Working with a Pro Songwriter with Travis Ekodol
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Shannon Curtis writes songs and stories, and performs them as a dynamic one-woman-and-keyboard show. She makes records with her husband, producer Jamie Hill, with a cinematic artpop sound.
And the two of them set out every year to deliver Shannonâs songs to audiences across the continent, wrapped up in intimate experiences with a powerfully punk aesthetic. Theyâre currently in the midst of their 6th annual house concert tour, this year stopping in 70 backyards and living rooms all over North America. Each show is a community-driven effort, hosted by someone who supports the music Shannon and Jamie make, for the hostâs local community of friends and neighbors. The astonishing success of the house concert model they invented (and continue to perfect with each tour) led them to write a book about it â No Booker, No Bouncer, No Bartender: How I Made $25,000 on a 2-Month House Concert Tour (And How You Can Too) â which debuted at #1 on Amazonâs Music Business Bestsellers List in 2014. Shannon and Jamie are passionate about teaching their model to other artists, so that those artists can develop and grow their own career-sustaining communities of supporters. Learn more about Shanoon on her website. shannoncurtis.net, or follow her on Twitter @shannoncurtis and Facebook and Instagram @shannoncurtismusic. You can connect with Laura at www.laurapowers.net, on Facebook @thatlaurapowers, on Twitter @thatlaurapowers, and on Instagram @laurapowers44.