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28 Nov

Musician’s Network Meeting Minutes 11/28/2016

The last show of the semester will be this Friday, December 2nd with The Merry Go Rounds, The Future Babes, James Hunter USA, and Priam! It’ll be The Merry Go Rounds’ last show ever as well as Priam’s first show.

No open mic this week!

Last Groovy Friday of 2016 this Thursday at 11!

We offer free lessons! See the bottom of this email for details.

We’re having a Christmas Party December 4th! Invite your friends! Suggest Foamies and bring a gift for the white elephant gift exchange! Please RSVP to the event if you’re planning on coming.

There will be a strike system for practicing after hours. Please clean up after yourself in the practice room, and please have the GSMs lock up the space when you’re finished. Wrap your cables, put away microphones, etc. 

The 2nd meeting of next semester, January 16th, we’ll be holding officer elections.

Officer Announcements:

Booking: The last show of the semester is December 2nd! If there’s a band you wanna see or if you’re interested in joining the booking committee, come talk to me.

Secretary: I organize and send out meeting minutes. If you need to join Orgsync or get on the mailing list, come talk to me or email me at secretary@gtmn.org.

Minister of Propaganda: This show is gonna be incredible. I am in charge of all things advertising. Our advertising committee, the Ministry of Propaganda, is a great way to get involved with the club; we produce flyers, chalk out on Skiles walkway, and more. You don’t have to be an officer to join. Also if you want to put up flyers, please do that. We have a lot of them.

Open Mic:  No open mic this week, but there will be a GT Jazz Combo concert here starting at 7 p.m. I’m also in charge of live sound, so if you’re interested in learning more about that, come talk to me. I teach live sound classes Sundays at noon. I also run the YouTube channel, so if there’s anything you want to see, or you want to get involved with filming or photography, come talk to me.

Social Chair: We’re having a Christmas party this Sunday, December 4th! Invite your friends! There’s Foamies and a white elephant exchange! RSVP here! Thanks to everyone who came out to the tie-dye event! If you paid dues, come see me to get a shirt.

Advertising: We’re always looking for more people to make flyers and get involved in advertising, so if you’re interested, come talk to me, our other advertising officer, our Minister of Propaganda, or our Booking Officer.

General Manager: Our hours will be 9-5 Wednesday of reading week to Wednesday of finals week; we’ll be closed Friday of that week. We’ll have extra lamps and tables out for maximum study space. I am also in charge booking for all GT Orgs events at utcorgbooking@gmail.com. GT Orgs must pay for a sound engineer to work the space. Further details are on the website.

Equipment Manager: Since we’re having our Christmas party Sunday, I won’t be holding sound class. I manage equipment. I also run the studio, so if you need anything recorded, or have any questions about the space, come talk to me.

IT: I run the website at gtmn.org, where you can find pretty much anything about Musician’s Network. If you see anything you think should go on the website, don’t hesitate to let me know. There’s now a 3D tour of the space on the website!

Advertising: We have free lessons! See below for more information. If there’s an instrument you want to learn, or if you’re interested in teaching, come talk to us.

Treasurer: Dues are $10 yearly, practice fees are $5 since we’re at the end of the semester. Pay dues before booking practice time. If you pay your dues, you’ll get a T-shirt.

Vice President: I am in charge of booking practice times, so after paying dues and practice fees, come talk to me. If you have any other questions, come talk to me. After practicing in the space, make sure you turn everything off, wrap up cables, and have the info desk lock up the space. Talk to a GSM at the desk or call the number if they’re not there.

President: This Sunday, December 4th, we’ll be having our GTMN Christmas party! We’ll be doing a white elephant gift exchange and handing out Foamies, which are sorta like superlatives. Also come to the show this Friday!

General Announcements:

Ryan: Next Tuesday at 7:30 in the Couch Building will be Kappa Kappa Psi’s Night of Musicianship! It’ll be a lot of short sets organized by people in the instrumental music program. I will make an appearance.

Jack: I run a radio show called Live at WREK, where you can tune in tomorrow to 91.1 for a variety show for modular synth, solo saxophone, and dumb bass stuff. It’s a good time.

Krish: Next Tuesday at 5 p.m. at McCamish Pavillion will be the Capstone Expo! You should go since it’s free and there’s some really cool stuff and I’ll be there.

Chris: I haven’t bought a ticket yet, but I wanna go to the Animals as Leaders concert at Terminal West next Wednesday the 7th. I can drive you if you’re interested.

Sam: I’m looking for a new practice amp, so let me know if you’re selling one or if you have any recommendations.

