Q3 Music Mentors


HOME offers quarterly residencies to Music Mentors that lead workshops and seminars. They also post up for monthly in-HOME mentoring hours.

To learn about mentorship opportunities, email musicmentors@helpingmusic.org.

  Lamont "Logic" Coleman - Producing & Songwriting   Lamont "Logic" Coleman is an American music producer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.  Big smile, big hair, big presence, humble yet exuberant.  Lamont achieved early notoriety as a producer with artists such as Wyclef Jean, Akon, Lil Wayne, T.I., Shakira, the Latin group Aventura, Justin Bieber, Eve, and Jim Jones.  With such a revolutionary spirit, Lamont supersedes restrictions imposed by the music industry.  Lead by pure instinct, Lamont relentlessly pursues his passion for creating music that aims to uplift his audience and inspire them.    Happily, his music has had great commercial success.  "Sweetest Girl/Dollar Bill" by Wyclef Jean ft. Lil' Wayne and Akon went platinum in 2008, representing a highlight in his career.  Although his rise to fame has been along the "pop" and "urban" paths, he is steeped in gospel and has a massive love for country; consequently his own catalog reflects the breadth of his talent.  Lamont partiularly loves working with up-and-coming artists, nurturing their craft but is also an artist in his own right.  To follow his journey, visit @officiallogic.    Instagram.com/officiallogic

Lamont "Logic" Coleman - Producing & Songwriting

Lamont "Logic" Coleman is an American music producer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.  Big smile, big hair, big presence, humble yet exuberant.  Lamont achieved early notoriety as a producer with artists such as Wyclef Jean, Akon, Lil Wayne, T.I., Shakira, the Latin group Aventura, Justin Bieber, Eve, and Jim Jones.  With such a revolutionary spirit, Lamont supersedes restrictions imposed by the music industry.  Lead by pure instinct, Lamont relentlessly pursues his passion for creating music that aims to uplift his audience and inspire them.  

Happily, his music has had great commercial success.  "Sweetest Girl/Dollar Bill" by Wyclef Jean ft. Lil' Wayne and Akon went platinum in 2008, representing a highlight in his career.  Although his rise to fame has been along the "pop" and "urban" paths, he is steeped in gospel and has a massive love for country; consequently his own catalog reflects the breadth of his talent.  Lamont partiularly loves working with up-and-coming artists, nurturing their craft but is also an artist in his own right.  To follow his journey, visit @officiallogic. 

Instagram.com/officiallogic

  Charles Alexander - Streaming   Charles Alexander is an independent singer/songwriter, digital music & media strategist and music technology educator. He is a co-founder of Streaming Promotions, a music placement and promotion company based in Nashville, TN that focuses on increasing exposure and spins on streaming services, and ultimately advancing the overall brand.  Prior to starting the company, Charles and his partner Michael Sloane the partners worked for companies such as Echomusic, Ticketmaster, Live Nation, MusicToday, 13 Management, and Big Machine Label Group.  While at these organizations they worked with some of the biggest names in entertainment (The Rolling Stones, Taylor Swift, Tim McGraw, Rascal Flatts, Keith Urban, AC/DC, Mariah Carey, Brooks & Dunn, Dierks Bentley, Shania Twain), promoted campaigns to millions of fans, and effectively managed and reported data to executives and brand management.   www.streamingpromotions.com

Charles Alexander - Streaming

Charles Alexander is an independent singer/songwriter, digital music & media strategist and music technology educator. He is a co-founder of Streaming Promotions, a music placement and promotion company based in Nashville, TN that focuses on increasing exposure and spins on streaming services, and ultimately advancing the overall brand.

Prior to starting the company, Charles and his partner Michael Sloane the partners worked for companies such as Echomusic, Ticketmaster, Live Nation, MusicToday, 13 Management, and Big Machine Label Group.

