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Episode 33: How To Find a Therapist

In this episode of Music Therapy, I share places and resources to look for a therapist, what kinds of things to look for in a therapist, and ways to cover the costs of therapy.  

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Episode 31: Interview with Erik Hall of In Tall Buildings

In this episode of Music Therapy, I interview Erik Hall of In Tall Buildings.  Erik talks about the patchwork way he's made music endeavors his only source of income, his newest album, his changing feelings about touring, considering the audience…

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Episode 30: Interview with Blake Norris of Audiotree

In this episode of Music Therapy, I talk with Blake Norris of Audiotree.  Blake talks about his journey with depression, suicidal ideation, learning the signs he's becoming depressed, fatherhood, how Audiotree is adapting to quarantine, Audiotree's relationship with Chicago venues…

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Episode 28: Interview with Shelby Turner of Richard Album

In this episode of Music Therapy, I talk with Shelby Turner of Richard Album. Shelby talks about how his relationship with making music, going to shows, and touring has changed over time, being a curator of the Chicago DIY scene…

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Episode 26: Interview with William Pierre Ramsey of Boys Vs. Girls

In this episode of Music Therapy, I talk with William Pierre Ramsey of Boys vs Girls. William talks about losing work because of the pandemic, how previous hardships with homelessness have prepared him for quarantine life, struggling with anxiety and…

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Episode 24: Interview with Gabe Liebowitz of Calvero

In this episode of Music Therapy, I talk with Gabe Liebowitz of Calvero. Gabe shares openly how his struggles with anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and negative thinking have interfered with his music career and creative process, and the steps he is…

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Episode 23: Interview with Jess Shoman of Tenci

In this episode of Music Therapy, I talk with Jess Shoman of Chicago band Tenci. Jess shares how the pandemic caused her to return home mid-tour, waking up with mush-brain, her upcoming video and album release, and more!

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Episode 22: Interview with Sima Cunningham of Ohmme

In this episode of Music Therapy, Jessica talks with Sima Cunningham of Chicago band Ohmme. Sima shares how the coronavirus pandemic forced her to postpone several upcoming tours and festival performances, how she's staying inspired and creating music during quarantine…

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Episode 20: Interview with Erin Elizabeth Birgy of Megabog

In this episode of Music Therapy, I talk with Erin Elizabeth Birgy, the main force behind the band Megabog. Erin talks about how she manages to get a backing band together despite multiple moves around the country, her daily routine…