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21 Nov

Musician’s Network Meeting Minutes 11/21/2016

Happy Thanksgiving! Go eat some food!

The last show of the semester will be December 2nd with The Merry Go Rounds, The Future Babes, James Hunter USA, and Priam! It’ll be The Merry Go Rounds’ last show ever as well as Priam’s first show.

No open mic this week!

We offer free lessons! See the bottom of this email for details.

We’re having a Christmas Party December 4th! Invite your friends! Suggest Foamies and bring a gift for the white elephant gift exchange!

Check us out online at gtmn.org!

There will be a strike system for practicing after hours. Please clean up after yourself in the practice room, and please have the GSMs lock up the space when you’re finished. Wrap your cables, put away microphones, etc. 

The 2nd meeting of next semester, we’ll be holding officer elections.

Officer Announcements:

Advertising: We’re always looking for more people to make flyers and get involved in advertising, so if you’re interested, come talk to me, our other advertising officer, our Minister of Propaganda, or our Booking Officer.

Equipment Manager: I’ll be out of town this week, so I won’t be holding sound class. I manage equipment. I also run the studio, so if you need anything recorded, or have any questions about the space, come talk to me.

Advertising: We have free lessons! See below for more information. If there’s an instrument you want to learn, or if you’re interested in teaching, come talk to us.

Social Chair: Thanks to everyone who came out to the tie-dye event! If you paid dues, come see me to get a shirt.
On the topic of T-shirts:

1. Cover dyed fabric with plastic wrap to keep damp. Let set 6-8 hours or longer for most intense colors. Fully rinse dyed fabric in warm water until all extra dye is removed and water runs clear – removing rubber bands if used.

2. Fill washer to large load setting with hottest water suitable for the fabric and a small amount of laundry soap. Wash and dry separately.

Wash separately the first few washes. Do not allow dyed fabric to rest wet on other items.

Minister of Propaganda: This show is gonna be incredible. I am in charge of all things advertising. Our advertising committee, the Ministry of Propaganda, is a great way to get involved with the club; we produce flyers, chalk out on Skiles walkway, and more. You don’t have to be an officer to join.

Open Mic:  No open mic this week! December 1st will be the last open mic of the semester. I’m also in charge of live sound, so if you’re interested in learning more about that, come talk to me. I teach live sound classes Sundays at noon. I also run the YouTube channel, so if there’s anything you want to see, or you want to get involved with filming or photography, come talk to me.

General Manager: We’re looking to hire a new student manager and two desk workers for next semester. Additionally, our hours will be 9-5 Wednesday of reading week to Wednesday of finals week; we’ll be closed Thursday and Friday of that week. I run the space as a music lounge/study space/designated on-campus nap area during the day. If you have music requests during the day, talk to whoever’s working. We’re open 9-6 every day during the week. I am also in charge booking for all GT Orgs events at utcorgbooking@gmail.com. GT Orgs must pay for a sound engineer to work the space. Further details are on the website.

Secretary: I organize and send out meeting minutes. If you need to join Orgsync or get on the mailing list, come talk to me or email me at secretary@gtmn.org.

IT: I run the website at gtmn.org, where you can find pretty much anything about Musician’s Network. If you see anything you think should go on the website, don’t hesitate to let me know. I’m also working with Austin on a 3D tour of the space.

Treasurer: Dues are $10 yearly, practice fees are $10 since we’re at the end of the semester. Pay dues before booking practice time. Also we’ll eventually get T-shirts, which are free for everyone who’s paid dues.

Booking: The last show of the semester is December 2nd! If there’s a band you wanna see or if you’re interested in joining the booking committee, come talk to me.

Vice President: I am in charge of booking practice times, so after paying dues and practice fees, come talk to me. If you have any other questions, come talk to me. After practicing in the space, make sure you turn everything off, wrap up cables, and have the info desk lock up the space. Talk to a GSM at the desk or call the number if they’re not there.

President: Next Sunday, December 4th, we’ll be having a GTMN Christmas party! We’ll be doing a white elephant gift exchange and handing out Foamies, which are sorta like superlatives.

General Announcements:

Jed: I just put out a super short ep! It’s like 6 minutes long. I have something planned for winter break so follow me on SoundCloud.

Jack: Merritt is looking good today.

Mitchell: My band Tornadoes of Light is looking for a bassist. Contact me if you’re interested at mitchell.mazzoni@yahoo.com.

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14 Nov

Musician’s Network Meeting Minutes 11/14/2016

New Band Showcase Finals are November 18th! The lineup is Koalaville (previously known as Whoopensocker), Tornadoes of Light, and Junior Prom.

