much as I did! Cover photo by Florence May, episode music by Fintan.  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-music-podcast-musician-fintan-obrien-414a744353f7 Find Fintan at... Website: http://fintanmusic.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/fintanmusic/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Fintanmusic/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/fintanmusic  Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/fintanmusic Snapchat: https://www.snapchat.com/add/therealfintanob Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/1JLB3JYl1p8ob8o5Y35bT6?si=lCecjBkjSj6HWkV-cfbgkQ Apple Music: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/artist/fintan/1445715862 Bandcamp: https://fintan.bandcamp.com/ Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/fintan-obrien OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/for more info!
40:58
August 19, 2019
Brittany Ayton (Sofar Sounds Vancouver) on her role as City Director
This week on OffKey we're chatting with Brittany Ayton, who is the City Director of Sofar Sounds Vancouver. Many of our past OffKey guests including Kirsten Ludwig, David Ward, Blonde Diamond, Haley Blais, and Jasper Sloan Yip have played Sofar shows in the past so it was so nice chatting with one of the driving forces behind the Vancouver chapter of the project! I hope you enjoy our conversation as much as I did.  Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-season-2-episode-12-brittany-britt-ayton-sofar-vancouver-1c1a8bdc8b7d  Find Brittany at... Email: vancouver@sofarsounds.com Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/britt_ayton/?hl=en Sofar and Sofar Vancouver... Website: https://www.sofarsounds.com/ ; https://www.sofarsounds.com/vancouver Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sofarsounds/ ; https://www.instagram.com/sofarvancouver/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sofarsounds ; https://www.facebook.com/SofarSoundsVancouver Twitter: https://twitter.com/sofarsounds ; https://twitter.com/sofarvancouver Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sfUfLeZu17Y&list=PL4_SsHNp9R6d8bCF-p5OZ6GrZO4imFSWN Gracenote Vancouver... Website: https://www.gracenotevancouver.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gracenotevancouver/ Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCg4NtGq7ewnZKRDAnCEVctQ OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
31:14
August 12, 2019
Noah Derksen on inspiration and the differences between the Canadian and American music industries
For this week’s episode of OffKey, musician Noah Derksen stopped by the studio while on the west coast leg of his Canadian tour for the second part of his album America, Dreaming. We talked about how he got his start in the music industry, the inspirations behind the album, and some of the differences between the Canadian and American music industries. I hope you enjoy our conversation as much as I did! Cover Image via https://www.noahderksen.com/ Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-season-2-episode-11-musician-noah-derksen-c4ff891fb5f6-c4ff891fb5f6 Find Noah at... Website: https://www.noahderksen.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/noahderksen/?hl=en Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/noahderksenmusic YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHKAzi2ckstIN4fihGPymbg Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/31wEHfLGUKIlJAayR6K936 Apple Music: https://search.itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZContentLink.woa/wa/link?path=noahderksen Bandcamp: https://noahderksen.bandcamp.com/ Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/noahderksen OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
38:40
August 5, 2019
Lisa Logutenkow (Dine Alone Records, Bedlam Music Management, The Orchard Canada) on artist management, record labels, publishing, and music distribution
This week on OffKey I’m chatting with Lisa Logutenkow, Vice President of Bedlam Music Management and Dine Alone Records, and the Vice President of The Orchard Canada, a music distribution company. From studying sciences at The University of Toronto to managing artists such as Alexisonfire, Bedouin Soundclash, and City and Colour, Lisa has had such an incredible career in the music industry and so many wonderful stories to share! I hope you enjoy our conversation as much as I did.  Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/@l.arnold/offkey-season-2-episode-10-lisa-logutenkow-dine-alone-records-bedlam-music-management-the-orchard-canada-89d2d9389517  Find Lisa at... Bedlam Music Management: Website: http://bedlammusicmgt.com/ Dine Alone Records: Website: www.dinealonerecords.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dinealonerecords Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dinealonerecords/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/dinealonemusic The Orchard: Website: www.theorchard.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/theorchard/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/the_orchard_/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/orchtweets?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Eauthor OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
