Whipping Your Voice Into Shape in 6 Easy Steps

Sep 19, 2017

By Cari Cole From 3 decades of coaching singers in New York City, with clients ranging from Grammy winners to rock legends, to tens of thousands of independent and emerging artists, it’s my job to build strong and free voices -- and keep them that way! I love helping singers at all levels free their voices so they can go sing ... Continue


Musician Shop Talk: The Art of Daily Practice with Devotion vs. Discipline

Sep 12, 2017

  By Cari Cole Most musicians struggle with implementing daily practice, until they don’t. What’s the secret? How do you slay those inner demons that keep you from becoming your best? The ones that talk you out of those 30-40-50 minutes that will boost your vocal endurance or make you rule at your next recording session? However, contrary to what you ... Continue


Top 5 Secrets to Make Your Voice Sound Better, Instantly

Sep 05, 2017

By Cari Cole As one of the top vocal coaches in the country, I frequently hear: “What are your top vocal tips for singers?” Well, I could rattle off a long list, and yammer on for hours. (I’m a nerd’s nerd when it comes to vocals…) And I have a long list of favorite tricks up my sleeve from more than ... Continue


The Best Music Advice I Was Ever Given

Aug 22, 2017

By Cari Cole This week in light of the solar eclipse, I wanted to repost this blog from last year that highlights the good news in music. I hope it inspires you to step up to your music full on this year! A few days ago I spoke to a fledgling artist trying to make it, like so many. And ... Continue


End of Summer Blowout Sale!

Aug 21, 2017

 

Hi beautifuls!

Cari Cole here. It’s that time of year, folks.

The Back-to-School Sales are in full force, the Fall Fashions are on display, and that little feeling of “This fall, I’m going to get organized, get it together and really make a difference in my life” might be running through your ... Continue


Songwriting Shop Talk: How to Get Your Message in Your Songs and Make a Greater Impact

Aug 15, 2017

By Cari Cole What do Grammy winners Sam Smith and Adele have in common? Whether you like them or not, they garner gazillions in record sales, multiple Grammy awards (industry praise) and both have a strong, clear, meaningful and raw emotional message. In Adele’s case, record exec’s are still scratching their heads over how she managed to sell 30 million records ... Continue


Music Industry Shop Talk: The Artist Development Process in 8 Steps

Aug 08, 2017

By Cari Cole Artist development in the music industry is pretty non-existent today, leaving the early progress to the artist themselves. The days are pretty much gone when a record label is gonna swoop you up and develops you. The question continuously arises for young, emerging  artists, “where do I start”? Or “how do I do this on my own?” At ... Continue


The 3 C’s of a Musician Mindset: Confidence, Conviction & Clarity

Aug 01, 2017

By Cari Cole Every day at my studio, next to the box of tissues in a chair by the window, or on my desktop monitor, sit my students. Famous and emerging/aspiring musicians, and singers alike, all with similar issues. They come for vocal help, or help with growing their music in the world. And over some 30+ years of being in ... Continue


Singer Mindset Talk: How to Build Confidence From the Inside Out

Jul 25, 2017

By Cari Cole Confidence is a tricky thing. It’s inside out, not outside in. Often times, we think that confidence comes from external things. Like if we just had a killer voice or music then we’d be confident. But confidence is an inside game. Because the truth is, no matter how you feel on the outside, if you are insecure on ... Continue