Final show of the semester will be December 2nd with The Merry Go Rounds, The Future Babes, James Hunter USA, and Priam! It’ll be The Merry Go Rounds’ last show ever as well as Priam’s first show.

Open Mic is Thursday at 8:00, with signups at 7:30.

We offer free lessons! See the bottom of this email for details.

Check us out online at gtmn.org!

We’re having a Groovy Friday this Thursday at 11:00 on Skiles!

There will be a strike system for practicing after hours. Please have the GSMs lock up the space when you’re finished.

Officer Announcements:

Booking: New Band Showcase Finals are this Friday November 18th! If there’s a band you wanna see or if you’re interested in joining the booking committee, come talk to me!

Social Chair: We’re also gonna be tie-dyeing UTC T-shirts this Friday November 18 at 4 p.m. Stick around for New Band Showcase Finals!

Advertising: We need a new flyer for New Band Showcase Finals! We’re always looking for more people to make flyers and get involved in advertising, so if you’re interested, come talk to me, our other advertising officer, our Minister of Propaganda, or our booking officer.

Minister of Propaganda: I am in charge of all things advertising. Our advertising committee, the Ministry of Propaganda, is a great way to get involved with the club; we produce flyers, chalk out on Skiles walkway, and more. You don’t have to be an officer to join.

Advertising: We have free lessons! See below for more information. If there’s an instrument you want to learn, or if you’re interested in teaching, come talk to us.

Equipment Manager: I manage equipment. I also run the studio, so if you need anything recorded, or have any questions about the space, come talk to me.

Treasurer: Dues are $10 yearly, practice fees are $10 since we’re at the end of the semester. Pay dues before booking practice time. Also we’ll eventually get T-shirts, which are free for everyone who’s paid dues.

IT: I run the website at gtmn.org, where you can find pretty much anything about Musician’s Network. If you see anything you think should go on the website, don’t hesitate to let me know. I’m also working with Austin on a 3D tour of the space.

Secretary: I organize and send out meeting minutes. If you need to join Orgsync or get on the mailing list, come talk to me or email me at secretary@gtmn.org.

General Manager: If you’re curious about Student Center renovation, come talk to me. I run the space as a music lounge/study space/designated on-campus nap area during the day. If you have music requests during the day, talk to whoever’s working. We’re open 9-6 every day during the week. We’re starting Planet Earth Mondays, where we show episodes of Planet Earth during daytime hours. I am also in charge booking for all GT Orgs events at utcorgbooking@gmail.com. GT Orgs must pay for a sound engineer to work the space. Further details are on the website.

Open Mic:  I run Open Mic nights every Thursday from 8:00 to 11:00, with signups at 7:30. I’m also in charge of live sound, so if you’re interested in learning more about that, come talk to me. I teach live sound classes Sundays at noon. I also run the YouTube channel, so if there’s anything you want to see, or you want to get involved with filming or photography, come talk to me.

Vice President: I am in charge of booking practice times, so after paying dues and practice fees, come talk to me. If you have any other questions, come talk to me. After practicing in the space, make sure you turn everything off, wrap up cables, and have the info desk lock up the space. Talk to a GSM at the desk or call the number if they’re not there.

President: There’s a suggestion box on the website! If you have any suggestions, feel free to  submit them there.

General Announcements:

Jed: I’m one half of the new band Junior Prom along with Claire and we’re playing New Band Showcase Finals. It’d be cool if you came out, we have some cool songs which we think don’t suck. We’re taking your suggestions for songs! Suggest ideas here. Also I do my own solo things and I’m putting out a solo EP at the end of the week. It’s gonna be sick.

Caroline: My band the Merry Go Rounds is playing for the last time Friday December 2nd! We have a lot of merch, so if you come you can get free merch. Also Sunday December 4th will be the Musician’s Network Christmas Party! We’ll be giving out Foamies, which are sort of like superlatives but they’re totally ridiculous.

Chris: My band the Organ Machines has a show at Smith’s on Thursday. It’s $8, and it’s gonna be a kinda short show which is cool. Also it’s the day before my birthday so you should all be there.

Gabe: Come to New Band Showcase Finals, they’re all really good. Also this spring I may be buying at least one pineapple a week, so I’m gonna have a lot of extra pineapples. Tell me if you have extra pineapples.

 

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08 Nov

Musician’s Network Meeting Minutes 11/7/2016

New Band Showcase semifinals is this Wednesday and Friday, November 9th and 11th! Finals are November 18th! Wednesday’s lineup is Whoopensocker, Cold Spring Glen, Bees Question Mark, and Tornadoes of Light. Friday’s lineup is Junior Prom and Trader Joe’s.

