Sean Garvey sits down with Paul Allen Billings (aka "P.A.") to talk about the in's and out's of the business side of managing a radio station. Paul Billings shares his experiences and background as the owner of several independent Black-owned radio stations and emphasizes the importance of radio stations engaging with the community.
Sean Garvey sits down with musician and producer J. Keys to discuss his artistic journey of creating musical scores for theatrical projects and his web music series titled "Keys to the Booth." Plus, J. Keys shares tips on how up and coming talent can deliver musical scores to the right professionals in theater, television, film, and web series.
Sean Garvey sits down with DJ Bigg Rich to discuss various ways a DJ can create a successful working relationship with an established artist and another DJ in the industry. DJ Bigg Rich explains how social media can be considered a DJ's business card, the importance of networking, and building professional chemistry between the DJ and the artist or the established DJ.
Sean Garvey sits down with DJ Lyris a.k.a. The Hybrid Specialist to discuss the significance of holding a DJ lesson session for people who want to perfect their craft as a DJ. Lyris explains some of the elements that students must learn when participating in the lesson plan. Some of the elements include learning how to properly set up DJ equipment, the art of blending music, the meaning of BPM, and the most valuable lesson students can learn from after completing the course.
Sean Garvey sits down with DJ SL Jamz (also known as Mr. Co-Sign and a member of Fleet DJs) to discuss the importance of aspiring DJs using multiple social media platforms to market and promote themselves to attract followers. DJ SL Jamz explains the kind of social media platforms DJs can use to market their brand, how to use them, and what to look out for when performing mixes while going live on social media.
Sean Garvey sits down with DJ Skinny to talk about the various resources, including New York radio stations DJs can utilize to help take their profession to the next level. Garvey and DJ Skinny discuss the importance of attending local New York venues for a chance to land a paid DJ gig, how to get your foot in the door at a New York radio station, and managing your DJ skills during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sean Garvey sits down with DJ Converzion to discuss the importance of having a Christian radio station in the community. DJ Converzion is the owner and founder of Transformation Radio 12:2 and an active member of the Fleet DJs. The conversation between Garvey and DJ Converzion centered around the foundation of how Converzion started his radio station through his religious beliefs. He also touches on the business and talent aspect of running his platform and the types of messages his station wants to convey to his followers.
BV Mobile Apps Podcast host Sean Garvey sits down with DJ Dasz and DJ FDS to discuss ways for DJs to gain access to resources in Atlanta to become successful in this profession. Dasz and FDS are a part of Fleet DJs Georgia and run Fleet GA Radio. The Georgia Fleet DJs share tips on how to build relationships with people in the industry, the importance of staying competitive, and taking advantage of virtual resources during the COVID-19 pandemic.
BV Mobile Apps Podcast host Sean Garvey talks to DJ Tiger about how artists can get their music heard on an internet radio station. DJ Tiger is a radio host, professional DJ, program director, and the owner of Full Blast Radio. Tiger discusses how he scouts for talent, the music submission process, and the task of screening songs for potential radio airplay.
BV Mobile Apps Podcast host Sean Garvey talks to Kevan "Mr. Konnected" Glover of the multi-media company The Konnected. Kevan discusses how he started his business to help market independent and established talent to get to the next level. The interview also highlights variable information on the importance of saving money to finance your company, the plan to budget and create a business proposal, and more in detail about the different platforms The Konnected offers.