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How To Get Organized As A Gigging Musician with Pam Weston

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Pam Weston about how to get and organized as a gigging musician and her filing system.

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How To Build Your Fanbase On Patreon with Grace Askew

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Grace Askew about how she built her fanbase on Patreon while writing a song every day.

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Get Your Songs On Spotify Playlists with Allison Clarke

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Allison Clarke about how to get your songs on Spotify playlists.

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Singing After Brain Trauma with Cristabelle Braden

Episode 39 of the Rustic Songbird podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Cristabelle Braden about her story of becoming a songwriter after experiencing a head injury.

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How To Promote Your Music with Authenticity with Greg LaFollette

Lydia Walker from Rustic Songbird podcast interviews Greg LaFollette about how he intentionally plans his music promotions to be authentic and real.

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Planning A Music Video Shoot with Karen Keeley

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Karen Keeley about how to plan a professional music video shoot with any size budget.

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Facebook Live For Musicians with Sarah Watson

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Sarah Watson about her story of singing regularly on Facebook Live.

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The Legal Side of Releasing Your Own Songs with Anne Schmidt

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird Podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Anne Schmidt about how to prepare to release your own songs from the legal side.

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Finding The Right Songwriting Mentor with Krissy Nordhoff

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird Podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Krissy Nordhoff about her songwriting career and the journey of becoming a mentor.

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Why We Need Diversity in Church Music with Robby Valderrama

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird Podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Robby Valderrama about the need for diversity in the church and it's music styles.

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How To FUND Your Passion with Lydia Walker

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird Podcast, host Lydia Walker breaks down 10 ways to fund your passion. What to do when your passion isn't paying the bills.

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How To Stay Motivated with Tobias

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Tobias about how he stays motivated to create consistent content and keep showing up.

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How to Record Your Own Songs At Home with Baily Hager

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Baily Hager about the process of how to record your own songs at home.

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Why You Should Join A Performing Rights Organization with Katie Mae

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird Podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Katie Mae Vogrin about what a performing right organization does and why you need one.

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Start Where You Are with Kezia Alford

In this episode of the Rustic Songbird podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Kezia Alford about starting as a music artist and how to start where you are.

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Hi there, I'm Lydia!

I'm a singer/songwriter and worship leader, and I love to share what I've learned along the way with other musicians.  I'm a wife and new mom, and it's important to me to have a healthy balance of time with family and still have a successful business. Here on my blog, I'll be sharing about the journey and hope you will gain some helpful insights from my experience.

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Recent Articles

  1. How To Get Organized As A Gigging Musician with Pam Weston

    Jan 27, 20 07:41 AM

    In this episode of the Rustic Songbird podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Pam Weston about how to get and organized as a gigging musician and her filing system.

    Read More

  2. How To Build Your Fanbase On Patreon with Grace Askew

    Jan 20, 20 08:04 AM

    In this episode of the Rustic Songbird podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Grace Askew about how she built her fanbase on Patreon while writing a song every day.

    Read More

  3. Get Your Songs On Spotify Playlists with Allison Clarke

    Jan 13, 20 07:14 AM

    In this episode of the Rustic Songbird podcast, Lydia Walker interviews Allison Clarke about how to get your songs on Spotify playlists.

    Read More