Category: #SKOPELIFE

Rich Relationships: Why Do Famous Musicians Divorce More Often?

If you follow gossip blogs, you understand than high profile individuals divorce more often. This reality is especially true amongst entertainers. So, one of the questions often posed about rich people is “why do famous musicians divorce more often?” Below are a few answers. Options When you’re poor, stuck in a small town and unpopular,…

Tips for Planning the Perfect Backyard Bash

The laid-back charm makes the backyard bash ideal, but it does still require some preparation. Here is an outdoor party to-do list that will allow you to check things off in advance so you feel relaxed and ready to mingle when party day arrives. One Month before the Party Look at your schedule. It’s easy…

A Smartphone Guide For Music Lovers

Whether you blast the Top 40 pop charts while on your commute to work or school, or jam the indie rock scene while plugged in at the gym, music lovers need a smartphone with a healthy battery life, a reliable data carrier and the best music specific smartphone accessories. But with all the static in…

Unlock your Creative Genius with Piano Lessons On-Demand

Do you think that your child could benefit from piano lessons? Do you think they have an elegant, classy side to them that could benefit from learning to play the world’s finest classic musical instrument? Learning to play the piano is not just for snobs and high society, it’s for anyone that can appreciate good…

OLD SCHOOL HIP HOP ARTIST GROWS INTO BUSINESS OWNER

It has been a while since artist William “Quayshaun” Carter used a cardboard box to breakdance or a boom box to rap to. But he has taken that same passion for music and dancing to a completely other level actually much higher than he ever imagined in his exciting career in the entertainment industry. A…

Positive Influence: How to Set the Example at Your Next Concert

Depending on the size of the venue, your next concert may be with several hundred or thousands of fans. Concerts are often associated with some bad behavior because large crowds encourage anonymity when stressful situations occur. You can be a positive influence, however, when you follow a few basic guidelines. Set the example at your…

Tips for Men To Pack the Perfect Weekend Bag

Who doesn’t love the idea of a weekend away, particularly during the summer months? You can get on a train, plane or take a car ride on a Friday afternoon and be back by Sunday night. When you’re going away for the weekend, you want to pack light to keep up with the idea of…

YOUNG JACK SPARROW IN NEW PIRATES MOVIE

As Walt Disney Pictures prepares to unveil the $300 million-plus blockbuster in cinemas around the world on May 25th, actor and musician Anthony De La Torre has taken to Facebook to confirm his role as Young Jack Sparrow. De La Torre is featured in a back story about “Young Jack” in the highly anticipated 5th…

Top Post-Apocalyptic Books with Undead Themes

While not the most classical post-apocalyptic sub-genre, the zombie themed end-of-the-world scenario is certainly the most popular in recent times. Luckily, there are many books that satiate this desire and websites which can provide a post-apocalyptic book list of which to choose. The Remaining Written by D.J. Molles, we see the story of a soldier…

CREATIVE ARTIST/PRODUCER ETCETERA DUE TO DROP ANOTHER HIT

ETCETERA, The multi-award winning recording artist has returned with a new single, label and projects that continuing to change the game. It is no surprise that artist ETCETERA has done it again by pushing the musical envelope. Building on the implausible success of his last album “Character” he has grown as an artist and now…

Taking Care of Pet Health: Things you need to know

Owning a pet is a rewarding experience that involves nurturing and making sure that your pet is in good health. With preparation, research and proper care, the general well-being of your pet will be maintained effectively. Along with providing a comfortable living environment for pets, you need to ensure that you have a veterinarian you…

Practical Advice to Gamers on How to Choose an Online Casino

It seems that these days online casinos present a lucrative source of income and pop up like mushrooms after the rain. With the maze of web-based gaming institutions available out there, how to choose the one worth your trust? Qualities to Look for in an Online Casino The most essential characteristics of an online gaming…

How to Plan Your Band’s First Tour in 5 Easy Steps

Your band has cobbled together enough fans in some cities to support a tour. Congratulations! Now comes the hard work. Touring can be stressful, surviving on gas station burritos and little sleep, so here’s some advice to help your tour go smoothly: 1. Appoint a Tour Manager Whether you hire or assign one, it is…

BASEROCK LAUNCHES IMMERSIVE BASS-FREQUENCY BACKPACK

Baserock, the company behind a new, versatile hydration backpack that allows wearers to physically feel music by vibrating bass frequencies throughout the body, will launch a Kickstarter campaign beginning Tuesday, June 13th at (link to campaign). The $10,000 Kickstarter campaign will be Baserock’s initial run of manufacturing, offering music enthusiasts and adventurers the opportunity to…

How to Throw a Party Your Guests Will Love

Everybody loves parties, right? Wrong. Everybody loves awesome parties. Nobody likes a lame one, where people awkwardly stand around waiting for the perfect opportunity to bail. Planning and throwing a killer party is somewhat of an art form. It may seem easy to pull off, but it can actually be pretty tricky. The key to…

Album Promo: How to Prepare Your Band for a Cross Country Tour

Going on a cross country tour with your band could be your dream come true. While it might seem exciting, the nitty-gritty details of the tour could be complicated. Keep these four tips in mind as you prepare your band for a cross-country tour. Packing the Essentials While it is a given that you will…

FROM JAZZ TO POP INTERNATIONAL SINGER AN ACT TO FOLLOW

It is no surprise that more and more talent from overseas are beginning to make America their home to spread their wings. Feifei Yang is a pure example of transplanted talent. A native of China she was raised on the ridged upbringing of respectability and honor. She not only brought that mindset to America but…

Six Degrees Of Collaborations

Musical artists often collaborate to create different blends of styles and sounds. Some of the best recordings have been produced when one artist borrows another artists work. A previously recorded song can be rerecorded or even just played alongside of a new recording in a unique way. Fans also like to see their favorite performers…

Reasons Why You May Need To Apply For Loans

Loans can provide a cost-effective, fast and easy way to access financing. Loans such as personal loans of varying amounts are used to cater for different needs and goals. There are a number of reasons why you may need to seek funding through a loan. Car Loans Cars are known for being costly purchases and…

Is Vegas All It’s Made Out To Be?

