LAURIE MILLER MUSIC
Laurie Miller - (Music written from the heart!)
Indie Pop-Rock (Linkin Park meets Gwen Stefani), Punk (Green Day), Pop (Katy Perry, Fergie),
Hip-Hop (Macklemore, will.i.am) and Singer/Songwriter (Bob Dylan, Tom Petty, Sheryl Crow), Composer
Multi-Award Winning Songwriter, Singer/Songwriter, Composer, Multi-Instrumentalist,
Professional Musician (Bass Player), Producer,
and Educator (Teacher of Distinction Award from Royal Conservatory of Music 2022)
DAW - Pro Tools, Current Releases (since 2015) are One Stop
BA - Penn State
BFA - CCA (California College of Arts)
+November 2023 News:
* Spotify Wrapped for 2023
* 196.7K Streams
* New song release 'Going Crazy' in December!
+October 2023 News:
* Grew my Spotify channel
+September 2023 News:
* 'Eerie Waltz' - a hauntingly beautiful solo piano song.
2,647 streams on Spotify since its release. Thank you to everyone who has listened so far.
* Busy with the return of students for my music teaching business
* Getting ready for more releases - soon!
+August 2023 News:
* 'Eerie Waltz' lives! This is another hauntingly beautiful solo piano song.
Thank you to everyone who has listened!
+July 2023 News:
* Released 'Eerie Waltz'! It will be live on August 13th.
Working on finishing more songs to release in August and September.
Slammed this month with preparing students for Royal Conservatory practical piano tests.
+June 2023 News:
* I finished the cover art work, and I recorded the piano track
for Eerie Waltz to be released in July!
+May 2023 News:
* Wrote a new song dedicated to my son called, 'My Child'.
I recorded a demo of it on my phone.
My son said it sounded like Bob Dylan. I'll take that as a positive.
Turns out I unknowingly wrote it on Bob Dylan's birthday.
* Held an Online Recital for my students who can't make the
In-Person Recital next month.
*I really enjoy creating and learning production.
I can't wait to get some down time from working so much
( for example: 12 hours last Sunday, I work 7 days a week),
and release some of the songs I've written over the past few years.
+April 2023 News:
* Busy Birthday month for me.
Finished new expressionistic art for a
major Art Festival deadline.
Time to get back to producing and releasing my tracks
that are wainting to be born.
+March 2023 News:
* On March 4th, I received the Teacher of Distinction award
from the Royal Conservatory. When I first started preparing students
for their testing they were paired with Carnegie Hall.
I've prepared roughly over 400 students for testing.
I currently have a Level 10 piano student that I'm preparing
+February 2023 News:
* Close to 5,000 Streams on Spotify
for the New Release: A Moon Raven's Journey
(a heartfelt beautiful solo piano song)
* Buy now on iTunes for $.99 - A Moon Raven's Journey
***Thank you for your kind support!
+January 2023 News:
* Happy New Year!
*New Release: A Moon Raven's Journey -
a beautiful heartfelt piano song!
Apple Music Link:
Spotify Music Link:
Thank you for listening!
+December 2022 News:
* Happy Holidays!
Thank you again to everyone
who listened to my music!
I truly appreciate it!
*Producing new music to
release in the New Year!
* Held two recitals for my Music Teaching Business:
one recital was Online, and the other recital was the
first In-Person recital since 2019!
The recitals were fun and they were successful!
+November 2022 News:
* Almost 200,000 streams on Spotify in 2022!
It is nice to be in the green and making money
with my songwriting instead of the red!!
+October 2022 News:
* I had a lot of Art Events occuring in October,
and my Music Teaching business was vamping back up
since students' summer vacations.
Will be releasing new music soon!
+September 2022 News:
* Received 2022 Teacher of Distincion for the North West Area
from The Royal Conservatory
+August 2022 News:
* Worked on producing music.
.... Almost ready to be released
* Submitted WTF (What the Freak) to
the upcoming Grammys
+July 2022 News:
Over 100,000 streams on Spotify - Yeah!
Thanks to everyone who listened!
