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08 Feb

Musician’s Network Meeting Minutes 2/8/2016

Officer Announcements:

IT: Today I added a suggestion box page! If you have anything to suggest, you know where to look.

Advertising Officer: Three weeks from now, February 26th, we have a show with Crystal Maverick, My Son Gordeaux, Ferris, and Fourshores.

Social Chair: Our social event for February will be on the 20th. We’ll be watching Scott Pilgrim, and it’s also a potluck, so bring food too.

Advertising Officer: We offer lessons! See below for the schedule.

Equipment Manager: I have nothing to report.

Treasurer: Dues are $10 yearly, practice fees are $15 per semester. Pay dues before booking practice time. You can get a T-shirt today if you pay your dues.

Open Mic: I run Open Mic nights every Thursday. Last week’s open mic was awesome, you should come to this week’s too. Signups are at 8:00 and the show starts at 8:30. I also run the YouTube channel, so if there’s anything you want to see, come talk to me. Last week I also posted the video of last weekend’s Antarcticats show. It was awesome.

General Manager: I run the space during the day. I am taking over the booking for all GT Orgs events at utcorgbooking@gmail.com. GT Orgs don’t pay booking fees, but must pay for a sound engineer to work the space. If you want

Booking: As you were walking in, you heard James Hunter’s new EP Fortress.

Minister of Propaganda: This Saturday, we’re having a Lint & Loose Change release party with performances by James Hunter USA and the Merry Go Rounds as well as an open mic and readings from this month’s issue. Also, if you’re interested in teaching lessons, come talk to me.

Lint & Loose Change: We’re accepting submissions for our February issue! Submit at llczine@gmail.com. The submission deadline is Thursday, February 11th. We take writing, art, and original music submissions. Valentine’s weekend we’re also having a Lint & Loose Change release party featuring James Hunter USA and Really Sorry.

Secretary: I organize and send out meeting minutes. If you need to join Jacketpages or get on the mailing list, 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.

President: We’ve installed a suggestion box on the website, so if you see anything that needs improving, let us know!

General Announcements:

Chris Deese: My band Figurant is releasing an EP soon! It’s currently in the mastering stages. Stay tuned for details.

Claire: My friend Smrithi is a vocalist looking for an alt-rock band to play with. Email her at smirthi001@e.ntu.edu.sg.

Jack: I’m going to see Sunn O))) in April, if you’re interested come talk to me.

Jed: I offer ukulele lessons, but this week all my ukuleles are being repaired so I can’t provide any.

Chad: I’m senior curmudgeon officer. This Friday my band Antarcticats is playing a free show at Tin Roof Cantina, it’s 21+.

Lessons:

Jason George – Guitar – Wednesday 5-6

Jed Paz – Ukulele – Contact for details at jedpaz@gatech.edu

Austin Cheshire – Live sound – Sunday 12-1

Chris Deese – Studio sound – Sunday 11-12

Taylor Kuter – Drums – Contact for details at taylork1217@gmail.com

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01 Feb

Musician’s Network Meeting Minutes 2/1/2016

Officer Announcements:

 

Booking: If you’re interested in booking a show, come talk to me. This Friday February 7th we’re hosting a show with Antarcticats, King Guru, Those Manic Seas, and 10th Letter.

Open Mic: I run Open Mic nights every Thursday! Signups are at 8:00 and the show starts at 8:30. Last week’s open mic was pretty small, but this week I think we can change that. I also run the YouTube channel, so if there’s anything you want to see, come talk to me.

Minister of Propaganda: This week we have a show with Antarcticats, King Guru, Those Manic Seas, and 10th Letter. Next week we have the Lint & Loose Change release show featuring James Hunter USA and Really Sorry. The week after that we have a show with Crystal Maverick, My Son Gordeaux, Ferris, and Fourshores. We also host free lessons! See below for the schedule.

Lint & Loose Change: We’re accepting submissions for our February issue! Submit at llczine@gmail.com. The submission deadline is February 10th. We take writing, art, and original music submissions. Valentine’s weekend we’re also having a Lint & Loose Change release party featuring James Hunter USA and Really Sorry.

Secretary: I organize and send out meeting minutes. If you need to join Jacketpages or get on the mailing list, come talk to me.

IT: I run the website. I’m currently updating everything from the old officers, and I’m just trying to make it look better in general. I’m also probably going to be changing around the pages on the website altogether. If you go to the website and you can’t find anything, talk to me or email me and I’ll try to fix it.

Social Chair: One of my duties is to hold a social event every month! This month’s event will be a movie night and potluck/squadsgiving, and it’ll be February 20th. We’re currently taking suggestions on what movie we’ll be showing.

Advertising Officer: This week we have a show with

Equipment Manager: If you have any questions on studio booking or production, come talk to me.

Advertising Officer: We have the LLC release show February 13th featuring James Hunter USA and Really Sorry.

Treasurer: Dues are $10 yearly, practice fees are $15 per semester. Pay dues before booking practice time. You can get a T-shirt today if you pay your dues.

