This Business Of Music & Poetry Podcast

By Michael Amidei & Cliff Brooks

"This Business Of Music & Poetry Podcast" is all about how to make a real-world living from your creativity & passion. Hosted by Michael Amidei (author, poet, musician, & host of "World Poetry Open Mic", "The Michael Amidei Show") and Clifford Brooks (author, poet, founder of The Southern Collective Experience, and the host of "Dante's Old South" on NPR.)

  1. 1.
    The Aesthetics Of Gratitude (Interview with Neal Francis)
    49:05
  2. 2.
    The Audience Creates The Performer (Interview with Mario "The Maker Magician")
    36:12
  3. 3.
    The Choice To Live As A Poet (Interview with Faylita Hicks)
    53:57
  4. 4.
    A Musical Legend Speaks (Interview with Alain Johannes)
    52:15
  5. 5.
    Finding Poetry In The Mists Of Experience (Interview with Angela Dribben)
    39:56
  6. 6.
    Awakening Of The Shovel Guitar (Interview with Justin Johnson)
    41:21
  7. 7.
    How A Powerhouse Finds The Time (and Energy) To Create (Interview with Rebecca Evans)
    32:34
  8. 8.
    Never Turn Back (Interview with Christopher Swann)
    49:27
  1. 9.
    The Pursuit Of Craft (Interview with Angel Snow)
    41:13
  2. 10.
    Songs Of Creative Dedication & How Fires End (Interview with Marco Rafalà)
    51:23
  3. 11.
    The Passion & Wit Of R.J. Jeffreys
    39:05
  4. 12.
    Surrender Your Gift (Interview with Casanova Green Pt. 2)
    52:44
  5. 13.
    Exploring Of The Creative Feminine
    37:20
  6. 14.
    The New Psalmist (Interview with Clay Matthews)
    37:53
  7. 15.
    Trauma Forged Into Art (Interview with Tianna G. Hansen)
    53:12
  8. 16.
    The Embrace Of Despair (Interview with Dr. Samantha Rose Hill)
    49:26
  9. 17.
    Rhythm Hymns (Interview with Tyree Daye)
    42:36
  10. 18.
    The Tender Words Of Zoe Fishman
    48:29
  11. 19.
    Bone Chalk & Prison (Interview with Jim Reese)
    52:47
  12. 20.
    New Year, Who Dis?
    1:03:31
  13. 21.
    The Poetry Of Accelerated Particles... (Interview with Jeffery Skinner)
    57:24
  14. 22.
    Get It On The Page! (A Louisiana Poet Laureate Speaks)
    55:28
  15. 23.
    A New York Literary Agent Speaks...
    1:01:16
  16. 24.
    The Dance Of Poetry (Interview with Melissa Studdard)
    1:05:22
  17. 25.
    Wealth Building As Creatives (Interview w/ Chris Lazarus)
    51:04
  18. 26.
    How To Gain Power & Resilience From Childhood Trauma (Interview with Robert Gwaltney)
    51:44
  19. 27.
    West Coast Country (Interview with Debbie Hennessey)
    1:15:52
  20. 28.
    The Keepers Of Calliope (Interview with Shawn Crawford)
    53:13
  21. 29.
    The Rough Magic Of Cornelius Eady
    1:06:16
  22. 30.
    Autism Speaks (Interview w/ Kimberly Dick)
    49:27
  23. 31.
    How (And Why) To Get A Publisher (Interview with Andrew J. Wilt)
    1:23:53
  24. 32.
    The Singing Pastoral Poet (Interview w/ Casanova Green)
    1:10:37
  25. 33.
    Confessions Of A Crime Author (Interview with Roger Johns)
    50:20
  26. 34.
    The Noetic Professor (Interview with Luke Johnson)
    1:03:00
  27. 35.
    Interview With Cameron Dezen Hammon
    50:54
  28. 36.
    How To Go Super Viral & Earn Your Luck (Interview with Jackie K Cooper)
    55:01
  29. 37.
    Creativity & Health
    52:22
  30. 38.
    The Road To Originality
    45:50
  31. 39.
    The Power Of Live Events
    56:20
  32. 40.
    Building A Business Around Your Art
    59:08
  33. 41.
    Meet Brooks & Amidei
    36:06

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