What is your role with DIME & DIME ONLINE? I am a songwriting instructor at DIME and on DIME ONLINE. Who were some of your influences as you progressed as a musician? I was highly influenced by the great songwriters of the late 60’s and early 70’s. It was a very charged moment in… Read more »
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Support DIME Detroit songwriting student and Original 1265 recording artist, Adventures with Vultures. Check out his new Junction EP! Click here to listen now! A folk singer-songwriter evokes a certain image. Matt Sauter breaks that image. With his backward ball cap, knuckle tattoos, and knee-shredded shorts,… Read more »
Nathan grew up in a musical family on the island of Anglesey, North Wales learning piano at the age of 5 and quickly moving to the drums at the tender age of 6. Bass, guitar and vocals all followed in his teens and, as a result, Nate’s career has seen him work as an endorsed… Read more »
DIME offers the world’s first online songwriting course that launched in September 2014. This Bachelors degree program is validated by Falmouth University (the UK’s leading University of the Arts) and has been developed by songwriters who have won awards, released music and have had artists cover their work. The songwriting instructors are working professionally and… Read more »
Internationally recognised singer-songwriter Jena Irene Ascuitto, better known as simply “Jena Irene” after a long run on the hit television show “American Idol”, has signed a long term record deal with DIME’s affiliate record label, Original 1265 Recordings. Jena Irene joins Detroit artists MPV and Charity, as well as British band Wildflowers on the 1265… Read more »
DIME ONLINE recently had the pleasure of catching up with singer/songwriter Olly Knights of Turin Brakes to speak about all things music. The 2 part masterclass will be made available to DIME students soon. Watch this space!