General Manager: I run the space during the day. I am taking over the booking for all GT Orgs events at utcorgbooking@gmail.com. GT Orgs don’t pay booking fees, but must pay for a sound engineer to work the space.

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.

President: I’m the new President! I have nothing to report.

 

General Announcements:
 

Roshni: (a stunning rendition of “Final Countdown” on kazoo)

Daniel Dotson and I will be doing a kazoo cover of something at this week’s open mic.

Taylor: Snarky Puppy is playing sometime in April, so if anyone wants to snag tickets with me come talk to me.

Jed: I teach ukulele lessons! If you don’t have a ukulele, that’s okay because I have a bunch of them.

Chad: I play in a band called Antarcticats. We’re pretty important.

Chris: Alex and I are in a band called the Organ Machines and we’re playing at Smith’s Olde Bar on Saturday at 9 p.m.

Jack: My band Kucoshka is playing at a house venue on Saturday, you should definitely come.

Carter: Georgia Board of Regents just voted to add a music technology B.S. degree here at Georgia Tech. It’s really exciting.

Jack: I’m going to see Napalm Death, Melvins, and Melt Banana. If you’re interested come talk to me.

Alex: I’m no longer president, but if you still want a hug, come talk to me.

Tanika: Coloring pages are on the table in the front, and we’ll be posting an objective best colorer somewhere in the space. Fight. Win.

 

Lessons:

 

Jason George – Guitar – Wednesday 5-6

Jed Paz – Ukulele – Contact for details at jedpaz@gatech.edu

Austin Cheshire – Live sound – Canceled this week, but contact for private lessons

Chris Deese – Studio sound – Canceled this week, but contact for private lessons

Taylor Kuter – Drums – Contact for details at taylork1217@gmail.com

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25 Jan

Musician’s Network Meeting Minutes 1/25/2016

Officer Announcements:

 

General Manager: I run the space during the day. I have nothing to report.

 

Booking: If you’re interested in booking a show, come talk to me. There’s a show next week with Antarcticats, King Guru, and a touring band from Richmond, VA.

 

Open Mic: I run Open Mic nights every Thursday! Signups are at 8:00 and the show starts at 8:30. I also run the YouTube page. 

 

Treasurer: Dues are $10 yearly, practice fees are $15 per semester. Pay dues before booking practice time. You can get a T-shirt today if you pay your dues.

 

Minister of Propaganda: We don’t have any shows this week, but we do have lessons! See below for the schedule and contact information. If you’re interested in teaching anything, come talk to me.

 

Historian: I have nothing to report, but there will no longer be a historian position after today.

 

IT: Nothing to report as usual, but this is my very last officer report ever, and I am ineligible to run as an officer.

 

Secretary: I organize and send out meeting minutes. If you need to join Jacketpages or get on the mailing list, come talk to me.

 

Lint & Loose Change: We’re accepting submissions for our February issue! Submit at llczine@gmail.com. The submission deadline is February 10th. We take writing, art, and original music submissions. Valentine’s weekend we’re also having a Lint & Loose Change release party featuring Sea Ghost, James Hunter USA, and Really Sorry.

 

Equipment Manager: I do all the rentals for people outside the space and generally fix things related to instruments. I also run the recording studio, so if you have any questions on that, 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. We have a house kit and a half, two keyboards, two basses, and plenty of mics; if you have any other questions, come talk to me. You must pay practice fees before using the practice space. If you ever miss a meeting, you can email me (at my personal email, not at gtpractice) for practice times, but people who are at the meeting take priority, so please come to meetings if you’re looking for specific times. Please take care of the space. When you leave, if the door is not locked, please call the front desk and have them lock the door for you.

 

President: Elections were this week! I am no longer President of MN after this meeting.

 

General Announcements:
 

Chad: I play drums in a band called Antarcticats and we’re playing at Smith’s Olde Bar tomorrow at 7 p.m. It’s 18+, admission is $8.

 

Taylor: I teach drum lessons privately, so if you’re interested contact me at the email below. Also I recently completed writing an indie folk EP, so if you’re interested in playing acoustic bass or banjo or violin come talk to me.

 

Jed: I teach ukulele lessons by appointment, and I also have extra ukuleles in case you don’t have one but you still want to learn.

 

Krish: For those of you who are interested in music technology, Moog is hosting a hackathon this year. It’s a really fun experience, you should go.

 

Tanika: I’m doing music theory lessons! Come talk to me.

 

Chris: My band The Organ Machines is playing Smith’s Olde Bar February 6th, you should come because it’s the day after Alex’s birthday. Also I’m going to see Chon and Contortionist in April.

 

Jack: My band Kucoshka is playing at The Sewing Room February 6th.

 

Annie: I work for the Office of the Arts, and we just started a program called Arts@Tech Ambassadors, so you can apply to work with that if there’s something you really want to see on campus.

 

Alex: Also on The Organ Machines, we’re working on our new album.

 

John: Yes! Hornberger is recording an EP soon!

 

Chris: Also my band Figurant is recording an EP soon too, it’ll be out by early March.

 

Jason: I still have spots open for guitar lessons!

 

Jack: I’m going to At the Drive In in Nashville in March.

