It's Episode 7 and it's a genuine character from the world of music on the BIMM : Inside the Music Industry podcast. This week Jen returns to her homeland of San Francisco through a chat with professional tambourine (and Maracas) player, songwriter and wearer of many creative hats, Joel Gion from the Brian Jonestown Massacre.
Prior to his gig in Brighton Joel talks through his career, being an outcast, his love of UK music and culture and how the 90's San Francisco scene influenced him as an artist. Insert this podcast directly in to your ears NOW...
BIMM’s Inside the Music Industry pulls back the curtain on the music business, giving an up close, intimate look into the numerous roles, positions and career paths possible within this ever-changing field. Our very own Dr. Jennifer Otter Bickerdike, best-selling author and industry veteran, will be interviewing experts from across the music community, to find out their individual paths, what their ‘average’ day looks like and advice for finding your own niche while embarking on a successful and fulfilling career.
BIMM is the largest and leading provider of music education in Europe. For over 35 years, we’ve taken raw talents and turned them into industry professionals, earning a living doing what they love.