Dan Meblin, leader of San Francisco Bay Area band “Pop Fiction” joins Paul and Dave this week to talk through running a successful cover/party/function band. Dan and his bandmates created Pop Fiction after playing together in a band catering to a similar market, and Dan’s history includes both playing in original bands and working in the Silicon Valley technology world.

Dan talks us through creating and marketing Pop Fiction, of course, but also some of the particulars. An on-the-fly segment, “Dan’s Tips for How to Treat a Venue Well” includes a great detour into setting up your own in-ears rack so that you can have perfect stage sound everywhere with very little adjustments needed at each venue.

Dan’s got a lot to share, and share he does. You’re gonna love this one. Press play, listen, and enjoy. Thanks, Dan!

Chapters/Timestamps:

Categories: Uncategorized

4 Comments

Always Be Performing...With Semaphore – Gig Gab Podcast 198 - Gig Gab · January 28, 2019 at 3:27 pm

[…] 00:15:49 Dan Meblin from Pop Fiction on Gig Gab […]

Gig Gab MailBag: Get Your Eyes off Your Pad – Gig Gab Podcast 208 - Gig Gab · April 22, 2019 at 10:00 am

[…] Dan Meblin on Gig Gab […]

Lost a Gig? You're Not The First – Gig Gab Podcast 216 - Gig Gab · July 8, 2019 at 2:42 pm

[…] Dan Meblin on Gig Gab […]

(Re-)Creating Your Base of Club Gigs – Gig Gab 226 - Gig Gab · September 16, 2019 at 3:37 pm

[…] Dan Meblin on Gig Gab […]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

%d bloggers like this: