Sunday, August 31, 2008
The Sun Also Rises
I went to an album launch party yesterday. Several amazing musicians spoke about the record producer Glenn Suravech.
One of the most profound speeches was by Ryan, who runs a merch company called Blacklava.
He said that Glenn was a a role model for him, because he constantly works at himself, as a person and as an artist, and that this album, "Mosaic Liberator," is one of the products of this evolution. Glenn also works with Jackson Browne, whose latest album received over a dozen Grammy nominations.
Ryan then said that his wish for everyone in the room, was true financial independence--that we could all turn to one another and say: hey, do you want to go to Paris?
And he ended with--So let's all go to Paris!
It was one of the most inspiring things I had ever heard.
(to check out Glenn and his work, or to check out Ryan's company Blacklava, click in the link in the above righthand corner of this blog)
Posted by C. Gordon at 2:16 PM