51:31
July 29, 2019
Kate Wattie (Tonic Records & Exile on Main Street) on running a boutique label in a ever-changing music landscape
This week on OffKey we're talking to Kate Wattie, founder of the Vancouver-based record label and artist management company Tonic Records! Though Kate had intentions to pursue a career in the fine arts, after a literal run-in with someone from Virgin Records in London, she found herself working in the music industry and eventually moving back to Vancouver and starting to manage artists … I hope you enjoy our conversation as much as I did! Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-music-podcast-season-2-episode-9-kate-wattie-tonic-records-exile-on-main-street-shop-cce27e4f1f7 Find Kate, Tonic Records, and Exile on Main Street at... Email: Kate@tonicrecords.com Website: http://www.tonicrecords.com/ ; http://www.21exile22.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tonicrecordsvan ; https://www.facebook.com/Exile-Vancouver-257729404431710/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tonicrecords/ ; https://www.instagram.com/exilevancouver/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/TonicRcrds ; https://twitter.com/ExileVancouver OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
42:48
July 22, 2019
Colin McTaggart (Amelia Artists) on Artist Management and "Work-Life Balance"
For this week’s episode of OffKey, Colin McTaggart, a manager at Amelia Artists, an artist management company and record label, stopped by Membran Labs to chat with us about his career in the music industry and how he maintains balance between work and his personal life. Colin also had some valuable advice and insights to share with artists and anyone interested in the music business on how to make connections and further your career in the industry. I hope you enjoy our conversation as much as I did. Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/@l.arnold/offkey-music-podcast-season-2-episode-8-colin-mctaggart-amelia-artists-9f9213d28007 Find Colin and Amelia Artists at... Website: http://www.ameliaartists.com/ Email: colin.mctaggart@ameliaartists.com OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
39:15
July 16, 2019
Kristina Lao on the notion of "home" and continuous learning
This week on OffKey we're talking to Kristina Lao, a multidisciplinary artist, who also works with the Nimbus School of Recording & Media on business and community development, is a board member of Music BC, and is the founder of the music collective Indie Van City. Kristina is a wonderful storyteller and had some wonderful words of wisdom. I hope you enjoy our conversation as much as I did. Episode Cover Art Photo by Kyrani Kanavaros Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-music-podcast-season-2-episode-7-kristina-lao-nimbus-school-bc-78ab65b49138 Find Kristina at... Website:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mykristinalao/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mykristinalao Twitter: https://twitter.com/MyKristinaLao Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4OC1Ynwdx8tqOmvu7G2K3Q Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/user/kristinalao Apple Music: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/artist/kristina-lao/510480351 OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
1:06:56
July 8, 2019
Tristan Thompson (Diamond Cafe) on growing as an independent artist
This week on OffKey we're talking to Tristan Thompson, a musician from Victoria, BC, to chat about his solo project Diamond Cafe. We touched on everything from how he first got started in music as a Michael Jackson dance impersonator to the projects he is working on currently, and how his career has evolved since he became an independent artist. I hope you enjoy our conversation as much as I did! Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-music-podcast-season-2-episode-6-tristan-thompson-diamond-cafe-2ea0d71519f4  Find Tristan at... Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/diamondcafe01/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DiamondCafeMusic/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/diamondcafe01?lang=en Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCB_GVmujqyGDvxtgEB-69Cw Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/5iy5vWoWLniL8EMg5pFRrh Apple Music: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/artist/diamond-cafe/1212518996 Bandcamp: https://diamondcafe.bandcamp.com/ Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/tristanlovesdiamonds?fbclid=IwAR1gnwYRP8jKcjb5qfT7CnAxeC_6BubZo71ziCQnGf0yeft_sjxm-efXjmw OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
33:42
June 30, 2019
