Artist Signup      Login       Political Pipeline        Review/Commentary           COMMUNITY        Add New Topic          
Bryon Tosoff
Views for this Topic: 405

11/9/2018 5:11:55 PM
Maybe it help to post your eligible songs here fellow artists

11/6/2018 2:36:13 PM
Adolphe Sax’s 201st Birthday today inventor of the

11/5/2018 10:50:04 AM
Facebook as a disease

11/3/2018 3:47:16 PM

11/1/2018 4:11:00 PM
Dont put your smartphone iphone in jean back pocket

10/31/2018 2:36:57 PM
Jazzy CAFE NOIR with duane flock and paul wainwright streaming at imp

10/30/2018 12:02:02 PM
Building a following as an artist

10/29/2018 2:07:11 PM
Listening Spree

10/19/2018 2:34:43 PM

10/19/2018 12:17:55 PM

10/14/2018 12:37:11 PM
Music Modernatization Act-explained in detail-article link

10/11/2018 4:22:13 PM
The Music Modernization Act Signed into Law, A Message from CEO Michael Huppe

10/2/2018 3:44:56 PM
VOYAGER TWO. piano interpretation of its travels

9/28/2018 3:50:45 PM
Teens break into Colorado weed shop and steal oregano instead of pot

9/27/2018 4:48:33 PM
Recently i have completed

8/27/2018 4:56:14 PM
Road to Discovery-featuring Duane flock and Paul Wainwright

8/24/2018 12:14:07 AM
Away for some time. major fixing -structural problems to my house

7/25/2018 12:40:33 PM
Steve April scores on spotify on indie featuring station

7/24/2018 1:14:08 PM
I crawled Inside a piano and found a mouse

7/24/2018 11:48:45 AM
Current Projects I am doing or near done

7/23/2018 6:30:01 PM
Keep songs simple -instrumentals and w lyrics

7/19/2018 11:08:45 PM
today was dunging out studio time

7/18/2018 1:25:49 PM
Doing Covers

7/8/2018 11:30:07 AM
Drake’s ‘Scorpion’ Becomes The First Album To Hit 1 Billion Streams In Its First Week

7/6/2018 1:54:16 PM
Fundraiser for bluevoodoo lead singer guitarist article. help ricks heart

7/1/2018 9:11:38 PM
The internet in China, how it is changing with new rules

6/30/2018 11:36:18 PM

6/30/2018 8:32:54 PM
Wasp flew out of my

6/29/2018 1:33:03 PM
Speaking of the Beatles, here are all 213 songs they did rated first to worst

6/29/2018 12:52:20 PM
Norms Featured Artist of the Week on Desperado Revue thebluevoodoo

6/26/2018 3:11:38 PM
Sound Exchange report, Capitol Hill and Sirius XM Settlement $150 million

6/26/2018 12:05:48 PM
My Hope for Peace and Love throughout this world. We need it. It's Time

6/26/2018 1:32:54 AM
Why do I keep breaking my little toe

6/24/2018 12:06:50 PM
I came from another dimension via a wormhole

6/22/2018 2:23:31 PM
why we need a SPACE FORCE

6/14/2018 11:40:18 PM
45 45 45 45

6/14/2018 11:33:46 PM
LEGO'S ~!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

6/14/2018 10:31:05 PM
Its a way of escape. when the pain becomes unbearable. the only way out

6/3/2018 8:22:47 PM
Artist I am promoting shoots up to #1 at CHSR Fredricton N B

5/26/2018 10:59:33 AM
Way past a haircut

5/25/2018 12:42:35 PM

5/24/2018 1:47:47 PM
will I be banned for doing this.

5/24/2018 1:32:02 PM
Cockroach milk-the new super food

5/23/2018 9:47:55 AM
It's a game

5/22/2018 12:41:23 PM
US EX PATS in Canada and elsewhere

5/22/2018 11:06:58 AM
political pipeline

5/21/2018 5:24:34 PM
broke my eensy weensy bitty toe

5/20/2018 2:47:57 PM
Trust Fund boy or girl

5/19/2018 3:34:16 PM
Ice Cream

5/18/2018 11:26:35 AM
Directing Traffic, helping make this world a better place

5/16/2018 6:48:28 PM
YouTube just added songwriter, label and publisher credits to millions of songs

5/16/2018 9:11:21 AM
Tracking releases to radio, and racoons eat my fish

5/14/2018 11:05:56 AM
Summertime and the call of the wild

5/11/2018 2:59:38 PM
Phone rings, "hey do you still have the goats for sale"

5/10/2018 12:31:06 PM

5/10/2018 12:20:27 PM

5/8/2018 12:46:59 PM

5/6/2018 2:41:54 PM
I've gone rogue

5/4/2018 2:27:24 PM
planting potatoes -just keep planting potatoes

5/2/2018 5:10:18 PM
YOU ME HAVE NO RIGHTS , you dont think so, you are deceived if you do

5/1/2018 12:55:14 PM
George Carlin on global warming

4/30/2018 11:16:15 PM
We are getting stupider, dumber, and you cant stop it. that is why music and everything else is going to hell

4/26/2018 4:43:35 PM
The U.S. House of Representatives passed the Music Modernization Act (H.R. 5447) by a unanimous vote - 415-0.

