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Life experiences can often kick start creativity. Ask any artist you know – writer, designer, photographer, musician, painter- and they will attest that some of their best work emerges as they grapple with life. Singer-songwriter Ryann Lecklider will give a hearty “Amen!” to that. “A lot of my songs are about dreams and accomplishing the things you want...

I’m not a musician. I’ve always been passionate about music and I have some rudimentary musical skills that I’ve really only developed in the last few years, but I wouldn’t call myself a musician. However, I’ve always been surrounded by music and musicians.  (When I was really little, my dad would play Barry Manilow records over and over...

Life begins at 30, or so they say. Maybe by then youthful vigor is balanced with maturity. Or perhaps the angst of young adulthood has diminished and life is settling into a steady rhythm.  In many ways, the third decade can be a new lease on life. Ask Ryann Lecklider, and she most certainly will tell you that...

There’s no secret formula for how to make a living in the music business, and some of the advice in this post flies in the face of conventional wisdom Written by Greg Savage for DiscMakers.com How do you make a living in the music business? It’s such a popular question… one that’s on the tip of every newbie’s...

Welcome to the Board of Directors Brenda Epperson! Since we opened our studio doors last April, we have been on an adventure! Those of you who have started your own business, or helped create something from nothing, will understand. The effort it takes to get something off of the ground, and out of the idea phase, is tremendous....

If you have the pleasure to be around Amy Krebs, you might just hear her break out her faux English accent or bust out in song. This tall glass of water is the first Artist that Idle Tuesdays Recording Studio has launched in their effort to “elevate global culture, through music.” She joins the Idle Tuesdays team by...

The Academy Awards A.K.A. The Oscar’s are just around the corner. This year, there are a lot of great movies that have been nominated for best picture. To name a few: Argo, Django Unchained, Les Miserables, Life of Pi, Silver Linings Playbook, Zero Dark Thirty and Beasts of the Southern Wild. According to industry insiders, the movie Lincoln...

Oprah Winfrey shared on Oprah.com, “What delights me most about the holiday season is that people are more open to giving and sharing. And actively thinking about how to spread more joy. There is no better feeling, for sure.” She continues to say, “I’ve been blessed with the ability to give really great gifts—everything from cashmere sheets to college educations....

Researchers at Newcastle University in England have published a list of the top 10 most annoying sounds in the world. On that list, the sound of a….. knife scraping against a glass bottle ranks # 1. Good thing that at Idle Tuesdays we are making great sounds and are recording beautiful music! As a Non-Profit Organization there are many...