Sandy Scofield on expanding the toolbox and honing your craft
This week on OffKey I’m chatting with musician, sound designer, composer, and story teller Sandy Scofield. Sandy has had an incredibly diverse career in the music industry, which included composing the Aboriginal Welcoming Song for the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Opening Ceremonies. I hope you enjoy our conversation as much as I did! Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-music-podcast-season-2-episode-5-sandy-scofield-85bd854173 Find Sandy at... Website: http://sandyscofield.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sandy_scofield/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100009569450534 Twitter: https://twitter.com/sandyscofield?fbclid=IwAR2ENdSlR_TENiVin-rNH4rHBz1T-FR9EB-hPIwUJwL3JIaK9LKLEQGqhJY Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/sbscofie1 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0ElNL7CAMmX3DyInxutRsR Apple Music: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/artist/sandy-scofield/251883076 Reverb Nation: https://www.reverbnation.com/sandyscofield?fbclid=IwAR3uY6S-SB5WCL6ioFGKguhu0Hk_dhdd6TqIHno9GEipXRcn6A7MJEC3q2c OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
42:20
June 24, 2019
Shawnee on music as medicine
For today’s episode of OffKey I spoke to Two Spirit singer-songwriter Shawnee Talbot! In high school Shawnee found music to be the medicine she needed to get her through a difficult time, and today uses it to give back and create that same medicine for others. We talked about the themes that inspire her work and her decision to leave behind a record label and management to pursue her career as an independent artist. I hope you enjoy our conversation as much as I did.  Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-season-2-episode-4-shawnee-talbot-44ee87492e4c  Find Shawnee at... Website: http://www.shawneemusic.com/Shawnee/Shawnee.html Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thisisshawnee/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/officialshawnee/photos/?ref=page_internal Twitter: https://twitter.com/shawneemusic Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/shekingmusic Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/album/6hlotpPtJ42Bz5OUcakVua Apple Music: https://music.apple.com/ca/artist/shawnee/1442028529  OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
55:28
June 17, 2019
Jonathan Simkin (604 Records) on a career transition from law to music
This week on OffKey we’re chatting with Jonathan Simkin, founder and president of 604 Records! From starting a legal career in criminal law to transitioning into entertainment law and eventually founding 604 Records alongside Nickelback’s Chad Kroeger, Jonathan has had an incredibly diverse career, and had some exciting stories and valuable insights to share! Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-season-2-episode-3-jonathan-simkin-604-lightorgan-records-fde0ab76b9c5  Find Jonathan at... Website: http://604records.com/; https://lightorganrecords.com/; https://www.comedyhereoften.com/; https://simkinartistmanagement.com/; http://604studiosvan.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/604recordsinc/; https://www.instagram.com/lightorgan/?hl=en; https://www.instagram.com/comedyhereoften/; https://www.instagram.com/604studiosvan/ Facebook: @604records; @LightOrganRecords; @ComedyHereOften; @simkin-artist-management; @604studiosvan Twitter: @604records; @LightOrgan; @ComedyHereOften; @simkinartistmgt; @604studiosvan Youtube: 604Records; LightOrganRecords; Comedy Here Often? OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
1:00:20
June 10, 2019
Jasper Sloan Yip on taking the time to travel and the meaning of success
This week on OffKey we're talking to Jasper Sloan Yip, a singer-songwriter from Vancouver. Our conversation touched on Jasper’s decision to take a year to travel through Europe after starting university, what led him to his decision to pursue music full-time, and his current role as Music Director for CiTR Radio.  Icon photo by Quinn Middleton Photography https://www.instagram.com/quinnmiddletonphoto/ Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-season-2-episode-2-jasper-sloan-yip-423f1dcbcf3b  Find Jasper at... Website: http://jaspersloanyip.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jaspersloanyip/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JSYMusic/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Jaspersloanyip Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwInsHvFuWkNKdihM7wubFA Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/2vTnwpyBNmdk5gHQINQEnZ iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/artist/jasper-sloan-yip/364129679 OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
53:36
June 3, 2019
Kresnt and Kane Dabir on rebranding and connecting with international audiences