 

Election Results:

 

President

Caroline Walden

 

Vice President

Krish Ravindranath

 

Treasurer

Meredith Jacobs

 

Secretary

Nick Bond

 

Minster of Propaganda

Sara Konecny

 

Advertising Officers

Daniel Dotson

Jed Paz

 

General Manager

Tanika Bantukul

 

Booking Officer

Jack Thomson

 

Equipment Manager

Chris Deese

 

IT Officer

Gabe Waksman

 

Open Mic

Austin Cheshire

 

Social Chair

Claire Lacombe

 

Lessons:

 

Jason George – Guitar – Wednesday 5-6

Jed Paz – Ukulele – Contact for details at jedpaz@gatech.edu

Austin Cheshire – Live sound – 12-1

Chris Deese – Studio sound – Sunday 1-2

Taylor Kuter – Drums – Contact for details at taylork1217@gmail.com

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18 Jan

Musician’s Network Meeting Minutes 1/18/2016

Officer Announcements:

Booking: If you’re interested in booking a show, come talk to me. There’s a Halloween in January show Saturday.

Minister of Propaganda: This Saturday at 8 PM, there’s a Halloween in January show with King Guru, Ian and the Ekonomy, Aidan Burns and Wounded Deer, and Ten Dollar Empire, it’s gonna be awesome.

Advertising: If you’re interesting in teaching or taking lessons, come talk to me.

Lint & Loose Change: We’re accepting submissions for our February issue! Submit at llczine@gmail.com. The submission deadline is February 12th. We take writing, art, and original music submissions.

Secretary: I organize and send out meeting minutes. If you need to join Jacketpages or get on the mailing list, come talk to me.

Historian: The position of Historian will die after this meeting.

General Manager: I run the space during the day. Nothing new to report.

Equipment Manager: I do all the rentals for people outside the space and generally fix things related to instruments. I also run the recording studio, so if you have any questions on that, come talk to me. I manage equipment that is yours and mine and ours. Austin (Open Mic) and I will be starting sound classes this week.

Open Mic: I run Open Mic nights every Thursday! Signups are at 8:00 and the show starts at 8:30. Also, Chris (Equipment manager) and I will be running sound classes this week. I also run the YouTube page.

Treasurer: Dues are $10 yearly, practice fees are $15 per semester. Pay dues before booking practice time. You can get a T-shirt today if you pay your dues.

Vice President: I am in charge of booking practice times, so after paying dues and practice fees, come talk to me. We have a house kit and a half, two keyboards, two basses, and plenty of mics; if you have any other questions, come talk to me. You must pay practice fees before using the practice space. If you ever miss a meeting, you can email me (at my personal email, not at gtpractice) for practice times, but people who are at the meeting take priority, so please come to meetings if you’re looking for specific times. Please take care of the space. When you leave, if the door is not locked, please call the front desk and have them lock the door for you.

President: Elections are next week! If you don’t get nominated this week, you can still be nominated next week before elections. Make your speeches short, sweet, and to the point so we’re not here all night.

New Officer Nominations:

President

Caroline Walden

Vice President

Krish Ravindranath

General Manager

Tanika Bantukul

Treasurer

Meredith Jacobs

Secretary

Nick Bond

Equipment Manager

Chris Deese

Booking Officer

Jack Thomson

Minster of Propaganda

Sid Something

Sara Konecny

Daniel Dotson

Advertising Officers

Daniel Dotson

Jed Paz

Charvi Agarwal

Claire Lacombe

Sara Konecny

Sobia Bhatti

IT Officer

Gabe Waksman

Open Mic

Austin Cheshire

Daniel Dotson

Social Chair

Claire Lacombe

John Quinn

Kyle Mackey

Sobia Bhatti

Taylor Kuter

Sara Konecny

General Announcements:

Brian: I wanna start a math rock band, so if you’re interested come talk to me.

Elliot: I started a synth thing recently but I’m not sure what to do, so if anyone wants to help me with it come talk to me.

Jack: My band Kucoshka is playing at the Cleaners February 6th so you should come. It’s all ages and $5 admission. Also if you want to hear Buzzards of Fuzz, they’re playing on 91.1 WREK tomorrow. Tune in!

Jason: I’m starting guitar lessons Wednesdays 5-6.

Chris Deese: I’m in a band called the Organ Machines, and we’re playing at Smith’s Olde Bar February 6th with Buzzards of Fuzz and All of Roxy. It’s 18+.

Tanika: I’m looking to buy a small guitar amp.

Jed: I will be starting individual ukulele lessons, so if you’re interested come talk to me.

Taylor: I’ll be teaching private drum lessons this year so come talk to me for info. Also this Saturday I’m seeing Jukebox the Ghost at The Loft January 23rd.

Alex: Come talk to me about Panic at the Disco and give me a hug after the meeting.

Gabe: I made a really big cookie the other day. If anyone has a big pizza stone or something,

John Quinn: I just want to thank everyone who came out to the show Friday, and if you couldn’t make it, check out the MN YouTube channel for a video of the show.

Sara: If anyone needs a place to live over the summer, come talk to me.

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