Some like to call Las Vegas an adult playground akin to Disneyland for kids. It’s a town that is open 24/7, 365 days a year where you can gamble, enjoy the greatest of meals or buffets, see Broadway plays or other musical entertainment, walk the famous 3.4 mile strip and, in the meantime, see a…

5 Best Tools to Improve Your Listening Experience

People listen to things like music, podcasts, movies, and more on their mobile devices today. The options of what to listen to and watch are nearly endless. However, there are concerns about the quality of a listening experience. Some headphones and speakers are not the best quality, but others are absolutely outstanding and provide high-definition…

On the Road Again: Reaching Out to Your Fans with Social Media

Being a musician is no easy task. Of course, it comes with many benefits, such as having artistic freedom and the ability to pursue your truest passion. However, whether you’re in the studio, recording a new album, or engaging on a world tour, it can be tough to stay in touch with your fans. As…

Skope Music Biz Boost: May 2017 Skope Radio / Kiwi6 Plays Contest

We want to congratulate DeDe Wedekind for winning the February 2017 Skope Radio / Kiwi6 Plays Contest: https://skopemag.com/2017/02/16/february-2017-skope-radio-kiwi6-plays-contest Since the last contests went so well we are going again via Skope Radio @skopemag.com. The way it works is pretty simple. You place a song submission below as noted. Once the MP3 is processed you will…

A Culinary Extravaganza in the City of London

Over the last few decades, London has become synonymous with fine dining. Some fine dining restaurants and concept dining restaurants opening up in the heart of the city has made this possible. We don’t think there is any other city in the world with so many Michelin star restaurants. In short, London’s fine dine is…

How to Ensure the Safety of Your House After a Sudden Flood

After a flood, the homes with extensive woodwork are the worst hit. Damaged dry-walls and wet carpets stand as a witness to the fiasco. Floods can cause a number of damages to your property. There are even instances when insulation gets compromised, and crawlspaces get waterlogged. If you have suffered the misfortunes brought on by…

Travel and Wildlife: Preparing for Trips and Outdoor Activities

Before you plan any type of trip, you need to make sure that all your necessary travel documents are in order as well as your finances. Whether you are traveling for business, fun or adventure, try to enjoy the experience along the way. By being prepared, you will be able to guarantee a smooth trip…

Boost Your Serotonin Levels – And Your Natural Beauty, Too

The brain is responsible for the production of chemicals that relay signals between millions of nerve cells. One of the chemicals produced is serotonin, which is a derivative of tryptophan, an amino acid. The chemical is responsible for your digestion, sleep, appetite, sex drive, and mood. Serotonin, also known as “the happiness hormone,” is a…

Timely Debt Settlement Helps Businesses to Keep Debts Under Control

Business growth without investing is never possible. Regardless of the type of growth that you are looking for – growing sales that can lead to more profit or just thinking of scaling up operations, additional funds are required. It is the general norm in business to seek various types of loans for funding. Sometimes, it…

Famous Faces in the Fog: Celebrities Who Proudly Love to Vape

Vaping has become a popular alternative for people who like to smoke traditional tobacco: it’s a healthier choice and it can even help you wean yourself off of smoking of any form for good. In fact, vaping has become so popular that many celebrities can be seen with an electronic cigarette in their hands when…

April 25th Proclaimed “Ella Fitzgerald Day” in NYC

On the 65th floor at the iconic Rainbow Room, with an expansive view of the city where Ella Fitzgerald got her first big break and performed her last public concert, the singer’s 100th Birthday was celebrated. Verve Label Group, in partnership with the Mayor’s office, hosted a proclamation ceremony this morning to honor this beloved…

5 Things Every Aspiring Musician Needs For a Successful Career

Succeeding is the music field requires more than just musical talent. When you’re a professional musician, you also need to market yourself and manage your business. Here are five things every aspiring musician needs to ensure a successful career. 1) A Network of Musicians Your fellow musicians will help you locate and land gigs. People…

Health Guide: Nutrition, Fitness and Varicose Vein Treatment

In addition to visiting you doctor for regular examinations and checkups, you need to be committed to playing a key role in taking care of your general health. Preventative care helps to keep diseases at bay and detect illnesses before they become worse. Good nutrition and fitness should be priorities for anyone who wants to…

TAD: The Album Art App

TAD, the award-winning, break-through design app for musicians to create their own cover art has just got a new update and it is pretty good news for musicians. The app has integrated video technology into its features. What does this mean for a musician? Well first up, it means you can really add some punch…

A BAND WITH CREATIVE LYRICS AND PRESENTATION

If you are searching for a different right of center sound, the band CURTA is the ticket. The band’s name derives from a mechanical calculator whose creator was forced to make them for the Furher, during the war. His creative invention would die with him and be replaced by electronic calculators. It is an odd…

The Best Car Speakers You’ll Find On The Market

For many people, music is like a universal language that helps them connect and interact with each other. There are many ways in which music can be enjoyed and even more channels through which you can do that. One of the most popular places where people like listening to music is in the car. No…