OffKey is back for a second season! We have another really exciting line up of guests coming up this season, starting with Kresnt and Kane Dabir! The brothers and artist-manager team were born in Afghanistan but moved to Coquitlam, BC in 1999. They shared their stories and experiences on how they first got in to music, the dynamics of working with a sibling, and the inspiration behind Kresnt’s new album Rumi’s Reflection. I hope you enjoy our conversation as much as I did! Icon photo by Jason Vaughan (https://www.instagram.com/jasondvaughan/?hl=en) Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-music-podcast-season-2-episode-1-kresnt-kane-dabir-tivproductions-33d513764bad  Find Kresnt and Kane at... Website: https://thelunarcycle.com/ ; https://www.tivproductions.ca/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thelunarcycle/ ; https://www.instagram.com/kamaldabir/ ; https://www.instagram.com/tivproductions/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Kresnt/ ; https://www.facebook.com/TIVProductions/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/KresntMusic ; https://twitter.com/kamaldabir Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClOkG8XZwIjyptq6G2UTmGA ; https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCENjngTZLI8OxqHllT-xYOg Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/album/6IFZwGxtclAHiWFdBthlyb iTunes: https://music.apple.com/us/album/rumis-reflection/1459805828?app=music&ign-mpt=uo%3D4 OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
58:50
May 27, 2019
Looking Back at OffKey's First Season
While OffKey's second season doesn't start until May 27th, I thought I would piece together a little look back at the first season of our podcast. It's been such a pleasure learning more about the music industry from some of its Canadian members, so I hope you enjoy this episode featuring some of my favourite moments this season. Additionally, hopefully this inspires you to go back and listen through any of the episodes that you haven't heard already  - I learned so much from each and every one of our guests and it makes me so happy that I got to share my learnings with all of you! A huge thank you to all of our guests and we'll be back next week with the premiere of our second season featuring Kresnt and Kane Dabir. Kirsten Ludwig https://anchor.fm/offkey-music-podcast/episodes/Kirsten-Ludwig-on-music-as-a-means-to-moving-forward-e31hse/a-aavpoa Quinn Bates (Quarterback) https://anchor.fm/offkey-music-podcast/episodes/Quinn-Bates-Quarterback-on-taking-risks-and-staying-authentic-in-music-and-branding-e34nsm/a-aa4cdq Sarah MacDougall https://anchor.fm/offkey-music-podcast/episodes/Sarah-MacDougall-on-the-songwriting-process-and-capturing-an-environment-through-song-e37ji7/a-aahq97 Jocelyn Greenwood https://anchor.fm/offkey-music-podcast/episodes/Jocelyn-Greenwood-Cordova-Bay-Entertainment-Group-and-Jets-Overhead-on-working-for-a-record-label-as-a-musician-e37jc4/a-aahpi3 Haley Blais https://anchor.fm/offkey-music-podcast/episodes/Haley-Blais-on-transitioning-from-Youtube-to-focus-on-music-e3auq2/a-ab18n8 Joey Clarkson https://anchor.fm/offkey-music-podcast/episodes/Joey-Clarkson-building-an-audience-and-networking-in-a-new-city-e3dl28/a-abfjm2 Renee Crawford https://anchor.fm/offkey-music-podcast/episodes/Renee-Crawford-Copper-Owl-on-running-a-music-venue-e3evjc/a-abmqih David Ward and Jeanette Wilkinsonhttps://anchor.fm/offkey-music-podcast/episodes/David-Ward-and-Jeanette-Wilkinson-on-successful-artist-manager-relationships-e3fi29/a-abqd6b Alexis Young https://anchor.fm/offkey-music-podcast/episodes/Alexis-Young-Blonde-Diamond-on-being-a-DIYer-in-music-and-the-importance-of-live-shows-e3hhpm/a-ac5780 Cortney Harkin https://anchor.fm/offkey-music-podcast/episodes/Cortney-Harkin-baselineMUSIC-on-marketing-and-publicity-e3k786/a-acju32 Elaine Bomberry and Murray Porter https://anchor.fm/offkey-music-podcast/episodes/Elaine-Bomberry-and-Murray-Porter-on-Indigenous-representation-in-the-Canadian-music-industry-e3m9u2/a-acta7b Boslen and Isaac Markinson https://anchor.fm/offkey-music-podcast/episodes/Boslen-and-Isaac-Markinson-on-navigating-success-in-music-as-full-time-students-e3oe19/a-ad7kr5 Geneviève Racette https://anchor.fm/offkey-music-podcast/episodes/Genevive-Racette-on-songwriting-and-expanding-an-audience-and-fan-base-e3p2a4/a-adavrj Kathryn Calder https://anchor.fm/offkey-music-podcast/episodes/Kathryn-Calder-on-development-and-collaboration-in-songwriting-e3tqcr/a-aea3sa Dino Celotti https://anchor.fm/offkey-music-podcast/episodes/Dino-Celotti-Membran-Entertainment-Group-on-music-distribution-e3uk7h/a-aepdr2 If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/
35:36
May 20, 2019
OffKey Newscast - Spotify's Podcast Strategy - 19.05.19
In this episode I dive into Spotify’s continued foray into Podcasts. Specifically it’s acquisitions of Podcasting companies and the launch of new features geared toward podcasters & podcasting. I also discuss some of the motivations and potential strategic components around why Spotify is making a play for podcasts. 