+June 2022 News:
* Recovering from unexpected illnesses, but my spirits are good
and I can't wait to release new music this summer!
+May 2022 News:
* Releasing 'Attack of the Virus' soon plus other songs this summer
* Finished artwork, 'Storm of the Virus', (the piece of art and 5 other
pieces of my art are Juried into
the Edmonds Arts Festival 2022 Gallery - June 17th, 18th & 19th)
This piece of art has inspired me to release the 'Attack of the Virus' instrumental
+April 2022 News:
* Birthday month, yeah!
*25,000 organic streams
on Spotify for WTF (What the Freak!) for a couple of months
+March 2022 News:
*Due to a personal tragedy last month, I've had to delay planned releases -
Looks like the end of April or May will be the next target release date
*On a more positive note - close to 11,000 organic streams
on Spotify for WTF (What the Freak!) for a couple of months
+February 2022 News:
*Close to 25,000 Organic Streams across all platforms for WTF (What the Freak!)
Since the songs release last month!
+January 2022 News:
*Happy New Year!
*Released 'WTF (What the Freak)'
- A Pop-Rock-Punk song!
+December 2021 News:
*Happy Holidays to everyone!
*Recorded a couple of new songs - submitted to song contests
- I'll be releasing the new songs in January!
* Held my student Online Winter Recital
* Released Art NFTs: Ravtaursnft.com
+November 2021 News:
Spotify Wrapped - Almost 100,000 streams!
Thank you to everyone who listened!
+October 2021 News:
Working on releasing new music in November
Making three figures per month in streaming -
and working on gettting to 4 figures per month or more!
+September 2021 News:
(a touching heartfelt instrumental)
Still working on the 'Attack of the Covid-19 Monster' EP
About 10,000 streams on all platforms combined for
the new release of 'Lockdown Reflections - Thank you
to everyone who listened!
Busy month with my music teaching business
(classical piano, violin, classical guitar, bass, and voice)
+August 2021 News:
* Good news, I released - 'Lockdown Reflections' -
(a beautiful heartfelt piano and orchestrated instrumental)
* Currently working on fininishing the Covid-19 Pandemic CD
* Two of my Classical Guitar Sudents won Best in the Region -
(Out of 5 States) and Best in the State of Washington
for their respective Levels with Royal Conservatory testing
+July 2021 News:
Survived the Heat Wave!
'Listen People' was included in last weeks
+June 2021 News:
Okay, I have to say it, " JUNE already!"
The 'Covid-19 Pandemic Reflections Instrumentals' EP
is coming along.
Here is a sample of the 'Pandemic Lockdown Reflections' track!
+May 2021 News:
'I Like You! (Reimagined)' is included in today's
Released three songs!:
'I Like You! (Reimagined) Instrumental' - (Upbeat, High energy, Real Musicians, Quality, Intrumental Rock track:
Good for sync to a Movie - DC or Marvel movie action scene, or a TV sporting event!)
'You're Boring (Better Lost Than Found) Instrumental' - Instrumental (Hip Hop Trap)
+April 2021 News:
placed as a Finalist in the Rock Category of the
22nd Annual Great American Song Contest 2020!
My Birthday month - yahoo!
+March 2021 News:
I finished writing and producing a couple of more songs for the 'Covid-19 Pandemic EP
My song, 'Loser Magnet' was included in they 'Women of Substance Music Podcast: #1231'
+February 2021 News:
I participated in an awesome orchestration workshop!
My song, 'Take My Hand', was included in the Women of Substance Radio & Podcast #1199
I'm still working on the Covid-19 Pandemic EP.
February - all month long, was my crunch time for private teaching music lessons
preparing students for the Royal Conservatory testing in Classical Piano and Classical Guitar.
+January 2021 News:
Began working on the Covid-19 Pandemic Instrumentals EP again.
It is sounding good. I'm happy with the progress!
+December 2020 News:
Spotify 2020 Stats - 54.1K Streams
Streams are doubled from last year, but of course
I need millions of streams to make more than the $1,500.00
I made this year.
After I release the 30 new songs I wrote this year,
I'm sure the stream count will be much higher for next year!