4/10/2018 11:23:30 AM
Song with Sax player Paul Wainwright FLY INTO SPACE

3/24/2018 5:58:04 PM
Dropping for a Spell

12/23/2017 5:00:00 PM
Need some input, is this song appropriate for cdbaby spotify radio?

12/17/2017 4:12:59 PM
Music don't owe anybody a living

12/14/2017 2:13:34 PM
Project I am going to be helping promote

12/14/2017 1:52:28 PM
The Accidental Origin of the Hit Song ‘American Woman’

11/28/2017 4:52:23 PM
in the early 70s I wanted to be a Sportscaster

11/27/2017 5:08:02 PM

11/23/2017 2:05:11 PM

11/12/2017 3:39:06 PM

11/12/2017 11:34:40 AM
Christmas songs and stations

11/11/2017 2:02:35 PM

11/11/2017 1:51:34 PM

11/10/2017 2:54:51 PM
wait a damn bloody minute, who is this Verity Keen,who is she,really?

11/10/2017 2:30:54 PM
anyone see 60 minutes program on Prodigy ALMA DEUTSCHER stunningly amazing

11/9/2017 1:50:51 PM

11/9/2017 12:13:35 PM
somebody posted in the political!!!

11/7/2017 5:30:03 PM
my new songs this year

11/3/2017 12:14:48 PM
Idiots Of The Internet

11/1/2017 1:11:36 AM
A very warm october day , then snow perhaps soon!

10/29/2017 8:15:09 PM
Time out for music today

10/25/2017 4:47:39 PM
Back in the Promo saddle

10/18/2017 3:59:31 PM
So many artists, so much music. how the hell did I find myself here?

10/18/2017 12:01:50 PM
Gord Downie Tragically Hip singer passes away at 53

10/13/2017 2:44:04 PM
My greatest Joy

10/9/2017 7:47:19 PM
When in doubt do a cover song

10/3/2017 6:48:11 PM
a dream said play these notes

10/2/2017 11:39:25 PM
TMZ reported Petty was “still clinging to life” media pulling back obit announcements

9/30/2017 11:26:37 PM

9/30/2017 1:47:00 PM
Can you spare a half hour a week to listen to IMP artists ?

9/28/2017 2:02:51 PM
Sweet Baby Blues with duane flock and paul wainwright

9/22/2017 12:59:58 PM
Current happenings w Bryinski. lots going on in my world-of course!! its never boring!

9/16/2017 2:50:21 PM
My Love Calls-a single coming out October 1st

9/15/2017 1:16:12 PM
Stargazer-new release by Bryon Tosoff

8/25/2017 2:17:28 PM
reach top ten on the "X" terresterial radio in Kamloops jazz albums charts

8/21/2017 7:30:44 PM
Pandora approved my first album ! holding to the dream album!! exciting

7/26/2017 2:36:04 PM
I got verified on Spotify!


IAC Prime Member


Bryon Tosoff

10/18/2017 3:59:31 PM ---- Updated 10/18/2017 5:53:54 PM

So many artists, so much music. how the hell did I find myself here?
From my old saying, “So many artists, so much music, throw me a life preserver, I am drowning”

Here is the original I put it up with the expleted deleted, not deleted


So y'all I have promoted artists for 15 years

Over that time I have seen lotsa cryin and tears
Its not for lack of these people not trying
but some careers are destined for dying

Many in the music biz dont have a clue
that is why most wear only one shoe
They spent all their money on guitars and amps
that is why they only have one pair of pants

To succeed in this damn biz you have to sacrifice
Just thinking its easy is like throwing the dice
you see, I know i have helped many succeed
and it wasnt just talent that made them try ,it was greed

Its having that Greed and drive for success to make it
and you know I helped many but you gotta really gotta shake it
Well you all know what I am a saying
It takes more then wishing hoping and praying

and I can guarantee you aint going to be an overnight star
It takes lots of pain practice suffering and even having no car
So for those of you who think its just going to happen on the internet
well you are deceived because it takes blood tears and lots of sweat

You have to get out there and work your fuckin chops
and you cant just bring me or others a bunch of crap and slop
So get out there you guys and do your thing
and then, maybe someday, I will hear you sing

Add Comment

Father Time

10/18/2017 4:07:21 PM

What's interesting is there are people like you, Bryon, and people on the other end of the spectrum who will never ever ever click on a music or video link.

Add Comment

Bob Balsley

10/18/2017 4:16:29 PM

Bryon good advice and it rhymes-i can usually only manage one or the other ( or neither) Honestly I get inspired by listening and stealing (borrowing) ideas. Cuts both ways though, some songs are so good that I never want to write again.