While at these organizations they worked with some of the biggest names in entertainment (The Rolling Stones, Taylor Swift, Tim McGraw, Rascal Flatts, Keith Urban, AC/DC, Mariah Carey, Brooks & Dunn, Dierks Bentley, Shania Twain), promoted campaigns to millions of fans, and effectively managed and reported data to executives and brand management.

www.streamingpromotions.com

  Thalia Ewing - Publishing   Thalia Ewing aka Muziqueen is a native of Nashville, TN and has had an extensive career in the music business for almost 20 years. She has worked for some of the biggest companies in music such as Sony Music Entertainment, Sony/ATV Music Publishing and EMI Music Publishing.  In 2014 Thalia started Muziqueen Publishing Administration (a division of Muziqueen Music Group LLC.). It’s an independent boutique publishing company located in Nashville, TN. She provides quality music publishing services to help artists, songwriters, producers and musicians maximize the monetary potential of their music.   Thalia is currently  the Mechanical Licensing Manager at BMG Rights Management. She is also a member of The Recording Academy Nashville Chapter, The National Association of Recording Industry Professionals, The Association of Independent Music Publishers, Women in Music Business, and National Association of Black Female Executives in Music & Entertainment.    www.themuziqueen.com

Thalia Ewing - Publishing

Thalia Ewing aka Muziqueen is a native of Nashville, TN and has had an extensive career in the music business for almost 20 years. She has worked for some of the biggest companies in music such as Sony Music Entertainment, Sony/ATV Music Publishing and EMI Music Publishing.

In 2014 Thalia started Muziqueen Publishing Administration (a division of Muziqueen Music Group LLC.). It’s an independent boutique publishing company located in Nashville, TN. She provides quality music publishing services to help artists, songwriters, producers and musicians maximize the monetary potential of their music. 

Thalia is currently  the Mechanical Licensing Manager at BMG Rights Management. She is also a member of The Recording Academy Nashville Chapter, The National Association of Recording Industry Professionals, The Association of Independent Music Publishers, Women in Music Business, and National Association of Black Female Executives in Music & Entertainment. 

www.themuziqueen.com

  Colin Maher - Legal and Management   Colin Maher is the founder of  Whiskey Ghost Entertainment  (WGE), and he is the entertainment lawyer for the new music industry.  Based in Nashville, Tennessee, WGE is a hybrid company offering both entertainment law and artist management services.   WGE's mantra is "Don't Get Screwed" when it comes to your music.  On the legal side of WGE, Colin offers reasonable flat fees in order to allow musicians and music start ups of all sizes the ability to seek legal representation while on a budget.  There are so many legal pitfalls in the music industry, and it is absolutely necessary for everyone to seek legal help before signing anything.   https://www.whiskeyghost.com/

Colin Maher - Legal and Management

Colin Maher is the founder of Whiskey Ghost Entertainment (WGE), and he is the entertainment lawyer for the new music industry.  Based in Nashville, Tennessee, WGE is a hybrid company offering both entertainment law and artist management services. 

WGE's mantra is "Don't Get Screwed" when it comes to your music.  On the legal side of WGE, Colin offers reasonable flat fees in order to allow musicians and music start ups of all sizes the ability to seek legal representation while on a budget.  There are so many legal pitfalls in the music industry, and it is absolutely necessary for everyone to seek legal help before signing anything.

https://www.whiskeyghost.com/

  Nathan Dohse - Artist Development   Nathan Dohse is the COO of AGD Entertainment Company and the Author & Founder of “Zero To 60 By AGD”, a curriculum based day-to-day management program teaching performing artists how to balance their art and the industry.  He got his start in artist management through being a member of a Christian-Screamo-Rock band, which later transitioned to the Indie/Rock genre with similarities to Jimmy Eat World, Foo Fighters, and Augustana. The group achieved many notable opportunities over a decade of activity, allowing Dohse and his brother Tim (bandmate and AGD Co-Founder) the necessary experience to transition into artist management.    www.zerotosixtybyagd.com

Nathan Dohse - Artist Development

Nathan Dohse is the COO of AGD Entertainment Company and the Author & Founder of “Zero To 60 By AGD”, a curriculum based day-to-day management program teaching performing artists how to balance their art and the industry.

He got his start in artist management through being a member of a Christian-Screamo-Rock band, which later transitioned to the Indie/Rock genre with similarities to Jimmy Eat World, Foo Fighters, and Augustana. The group achieved many notable opportunities over a decade of activity, allowing Dohse and his brother Tim (bandmate and AGD Co-Founder) the necessary experience to transition into artist management. 

www.zerotosixtybyagd.com

  Brian Bauer - Entertainment Marketing   Brian Bauer is President of  Bauer Entertainment Marketing.   Brian is a veteran entertainment marketing strategist with more than 15 years of experience. He has helped 100+ clients including Kanye West, Tortuga Music Festival, Austin360 Amphitheater, Arcade Fire, X Games, NASCAR, and Uber.  Brian has been nominated to Nashville Business Journal’s “Top 40 Under 40,” Nashville’s Next A-List, and the Nashville Chamber of Commerce “Emerging Leader Award.”  Learn more:  http://bit.ly/brianbauerbio    

Brian Bauer - Entertainment Marketing

Brian Bauer is President of Bauer Entertainment Marketing.