Final show of the semester will be December 2nd with The Merry Go Rounds, The Future Babes, James Hunter USA, and Priam! It’ll be The Merry Go Rounds’ last show ever as well as Priam’s first show.

Open Mic is Thursday at 8:00, with signups at 7:30.

We offer free lessons! See the bottom of this email for details.

There will be a strike system for practicing after hours. Please have the GSMs lock up the space when you’re finished.

Officer Announcements:

IT: I run the website at gtmn.org, where you can find pretty much anything about Musician’s Network. If you see anything you think should go on the website, don’t hesitate to let me know. I’m also working with Austin on a 3D tour of the space.

Social Chair: We’re also gonna be tie-dyeing UTC T-shirts November 18 at 4 p.m. The date hasn’t been confirmed, but stay connected on social media.

Booking: New Band Showcase semifinals is November 9th and 11th! If there’s a band you wanna see or if you’re interested in joining the booking committee, come talk to me!
I’m also running New Band Showcase! It’s a battle-of-the-bands type competition where you get together and form bands, or sign up an already existing band, and compete for prizes! First place wins free studio recording, second place wins a spot on a bill sometime during the semester, and third place wins free practice time.

Advertising: We need a new flyer for New Band Showcase! We’re always looking for more people to make flyers and get involved in advertising, so if you’re interested, come talk to me, our other advertising officer, our Minister of Propaganda, or our booking officer.

Secretary: I organize and send out meeting minutes. If you need to join Orgsync or get on the mailing list, come talk to me or email me at secretary@gtmn.org.

General Manager: If you’re curious about Student Center renovation, come talk to me. I run the space as a music lounge/study space/designated on-campus nap area during the day. If you have music requests during the day, talk to whoever’s working. We’re open 9-6 every day during the week. We’re starting Planet Earth Mondays, where we show episodes of Planet Earth during daytime hours. I am also in charge booking for all GT Orgs events at utcorgbooking@gmail.com. GT Orgs must pay for a sound engineer to work the space. Further details are on the website.

Advertising: We have free lessons! See below for more information. If there’s an instrument you want to learn, or if you’re interested in teaching, come talk to us.

Open Mic:  I run Open Mic nights every Thursday from 8:00 to 11:00, with signups at 7:30. I’m also in charge of live sound, so if you’re interested in learning more about that, come talk to me. I teach live sound classes Sundays at noon. I also run the YouTube channel, so if there’s anything you want to see, or you want to get involved with filming or photography, come talk to me.

Equipment Manager: I manage equipment. I also run the studio, so if you need anything recorded, or have any questions about the space, come talk to me.

Treasurer: Dues are $10 yearly, practice fees are $10 since we’re at the end of the semester. Pay dues before booking practice time. Also we’ll eventually get T-shirts, which are free for everyone who’s paid dues.

Minister of Propaganda: I am in charge of all things advertising. Our advertising committee, the Ministry of Propaganda, is a great way to get involved with the club; we produce flyers, chalk out on Skiles walkway, and more. You don’t have to be an officer to join.

Vice President: I am in charge of booking practice times, so after paying dues and practice fees, come talk to me. If you have any other questions, come talk to me. After practicing in the space, make sure you turn everything off, wrap up cables, and have the info desk lock up the space. Talk to a GSM at the desk or call the number if they’re not there.

President: There’s a suggestion box on the website! If you have any suggestions, feel free to  submit them there.

General Announcements:

Merritt: I run songwriting workshop! We meet at 7 on Wednesdays in room 2208, the Spring room.

Claire: I’m half of new band Junior Prom, and we’ll be playing Friday. You may know people Wednesday but you should also definitely come out Friday. We haven’t actually played together.

Jed: I’m the other half of Junior Prom and we need song titles and lyrics. Contribute all your ridiculous ideas here. You will be credited. Also Claire, Krish, Alex McIntyre, and I get together once or twice a week to play sports. Right now it’s beach volleyball by the CRC. Come talk to me if you’re interested.

Elliot: I’m part of GT Hillel and this Friday we’ll be selling challah for charity. Preorders are available here.

Jack: I started a grindcore band and we’re meeting 3 – 6 on Thursdays.

Ryan: My band Identikit made its first appearance at the open mic at The Mammal Gallery. They liked us enough that we’ll be playing a show there this Thursday around 9. It’s all ages and $5 at the door. If you’re interested in seeing a progressive klezmer band, you should come out.

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