Jul 17 2023
MUSIC PANEL: Kevin Dorin, Gabe Furtado, and Teedeevee
MUSIC PANEL: Process, Inspirations, and Collaborationswith Kevin Dorin, Gabe Furtado, and TeedeeveeIn this episode, host Mark Stinson brings together a panel of talented singer-songwriters, musicians, and producers to discuss their creative processes, inspirations, and collaborations. Joining the conversation are Kevin Dorin, Gabe Furtado, and Teedeevee, who share insights into their current projects and the multifaceted nature of their creative pursuits.Current Projects:· Kevin Dorin: "I've been focusing on performing and writing, but I also work as a music business consultant and manage a beautiful venue in northern Idaho called The Hive."· Teedeevee: "I'm working on a collaborative project with a fellow Nigerian artist, aiming to create a unique love and loss story through our music. We're dropping an EP next month and working on promotions and marketing to create a niche for our music."· Gabe Furtado: "I just released a collaboration with a Nigerian artist called 'Green Lights' and have an upcoming release of the Lux version of my album 'Flowers.' I'm also launching my book 'Living Flourishing' and music videos."Inspiration:· Gabe: "I draw inspiration from a wide range of music genres, allowing me to write about self-love, losses, and romantic experiences. I believe in writing about anything and everything that inspires me."· Kevin: "I always try to serve the song and its intent. Whether it's producing my own music or working with others, I focus on bringing out the essence and connecting with the audience."· Teedeevee: "My lyrics are deep and meaningful, touching on topics such as love, hope, and not giving up. I strive to deliver powerful messages while also creating music that makes people move and feel good."· Gabe Furtado: "I find that dancing around the house gets me in a more creative spirit. Movement and embodiment play a significant role in connecting with the music and enhancing the creative process."Collaboration:· Kevin: "Collaboration has been crucial in shaping my work. Living with fellow musicians during my music school days exposed me to different styles and creative processes, influencing my own approach."· Teedeevee: "Collaborating with others helps me explore new perspectives and bring fresh ideas to my music. It enriches the creative process and expands the depth of my artistry."· Gabe: "Collaboration allows us to tap into diverse influences and create something unique. It's a reminder that while we may be individual artists, the collaborative spirit brings out the best in our work."Conclusion:In this engaging panel discussion, Kevin Dorin, Gabe Furtado, and Teedeevee share their experiences and perspectives as singer-songwriters and musicians. From their diverse inspirations to the importance of collaboration, their stories offer valuable insights into the creative process and the path to success in the music industry. Tune in to gain a deeper understanding of how these artists unlock their creativity and connect with their audiences.Music tracks are copyrighted, provided by the artists, and used with permission.