David Macias. president of Thirty Monkeys dropped by today. His company offers distribution, sales, and marketing services to independent labels and artists.
David has worked in a number of different aspects of the industry including retail, production, and management. He worked at Artista and EMI before starting Thirty Monkeys. With partner Doug Merrick, he managed Rich Robinson, Hal Ketchum, Suzy Bogguss, and BR549.
We talked about finding/being a good manager, owning your own company as opposed to working for somebody else, production. We also sampled his new project with Mavis Staples of the Staple Singers.
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