Don't Give Up Your Day Job

Don’t Give Up Your Day Job is a podcast series presented by Bobby Kennedy and Danny McCrum.

An insight into the careers of creative professionals: musicians, producers, actors, comedians, directors and more.  Creative professionals are fascinating characters who work hard and overcome many personal and professional obstacles.  They are dedicated, multi-skilled risk takers who make great sacrifices and we think this is worth celebrating.  So we’re shining a light on the subject and we hope this will be a great resource for those pursuing a career in the arts and an interesting and inspiring listen for everybody else.  

You can find more episodes at www.dontgiveupyourdayjob.co.nz

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Don't Give Up Your Day Job speaks with pianist Rachel LaFond about giving up her day job to travel the world and ending up in New Zealand.
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This episode on Don't Give Up Your Day Job we chat to Scotty Pearson of Elemeno P fame about the bands abrupt rise to fame and being kicked out of the States.
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Don't Give Up Your Day Job brings you another insight into the creative industries, this week with Dave Johnston, Tui-Award winning drummer and composer.
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Mukpuddy is an independent studio that has stubbornly worked through many set backs and false starts before finally getting the green light on their biggest project to date: The Barefoot Bandits
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"When opportunity is in front of you: first, do you see it? Second do you go for it? Third, can you handle the sacrifice that going for it might involve?" Tomm Stanley, owner Stonefield Music
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Danny McCrum leads a candid conversation with impressive vocalist and songwriter, Malika Tirolien.
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Nicole Slater is an L.A. based social media & branding consultant who specialises in the entertainment industry. Learn about the ever-changing landscape of social media and online marketing.
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Based in LA, Keyboardist and vocalist Lucy Graves has played for CeeLo Green, Printz Board, she currently plays for the Black Eyed Peas as well as her new duo Parker Lane.
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DJ Gene Rivers has been committed to his craft from his youngest days. We discuss the beginnings of hip hop and the way some of New Zealand culture adopted and imitated the emerging American trends.
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Filmmaker, Pele Nili, in conversation with Danny and Bobby about his life and the road that led to writing and directing his first movie, Groove City.
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