tick fucking tock!!
what a thrill to be going through all of your names THANKYOU! - making sure everyone gets into the layout in the proper place - some of you might just... Read more
Almost there! just tracked drums!
What a crazy week - year / whatever! the school is exploding with awesomeness adding an evening program to keep up with the demand for the music business program and... Read more
maaaaaan, friends don't let friends write books ! this is a monster!
almost done - thanks for hanging in there - we're updating and editing pretty much daily.
Great piece in the Chicago Sun Times today
Hello guys - we are 80 pages away! the layout looks fabulous (see previous posts!) and, this article (and video!) might explain another reason why things are taking a little... Read more
SXSW - progress, distractions and the Mayor of Chicago!
Hi guys - it has been a while - we are still moving forwards to get this sucker illustrated, and groovy as all hell! I was just at SXSW for... Read more
november book update from Marteeeen!
November 20, 2013
It has been a while since I updated you and for that I apologize. You might have heard that I am now the Music Business Dept Chair... Read more
arrrright! band smart weekend update
hi guys - we are just looking into hotel discounts - for those of you who haven't booked hotels yet - please hang tight - more info will be forthcoming!... Read more
stay tuned for some important news very very soon!
GREAT progress......new information too - i had 'kickstarter 101' all done and dusted then went to New York City to be... Read more
one year to the day!
ouch! its been a year already - an awful lot has happened - and, as you know from the updates, not all of it good. I'm locked in a hotel... Read more
I'm holed up at a Holiday Inn in Rockford Illinois - waiting to meet up with Chris and Kelly......we are almost there! its going to be a long day of... Read more
progress report April 9th 2013
Hi guys - i am sitting here in Macomb IL getting ready to speak to a bunch of students in the WIU music program - its nice down here and... Read more
the vehicle is wrapped! look for me on the road!
at last the highest pledge level is fulfilled! Took my wrapped vehicle down to SXSW and drove around throwing t-shirts at people! We are hard at work on the book... Read more
so very very sad today
So sad to report that Eric McNary passed at around 9am today in Florida surrounded by family. peace brother - I am so happy that our creative DNA is forever... Read more
Martin Atkins Kickstarter important update
Many of you have been looking for an update on the progress of the Band:Smart. Well, in so many ways Eric McNary has been a huge part of the progress... Read more
important december update
hello guys - just wanted to let you know that a new update is coming soon - just, working on the words....
Oct 2nd progress report
Hi all - its getting very close- Eric has 300 pages (nearly) to lay out and we're busy getting the last 300+ + pages edited and organised - as... Read more
progress! very happy........Sept 23rd
I've been in Detroit with Eric McNary who put WTTMBYF'd for me.....making terrific progress and very excited to keep this moving......attached is a page or two so you can see... Read more
all of the shirts and wttmbyf'd books have gone out - once again - if you are the person who has received the 'this is a really bad... Read more
Hi everyone - maaaaan, crazy busy and still whittling on the book - well, whittling isn't accurate - I'm actually attacking it with an axe - going for a Jack... Read more
thankyou thankyou thankyou
what an awesome day of people jumping in to the pool with all the rest of us!
I am resisiting the urge to write on my ass in magic marker,... Read more