Music

Posted by Nick Onken | July 12, 2017
125: Anna Bulbrook – How To Transition To A New Creative Career

You can come for a really sick lineup and know that you’re getting some feminism mixed in there. Being a woman in the music scene is very different from being...

Continue Reading
Posted by Nick Onken | April 26, 2017
120: Jonas Blue – Focusing on the Quality of Your Art

I have a lot of drive and a lot of will power and I will stick to something and I will get it done. Today I’m talking to Jonas Blue,...

Continue Reading
Posted by Nick Onken | November 10, 2015
What Usher Really Cares About

Last week was impactful. Not only on me, but waves were made in the world. Historic waves. Very rare is it that you see such a big artist step into activism...

Continue Reading
Posted by Nick Onken | September 1, 2015
60: D-Nice – How To Use One Creative Field To Build Another

  It’s great to have been relevant back then and to still be going right now. Relationships are important. Nurturing your relationships and being reliable and creative can help you...

Continue Reading
Posted by Nick Onken | May 22, 2015
Staying Fresh: nickonken x MTV Breaks

Staying fresh. Good question. I’ll be doing a podcast on that in a while in my mini series. I was interviewing Usher, and the biggest thing he said that stuck...

Continue Reading
Posted by Nick Onken | February 7, 2015
38: Usher Raymond IV – Prioritizing What Really Matters in Life

"Philanthropy is the rent we pay to be on this planet." What does it take to sell more than 65 million records? 65 f___ing million... Our next guest has done...

Continue Reading
Posted by Nick Onken | October 15, 2014
31: Asher Roth – How To Build a Career in Hip Hop

“Make the radio and labels come to you by staying true to yourself and cultivating your own audience.” - Asher Roth I Love College was a hit and for the...

Continue Reading
Posted by Nick Onken | September 29, 2014
Sonos Sounds

Have you ever thought about having a master sound system in your house without the millionaire cost of wiring a system into your walls? Music is and has been a...

Continue Reading
Posted by Nick Onken | February 26, 2014
08: Rachael Markarian- How to Overcome Struggle to Achieve Your Dreams

  "Every experience I have as a dancer is going to open my eyes to different things." Today I get to bring you my good friend, Rachael Markarian. She has...

Continue Reading
Posted by Nick Onken | January 24, 2014
03: Tori Kelly – How To Cultivate Your Own Fan Base

When I first heard Tori’s voice, I was mesmerized and I still am. I have a very short attention span with singer songwriters, but Tori is one that I could...

Continue Reading