REAL WORLD RESOURCES : Studio space, Galleries, classes, artist communities, etc:
COAL SHED - Affordable work spaces on Mare Island, Vallejo : contact Jackie
GROW Art and Garden Center
Vintage Keyboard Repair : Matt Cunitz. Located in the San Francisco Bay Area, highly recommended by Eric Levy
ICB Artists : Sausalito
Marin Arts Council
Marin Open Studios : May 2012
MILL VALLEY ART COMMISSION
Seager Gray Gallery
Artsquare : A business that aims to educate artists
Video : Copyright and Copyleft
A Vehicle for Change : If you are an independent artist, arts organization, or a non-profit, please contact us (me) for social media assistance, help with setting up a blog or website, or just to ask us a question.
Bandcamp : AWESOME SERVICE that empowers you to stream your music and sell merch directly to fans : here : check out my page to see how it works : http://marimack.bandcamp.com - you can stream for free.
They recently added a facebook app : here's how I use it : http://www.facebook.com/marimack
BANDSINTOWN : One of my favorite ways to get the word out about gigs. The interface with your band's facebook page is pretty easy to use.
Cosmic Cowgirls University : a group of women who have been around the rodeo, impart their womanly wisdom upon you, if you are open enough to listen
John Cuniberti : Mastering Mixing, Recording : John is the real deal. He used to be based in Sausalito
Hypebot - great tech info resource for musicians- if you have time to read all that stuff.
JACK's BLUES CLUES : San Francisco Bay Area listing for live blues
Songkick - another of my favorite ways to get the word out about gigs. Interfaces with facebook and bandcamp : helps your fans track your shows
Do you know of a resource worth telling the world about?
Please let us know in the comments, send an email or post - we will check them out share.