Brian is a veteran entertainment marketing strategist with more than 15 years of experience. He has helped 100+ clients including Kanye West, Tortuga Music Festival, Austin360 Amphitheater, Arcade Fire, X Games, NASCAR, and Uber.

Brian has been nominated to Nashville Business Journal’s “Top 40 Under 40,” Nashville’s Next A-List, and the Nashville Chamber of Commerce “Emerging Leader Award.”

Learn more: http://bit.ly/brianbauerbio

 


Workshop Leaders

 

  Greg Oliveras - Discipline and Productivity   Greg is not your typical musician. Not only does he have serious chops on multiple instruments, he also has perfect pitch and a deep understanding of music theory.   His work ethic and rigorous practice routine keep him in top physical shape and delivering peak performances with each show he plays.  By day Greg is a marketing analyst for Nielsen. By night Greg plays for EverSōl, Jon Reynolds, and continues working on his own solo projects. Whether he's in the crossfit gym, cast on a British TV Show, performing on stage, in a cowrite, or in the board room, Greg brings his A-Game every time.   www.gregoliveras.com

Greg Oliveras - Discipline and Productivity

Greg is not your typical musician. Not only does he have serious chops on multiple instruments, he also has perfect pitch and a deep understanding of music theory. 

His work ethic and rigorous practice routine keep him in top physical shape and delivering peak performances with each show he plays.

By day Greg is a marketing analyst for Nielsen. By night Greg plays for EverSōl, Jon Reynolds, and continues working on his own solo projects. Whether he's in the crossfit gym, cast on a British TV Show, performing on stage, in a cowrite, or in the board room, Greg brings his A-Game every time.

www.gregoliveras.com

  Anthony Falcone - Mixing and Engineering   Anthony apprenticed under multi-platinum engineer, mixer, producer and Tupac’s right hand man, Dave Aron. With Dave’s guidance, Falcone quickly learned to navigate the demands of music’s biggest artists.  Falcone’s ability to produce quality under pressure led to his breakout achievement: Engineering on Jennifer Lopez’s “Dance Again”, earning him his first RIAA Certified Platinum Record for hitting over one million song downloads and 360 million plays on YouTube.  His client roster includes Marc Anthony, David Lee Roth, Prince, Jada Pinkett Smith and Willow, Taylor Dayne, Luke James, Nipsey Hussle, YG, DJ Mustard, Snoop Dogg, Kurupt, Mr. FAB, Ginuwine and Daz Dillinger.   www.mixedbyfalcone.com

Anthony Falcone - Mixing and Engineering

Anthony apprenticed under multi-platinum engineer, mixer, producer and Tupac’s right hand man, Dave Aron. With Dave’s guidance, Falcone quickly learned to navigate the demands of music’s biggest artists.

Falcone’s ability to produce quality under pressure led to his breakout achievement: Engineering on Jennifer Lopez’s “Dance Again”, earning him his first RIAA Certified Platinum Record for hitting over one million song downloads and 360 million plays on YouTube.

His client roster includes Marc Anthony, David Lee Roth, Prince, Jada Pinkett Smith and Willow, Taylor Dayne, Luke James, Nipsey Hussle, YG, DJ Mustard, Snoop Dogg, Kurupt, Mr. FAB, Ginuwine and Daz Dillinger.

www.mixedbyfalcone.com

  Adam Culver - Radio   Adam is the man with a quirky style and a great sense of humor.   Hailing from Bismarck, ND, he's the son of a preacher and a teacher. And Adam admits that the apple fell far from the tree.   He now fronts Nashville rock group, The Future. And just like any good frontman, Adam has a genuine affinity for the sound of his own voice.   You may have heard that angelic voice on Nashville's independent radio, Lightning 100, where Adam hosts Lightning In the Morning and The 615.    www.lightning100.com

Adam Culver - Radio

Adam is the man with a quirky style and a great sense of humor. 

Hailing from Bismarck, ND, he's the son of a preacher and a teacher. And Adam admits that the apple fell far from the tree. 

He now fronts Nashville rock group, The Future. And just like any good frontman, Adam has a genuine affinity for the sound of his own voice. 

You may have heard that angelic voice on Nashville's independent radio, Lightning 100, where Adam hosts Lightning In the Morning and The 615. 

www.lightning100.com