11:07
May 19, 2019
Dino Celotti (Membran Entertainment Group) on music distribution
This week on OffKey we're talking to Dino Celotti, COO of Membran Entertainment Group, and Founder and CEO of Membran Canada. While Dino lives and works in Hamburg, Germany where Membran is based, on a visit to Victoria we sat down to chat about how he first got started at Membran, the role of music distributors in the music industry, and some of the experimental tech that we're working on at Membran Labs. Icon photo by Grant W. Martin Photography https://www.instagram.com/grantmphoto/?hl=en Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-music-podcast-season-1-episode-15-dino-celotti-membran-entertainment-group-da3a8c2203a0  Find Dino and Membran Entertainment Group at... Website: http://www.membran.net/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/dinocelotti?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Eauthor OffKey will be back every Monday with a new season on May 27th! If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
52:50
May 13, 2019
Kathryn Calder on development and collaboration in songwriting
This week we're talking to Kathryn Calder, an artist and the founder of Oscar St. Records. From her first band Immaculate Machine, to The New Pornographers, a solo project under her name, and most recently Frontperson with Mark Andrew Hamilton, Kathryn has had an incredibly diverse and active career as a musician! She stopped by Membran Labs to chat with us about how she got her start in the industry, and to share some stories and lessons that she has learned throughout her career. Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-music-podcast-season-1-episode-14-kathryn-calder-98e3559f4659  Find Kathryn at... Website: https://www.kathryncalder.com/ https://www.oscarstrecords.com/  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kathryn_calder/ https://www.instagram.com/oscarstrecords/  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kathryncalder https://www.facebook.com/oscarstrecords/  Twitter: https://twitter.com/kathryncalder https://twitter.com/Oscarstrecords  Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcyShzBKL4VCjiExdrRv7XQ  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/2uKWvnxY3ulGGTaM2wchxN  iTunes: https://medium.com/p/98e3559f4659/edit  OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
1:12:26
May 6, 2019
Geneviève Racette on songwriting and expanding an audience and fan base
This week on OffKey Linh Sa is chatting with French-Canadian singer-songwriter Geneviève Racette. Geneviève grew up in Dorval, Québec and currently lives just outside of downtown Montréal. We hopped on a call with Geneviève to talk about her background in music, how she has developed her songwriting process, and the ways in which she's working to expand her fan base and audience outside of Québec. I hope you enjoy our conversation as much as we did! Icon photo by Thomas Trnka https://www.instagram.com/thomastrnka/ Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/@l.arnold/offkey-music-podcast-episode-13-genevieve-racette-4fee1b62375f  Find Geneviève at... Website: http://genevieveracette.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/geracette/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/genevieveracettemusique Twitter: https://twitter.com/geracette Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCf--E3VVFYU5JLsI_2RZRUg Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.ca/disquepasseport/genevi%C3%A8ve-racette/ Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/3puoZ6FIQPCCA2mX9Yh6fU iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/artist/genevi%C3%A8ve-racette/872021529 OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
1:04:39
April 29, 2019
Boslen and Isaac Markinson on navigating success in music as full-time students
This week on OffKey Linh Sa is talking to the artist-manager team of Boslen and Isaac Markinson. Boslen and Isaac are both students in their second year at The University of Victoria (where Linh Sa also studies) and stopped by Membran Labs to talk about how they got their starts in the music and how they are pursuing careers in the industry despite their young age and busy schedules.  Icon photo by @leanflavouredkoolaid Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-music-podcast-episode-11-boslen-and-isaac-markinson-a39a37c6a633 Find Boslen and Isaac at: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/boslenofficial/?hl=en ; https://www.instagram.com/isaacmarkinson/?hl=en Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/boslenofficial/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/boslenofficial Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqtuXVYM0_xBYhEQxCghFGw Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/7mX72Bq2iXNr8fZdu23fQL iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/artist/boslen/id1292257629 Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/boslen OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
41:54