At least I'm making money with my music!
Thank you to everyone who listens to my music!
I appreciate you!
+November 2020 News:
1. The 'You're Boring! (Better Lost Than Found) video is featured
3. Finished writing a Christmas song for 2020 called,
'Let's Have a Happy Holiday!'
+October 2020 News:
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+May 2020 News:
I hope you are still safe and healthy during these unprecented Covid19 pandemic times.
I've written five new songs this past month.
I hope to share them with you soon.
My songs have over 300,000 streams on a combination of 4 platforms: Apple, Tidal, Spotify & Deezer.
Thank you so much for listening! I hope to get to a million streams by the end of the year.
+April 2020 News:
I still hope everyone is safe and healthy during this strange Covid19 time period.
Unfortunately two of my musician friends passed away in April from complications
due to the Corona Virus. RIP. Both of the musicians were great guys.
I've started to write a new EP called 'Pandemic'.
Sample start of track called 'The Virus'
Writing more songs.
I'll share soon.
+March 2020 News:
I hope everyone is safe and healthy during this strange Covid19 time period.
Here are a couple of Corona Virus awareness playlists my tracks are on: Spotify: The Music that Overcomes and
Apple: Corona Be Gone!
I wrote two more new songs!
Worked on producing and recording.
Worked on organizing tracks.
Streaming (Spotify, Apple, Deezer and Tidal) has doubled in numbers in just two months.
Teaching private music lessons with zoom
+February 2020 News:
I started working on finishing tracks today, yeah, finally!
My music teaching business and art career have dominated my time this past year!.
I can't wait to finish these great tracks recorded at a top recording studio here in the Seattle area with top studio musicians.
I wrote a new song called 'Fallen Rock Star'. I submitted it to the government copyright office.
I started organizing the tracks and cues in a catalog with all of the Alt/Mixes too! I'll be sharing the catalog soon!
+ January 2020 News: Happy New Year! Time to eat less sugar and get tracks finished!
+ December 2019 News: Here is the Spotify Wrapped link
I finished preparing students for Royal Conservatory testing - Classical Guitar - Level 6 and Classical Piano test - Level 9 Piano.
I had my student recital yesterday -Two of my students played a duet of 'A Million Dreams'. The piano student, who has perfect pitch talent like John Legend, and the girl student who sang gave a note worthy performance which gave me chills down my back. She would rock it on The Voice, America's Got Talent, or American Idol. She is only 14 years old.
+ November 2019 News: Over 12,000 Streams for 'You're Boring! Yeah, over 20,000 with all of my songs Laurie Miller- just for Spotify. Thousand of Streams on Apple, Tidal and Deezer too. Personally, I'm shooting for 20,000,000 (That is what it takes to make "Real" money!). I have four albums worth of songs and eight singles streaming. I'm also in the process of linking two other albums I've written and released in the past.
+ September 2019 News: Yeah, Over 10,000 Streams for 'You're Boring (Better Lost Than Found) You're Boring (Better Lost Than Found)
Finished one Public Art piece - Rain Barrel Painting. One more Public Art piece to go and then cranking out the music (finishing 20 tracks already recorded, plus fixing mixes).
+ August 2019 News: I have two Public Art Commisions to finish for the City of Lynnwood (30 min. North of Seattle) this month,
and then I'm focusing on cranking out the music.
+ July 2019 News: Sharing my first original band in Seattle - 'Missing Children' . 'Wants & Needs' was nominated for Best Funk CD.
+ July 2019 News: Working on finishing 20 Tracks
+ June 2019 News:Finished art for Festivals. The 'Save Our Planet' art piece is the inspiration for new tracks and cues
(My art fuels my music, my music fuels my art. It is who I am.
I'm a renaissance woman!)
+ June 2019 News:Got Paid by CDbaby again - four times this year so far - yeah!
