Publications

Why I Cherish Relationships With My Long-Distance Family

As I left work the other day, I excitedly told my coworkers that I was about to meet up with my visiting family from India. I was going to take them to some of the touristy nice parts of town, since it was their first time in Canada. To my surprise, I was met with sarcastic yays and rolling eyes. “Have fun,” one of them said sympathetically. I left feeling quite confused by their reactions – didn’t they like seeing their extended family?

 

 

 

5 Things You Need in a Written Agreement for Every Song You Co-Write

We know – the legal aspect of co-writing can be particularly awkward. No one wants to accuse anyone of running away with a song, but it does happen, so you need to make sure you’re on the same page as your co-writers. If you don’t define the terms of the collaboration right from the get-go, there’s no saying what could happen if your song gets cut by an artist or starts generating royalties down the line.