April 22, 2019
Elaine Bomberry and Murray Porter on Indigenous representation in the Canadian music industry
Today on the OffKey music podcast, Linh Sa is talking to Elaine Bomberry and Murray Porter. While Elaine and Murray both hail from Canada's East, from the Six Nations Of The Grand River territory of Southern Ontario, today the couple and manager-artist team live in Vancouver BC. We talked about how they got their starts in the music industry, and the many ways in which they have seen the industry change throughout their careers both in regards to technological advancement and indigenous representation.  Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-music-podcast-episode-11-elaine-bomberry-murray-porter-d8ea283af525 Find Elaine and Murray at http://murrayporter.ca/ OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
1:02:31
April 15, 2019
Cortney Harkin (baselineMUSIC) on marketing and publicity
Today on OffKey, Linh Sa is chatting with Cortney Harkin. Cortney is the Head of Marketing and Publicity of baselineMUSIC a management, marketing, and PR company founded by Sean Russell. Cortney talked to us about how she first got started in the music industry, and provided some value career advice and insight on how non-artists can get started in working in the music industry! She also walked us through some of the marketing activities that go on in today's music industry, and how things have changed in the world of marketing and publicity since she first started her career.  Icon Photo of Hermitage Green by Cortney Harkin Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-music-podcast-episode-10-cortney-harkin-baseline-music-b4a30afc1aa9 Find Cortney and baselineMUSIC at... https://www.baselinemusic.ca/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/baselinemusic/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BaselineMusic1/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/baselinemusic_ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company-beta/22343631/ OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
49:07
April 8, 2019
Alexis Young (Blonde Diamond) on being a DIY'er in music and the importance of live shows
Today on OffKey, Linh Sa is chatting with Alexis Young, front-woman of the Vancouver-based band Blonde Diamond. Their conversation ranged from how Alexis first got started in music after growing up in Calgary with two lawyers for parents to the importance and significance of live performances and some of the highlight shows that she's played throughout her career. She even gave us some vintage shopping tips for Vancouver! We hope you enjoy the conversation! Icon Photo by Sharon Steele  https://sharonsteelephotography.com/ Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-music-podcast-episode-9-alexis-young-blonde-diamond-af35189bbc92 Find Alexis and Blonde Diamond at... http://www.blondediamondmusic.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/blondediamondmusic/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/blondediamondmusic Twitter: https://twitter.com/bldiamondmusic Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCx3_R2FCfy77CG3gka6LufA Apple Music: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/artist/blonde-diamond/1436299213 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0skYMbISqV2drnQbJopK8Y?si=zFpYElBhR7qPd6lSjhwIAA Sound Cloud: https://soundcloud.com/blondediamondmusic OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to OffKey and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
1:04:16
April 1, 2019
David Ward and Jeanette Wilkinson on successful artist-manager relationships
Today on OffKey we're talking to David Ward and Jeanette Wilkinson, a musician-manager team from Vancouver, BC. Our conversation ranged from how they both got involved in the music industry and how they started working together to how David got back into dance for his music video "Looking Glass." It was great to get both the artist and manager perspective on the industry, as well as learn from each side about the process of producing and releasing an album! We hope you find our conversation to be as interesting and insightful as we did! Icon Photo from Instagram (@davidwardmusic) https://www.instagram.com/p/BYL7nFmAx3t/ Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-music-podcast-episode-8-david-ward-jeanette-wilkinson-red-bud-films-artist-management-f45357f9bd12 Find David and Jeanette at... https://www.davidwardmusic.com/ https://www.redbudfilms.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/davidwardmusic/ https://www.instagram.com/redbudfilms/ https://www.instagram.com/redbudmusic/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/redbudfilms https://www.facebook.com/pg/redbudmusic/about/?ref=page_internal Twitter: https://twitter.com/redbudfilms https://twitter.com/redbudmusic Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2LGPDlz_utYJ_LuVmuszbA https://www.youtube.com/redbudfilms Apple Music: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/artist/david-ward/1086724334 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/5hTGrHGP3OEBF7VFrjWZS2 OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