+ June 2019 News:You're Boring (Better Lost Than Found) over 8,000 streams on Spotify - looking to hit 10,000 this summer
+ May 2019 News: 'You're Boring (Better Lost Than Found)' is almost at 7,000 streams on Spotify
+ May 2019 News:My song, 'Loser Maget' (My most played song on Reverbnation) is part of 'Women of Sumbstance Music Podcast #965'
+ April 2019 News: I had fun creating these Orchestral scary tension tracks -
+ March 2019 News: My ballad, 'Take My Hand' is included in the 'Women of Substance' Podcast #931
+ March 2019 News: 'You're Boring! (Better Lost Than Found) - over 2,000 streams this week, plus added to several playlists!
+ February 2019 News: I orchestrated a beautiful version of 'As Tears Go By', hopefully I'll be releasing it in March.
+ January 2019 News: My song B-O-R-I-N-G (Winner of the Great American Song Contest) is part of the #910 Women of Subtance Music Podcast
+ January 2019 News: Happy New Year! Big news is that I'm still alive and creating (we need some humor here, why be so serious life is short!)
+ December 2018 News: 'One Thousand Lights' (I'm re-recording this song in a lower key before its release) part of the Women of Substance Holiday Music Podcast
+ December 2018 News: Part of Chart Topping Artists: Chart Topping Artists in Seattle
+ December 2018 News: 'Save Me' placed as Runner Up in the Song of The Year contest
+ November 2018 News: B-O-R-I-N-G is part of the WOAFM99 Radio Show Podcast
+ October 2018 News: 'U Really Chose' incluede on the #864 Women of Substance Music Podcast
+ October 2018 News: Christmas song, 'One Thousand Lights' on the First Round Grammy Ballot - Song of the Year Category
+ August 2018 News: Released B-O-R-I-N-G Lyric Video (Funny - Check it out!)
+ August 2018 News: Released You're Boring (Better Lost Than Found)
+ July 2018 News: Released Lyric Video, I Like You! (XOX)
+ July 2018 News: Released B-O-R-I-N-G
+ June 2018 News: Released 'I Like You! (XOX)'
+ April 2018 News: My Song, 'I Like You! (XOX) is part of the Most Played Song on Reverbnation List!
+ My song B-O-R-I-N-G! was selected as a Top 5 Winner in the Rock category of the 19th Annual Great American Song Contest.
+ My Song 'I Like You (Reloaded) was a Finalist in the Rock Category
+ March, 2018 News: My Christmas song, 'One Thousand Lights' received Semi-Finalist in the Song of the Year contest-
+ Licensed Music
+ Multi-Award Winning Songwriter
+ Released 5 CDs
+ Played bass for 20 years, over 4,000 gigs with over 100 bands (played with famous and not famous people - it doesn't matter as long as the music felt great to play)
+ Video for 'Just a Frog' song released!
+ Independent Record Contract - Released 'Tall Tales'
+ Released CD with my original band 'Missing Children' titled 'Wants & Needs' - Nominated as Best Funk CD
+ 'I Feel So Good' video - my original Missing Children band
+ Played bass for the Jimi Hendrx Guitar Competition Tour (Learned 50 songs in two weeks for the tour)
+ Played bass for Goldy McJohn R.I.P. video link (Steppenwolf's keyboardist and founding member)- Roger Fisher (Heart) is sitting in with us
+ Played NAMM Showcases (One showcase I played with Eddie DeGenaro & Sal Marquez -trumpet for Frank Zappa, Buddy Rich etc., we opened for Bumblefoot)
+ Played my original music for the 'Take Back the Night' Festival at the University of Santa Barbara (I was backed by (Sal Marquez - trumpet for Zappa, Woody Herman, Buddy Rich), Paul Pesco - guitar and songwriter with Hall & Oates, J. Lo Musical Director, Wayne Brady, Joel Taylor - drums for Al Di Meola, Allan Holdsworth, etc. )
+ Added a video with a Drone sound I created in ProTools and a video I created in iMovie which features my 'Rain Paintings':
+ Feel free to subscribe to my YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/LaurieMillerBand
+ Facebook 'Likes' : https://www.facebook.com/LaurieMillerMusic
"Imperfections are what make people and things beautiful!"
* On iTunes and CD Baby: 'Listen People'