Add Comment

Bryon Tosoff

10/18/2017 4:35:36 PM ---- Updated 10/18/2017 5:59:18 PM

To clarify , I have scaled down my operations. do a few artists here and there once in a blue its far too demanding and challenging in this day and age.

by the way, this was in my notes from 2015 and i just rediscovered by accident ,when I was looking for something for my submission to a licensing company. it is actually entitled the promoter cynic

I did not find what I thought I could, which I knew I did, so I have to do it all anew.

As for me.
Now as a musician in the wilderness, lost and wandering.perhaps treading water maybe myself drowning, and perhaps deluding my own self that I can be successful

But you have to be at least attempting to appear out in the world,if you dont, you will disappear , so in spite of the challenges, the frustrations, the dead ends and hitting the wall so to speak, one has to be in it for more then the FAME, (obviously) MONEY (cause there is less of it split between us all) so INVEST in yourself and SURROUND yourself with people who BELIEVE in you!!

keep on going, do your best, enjoy the challenge in this the spinning ball and the ether that surrounds you

YOU MAKE YOUR OWN WORLD, so get involved around the internet or playing your chops when you can.

But for me, if I get satisfaction of doing a song and look at the result,liking it , then I have succeeded, yet if someone else is moved by it and listens and likes it, well that is pretty cool too.

no expectations, no disappointments

Add Comment


10/18/2017 5:18:15 PM

The only thing I expect is to wake up each morning still Black as ever! At my age waking up is a really cool thing. Never know when the grim reaper might creep in on a brotha and steal my light. But my main remedy is to be thankful for all the small things in life and stay hopeful for better things. I know the odds are stacked up against me but I have beaten the odds over and over again. I was told I would never walk again after my stroke in 2003. I was up the next day dragging my left leg down the hallway. Within 6 months I was walking with a slight limp. Now I get up every morning and powerwalk 4 1/2 miles. I am built Navy tough. Taught to never give up and so I won't. Ever! Give up! until I have written and produced every song that wants to come out of me. Success is relevant to the individual perspective. My selling 10,000 CD's is considered laughable according to industry standards. But to an old indie artist like me it is a success worth being thankful for. No, I may never be a household name but I do know that about 10,000 people have consistently considered my music worth a buy. For me, that is a great success! You have to pick your successes and let them lead you to greater ones. That is what they use to tell us during the civil rights protests. Stand your ground face the enemy with a smile and they will be so confused that they won't know how to deal with you. That is the advice that a Marine Sargeant once gave us in Vietnam when we were hunkered down in harms way. I can still see myself standing there trying to fully understand what he meant while a tropical storm passed by. When they came at us it was so many that I didn't even aim. I just started firing in their direction and watching them fall. They had us pinned down for three days. Then, I touched the SGT. to ask him a question and he fell over dead. That meant that me, a seventeen year old was now the ranking man and in charge. I got my guys back to the base alive but it was one step at a time. I had to keep them motivated and ready just in case another skirmish broke out. So, I repeated the seargents words so often that we all believed it. We made it back to the boat and that was victory #1. Then we made it back out into the river. Victory #2. Caught some catfish and fried them up #3. etc. etc. All the way until I got back the base. I was put up for the Navy Cross but didn't get it. My music life has been the same way. I stay thankful for each little victory while remaining hopeful that one day I will win the war. The first 20 years in this industry didn't yield much to be thankful for but the last 20 have been quit fruitful comparably. It's sort of like the lottery. Odds are that you probably won't win it. But, if you don't play, you definately won't win it.

Add Comment

Bryon Tosoff

10/18/2017 5:31:03 PM

yeah for Stoneman. always love your shares of your life challenges and successes

onward.so in closing learn the biz, work your chops, stay the course. dont give up.

fight the battle..


Add Comment

bp deignan

10/18/2017 6:43:31 PM

"no expectations, no disappointments"

well said...

Add Comment

Psyche's Muse

10/19/2017 2:09:49 AM

Damn! Stoneman! Cool "NICK" Name. You deserve it too! Sorry 'bout that Navy Cross though... and then "receiving" that damned spitted out "lugey" instead!?? Wow, now I feel ya! Here's to you, Stoneman... "Make It Through Another Night!"

Add Comment

Shoe City Sound

10/19/2017 7:45:44 AM

Bryon and Stoneman - thanks you guys. I woke up in such a difficult frame of mind and was just searching around for some distraction to get back into reality and not take myself so damn seriously. So as I was reading, this thread turned the corner for me today... you are both so wonderful and amazing. Life is good. Music is the best thing in the world. It always takes you somewhere better.

Add Comment

Bryon Tosoff

10/19/2017 11:49:17 AM

hey Dolores, cheers to you and good cosmic vibes , perhaps a collab sometime again



Add Comment

Shoe City Sound

10/19/2017 11:59:52 AM

Oh I know! that would be fun :)

Add Comment


10/20/2017 1:31:46 AM

Big ups to you D. It always makes me feel good to know that a share from me was helpful. Sending you big musical hugs my friend.

Much Respect,

Add Comment

        ©2015-16 IndieMusicPeople.com      All Rights Reserved