48:36
March 25, 2019
Renee Crawford (Copper Owl) on running a music venue
This week on the OffKey Music Podcast, we're talking to Renee Crawford. Renee owns the Victoria BC bar, lounge, and music and arts venue Copper Owl and was kind enough to stop by Membran Labs to talk about her career in the music industry. From her first show (The Beach Boys !!), to converting a heritage home in Kelowna into a music venue, to starting up the Copper Owl, Renee walked us through all of the ups and downs of being a venue owner on Canada's West Coast. Icon Photo from https://copperowl.ca/ Check out our show notes for more! https://medium.com/membran-labs/episode-7-renee-crawford-copper-owl-760e1175b6d4 Find Renee and the Copper Owl at... https://copperowl.ca/ https://www.instagram.com/copperowl/ https://www.facebook.com/copperowlinfo/ https://twitter.com/CopperOwlVic OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
39:53
March 18, 2019
Joey Clarkson building an audience and networking in a new city
This week on OffKey, Linh Sa is talking to Joey Clarkson, an Americana singer-songwriter from the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island. Though Joey now lives in London, England, despite the time difference (and technical issues associated with long-distance recording) she was kind enough to come on the podcast to talk to us about her music, how she got started as an artist, and what she's been working on since going through the immigration process to get her UK spousal visa.  Icon Photo by Katie Clarkson https://www.instagram.com/clarksonphotography/ Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-music-podcast-episode-6-joey-clarkson-e0acf41025f3  Find Joey at... https://www.joeyclarkson.com/  https://www.instagram.com/joeyclarksonmusic/ https://www.facebook.com/JoeyClarksonMusic/ https://twitter.com/JoeyClarkson https://www.youtube.com/user/JLClarkson https://soundcloud.com/joey-clarkson https://open.spotify.com/artist/5efWXXOs4JH5MtC2fw1KUP https://itunes.apple.com/ca/artist/joey-clarkson/386568343 https://joeyclarkson.bandcamp.com/releases OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
51:45
March 11, 2019
Haley Blais on transitioning from Youtube to focus on music
This week on the OffKey Music Podcast, Linh Sa spoke to musician and Youtuber Haley Blais. Originally from Kelowna, Haley is now living in Vancouver, BC and was in Victoria for a few days to work on her upcoming album. Haley stopped by Membran Labs to chat with us about her upcoming US tour, how she got started in music, whether she is a Grace or Frankie, her band Babe Corner, and mostly importantly about the plot line of her upcoming musical about a sentient robot.  Icon Photo by Tatum MacLean https://www.instagram.com/zeustate/?hl=en Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-music-podcast-episode-5-haley-blais-c8bea877aab1 Find Haley at... https://www.haley-blais.com/ https://www.instagram.com/hblaisauce/ https://www.facebook.com/hblaismusic/ https://www.youtube.com/user/torturedteenagestyle https://soundcloud.com/haley-blais https://open.spotify.com/artist/0i4M8k5IcQpiEH6nBMdfPT https://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/haley-blais/1171229120 https://haleyblais.bandcamp.com/ OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
52:05
March 4, 2019
Jocelyn Greenwood (Cordova Bay Entertainment Group and Jets Overhead) on working for a record label as a musician
This week I sat down with Jocelyn Greenwood, the President of Cordova Bay Entertainment Group, a record label located in Victoria, BC. Jocelyn is also one of the founding members, and bassist of, alternative-rock band Jets Overhead. Jocelyn stopped by on a snowy day to talk about her experience working in the music industry, the role of record labels in the industry, and how her background as a musician has influenced her approach to the music industry.  Icon Photo by Aaron Bergunder  http://aaronbergunder.com/ Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-podcast-episode-4-jocelyn-greenwood-jets-overhead-cordova-bay-entertainment-group-records-9eb443b5fc97 Find Jocelyn at... Cordova Bay Entertainment Group: http://www.cordovabay.com/  https://www.instagram.com/cordovabayrecords/ https://www.facebook.com/CordovaBayRecords https://twitter.com/cbayrecords https://www.youtube.com/user/CordovaBayRecords Jets Overhead: https://jetsoverhead.com/ https://www.instagram.com/jetsoverhead/ https://www.facebook.com/jetsoverhead/ https://twitter.com/jetsoverhead https://www.youtube.com/jetsoverhead https://open.spotify.com/artist/7hrkCWuz4OT9xz4E33wWJO https://itunes.apple.com/ca/artist/jets-overhead/82537095 https://soundcloud.com/jetsoverhead OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe and leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membranlabs/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
49:31
February 25, 2019
Sarah MacDougall on the songwriting process and capturing an environment through song
Today I'm speaking with Sarah MacDougall, a singer-songwriter originally from Malmo, Sweden! Sarah was in Victoria just wrapping up her Trader Time show with Ivan Coyote, and was kind enough to stop by the Membran Labs studio for a quick chat despite the snow outside. We talked about how she got involved in music, Trader Time, and the inspiration behind her newest album "All The Hours I Have Left To Tell You Anything." Icon Photo by Justin Broadbent http://www.justinbroadbent.com/ https://www.instagram.com/keithdungeon/?hl=en Check out our show notes for more!  https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-music-podcast-sarah-macdougall-c2cd685f8fe0 Find Sarah at... http://www.sarahmacdougall.com/ https://www.instagram.com/sarahmacdougallmusic/?hl=en https://www.facebook.com/sarahmacdougallmusic https://twitter.com/sarahmacdougall https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDtaZzMMn5g2Opv5KEO0F1Q https://open.spotify.com/user/macdougallsarah https://itunes.apple.com/ca/artist/sarah-macdougall/309505485 OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membrangroup/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
31:45
February 18, 2019
Quinn Bates (Quarterback) on taking risks and staying authentic in music and branding
This week on the OffKey Podcast, Linh Sa chats with R&B artist Quinn Bates (Quarterback). Originally from Kelowna BC, Quinn moved to Victoria to pursue classical music, and studied Opera at the Royal Conservatory of Music. Since making the move to the island Quinn has transitioned from classical music to R&B and walks us through what it was like to take the leap from the structure of school to the uncertainty of pursuing a career as a solo artist. Quinn also tells us about what he has in store for this year, and the importance of branding and authenticity.  Icon Photo by Johann Vincent https://www.instagram.com/yogimate/ Check out our show notes for more! https://medium.com/@l.arnold/offkey-podcast-episode-2-quarterback-music-quinn-bates-2af87284bf10 Find Quinn at... https://www.quarterbackmusic.com/ http://instagram.com/quarterback_bby https://twitter.com/quarterback_bby https://soundcloud.com/quarterback_bby https://www.facebook.com/quarterbackbb/ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClcKlFXxkXSRJdOQN60IXpg http://www.bandsintown.com/Quarterback-Music/ https://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/quarterback/59616502 https://open.spotify.com/artist/4t47pMNIyXO3lDZfzi8ENS https://quarterbackmusic.bandcamp.com/ OffKey episodes are released every Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membrangroup/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
52:59
February 11, 2019
Kirsten Ludwig on music as a means to moving forward
For our first episode of the OffKey podcast, Linh Sa sits down with singer-songwriter Kirsten Ludwig. While Kirsten calls Calgary home, she has been living in Victoria for the last few years since the release of her first album, Drifting (2014). Having released her most recent album We Get It Now this past year, Kirsten tells us what it's like navigating the industry as an independent artist, how she got her start in music, and what is on the horizon for her in the future.  Icon Photography by Guy Ferguson:  https://www.guyferguson.com/  https://www.instagram.com/guyferguson/ Check out our show notes for more! https://medium.com/membran-labs/offkey-episode-1-kirsten-ludwig-6b4e91dfe23b Find Kirsten at... http://www.kirstenludwigmusic.com/ https://www.instagram.com/kirstenlud/ https://www.facebook.com/kirstenludwigmusic/ https://open.spotify.com/album/4JPzDE3aTx08W4YAlxd41w?si=1dMZfHZATPy5Wa4Lm9U7-w https://itunes.apple.com/ca/album/we-get-it-now/1416879246 OffKey episodes are released every other Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  If you enjoyed the episode, please leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membrangroup/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
44:14
January 28, 2019
Trailer: Welcome to OffKey!
Welcome to OffKey! Join Linh Sa Arnold in conversations with musicians, producers, and other members of British Columbia's music industry to hear their stories and takes on the industry and the ways in which technology and social media have changed its landscape. OffKey episodes are released every other Monday on your favourite podcast listening platforms.  Show notes are available at https://medium.com/membran-labs If you enjoyed the episode, please leave us a rating and review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/offkey/id1450403128?mt=2 Get in touch, we'd love to hear from you! Email: offkey@membran.net Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/membrangroup/ Linh Sa: https://www.instagram.com/linhsaarnold/ If you're interested in recording your own podcast, visit us at http://membranlabs.com/ for more info!
01:38
January 22, 2019
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