Taxi gratitude is consistently exclusive - in perpetuity

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Taxi gratitude is consistently exclusive - in perpetuity

Postby NathanNasby » Tue Feb 13, 2018 1:23 pm

Okay, so I had a little fun with the title :P! Whatever side you take on your library contract details, I just have to say that after being a taxi member for the last 5 years not only has taxi been the spark that got my career moving but has consistently been the fuel to keep my career moving forward.

I have been a bit nostalgic in the last few months as I just passed my 5 year anniversary with taxi. I have grown to view taxi like this massive web of possibilities that I can see each little success or deal lead back to the hub where it started from. It is amazing how many different ways I've landed deals that always somehow connect back to the listings, the education (forums and taxi tv etc.) the road rally and/or the taxi collaborators.

I can't think of a single meaningful deal I've gotten that hasn't in some way been attributed to one of the methods I've listed above.

I've continued to see my placement count go up but 2017 was the busiest increase yet. ABC Network, NatGEO, Showcase, HBO........ a lot of the placements came from publishers I met and connected with at road rallies and others have been from collaborating with other taxi members on taxi listings.

In the last couple months I signed 15 new songs and 16 new cues with a couple different libraries I met at the road rally.

One of the more exciting projects that recently went live was an album I did with a grammy winning producer/engineer. We teamed up after both ending up working on the same project with a publisher that I met through taxi. Our first song together caught the attention of a top shelf publisher and they signed us for a 6 song album slated for their A-List catalog. Our duo name "NDSTL" and the album "Never Break Us Down" was just featured on their home page which was pretty cool :)!

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Thank you taxi for another exiting year with you and this community at the epicenter of my music career! I can't wait to see all that 2018 has in store.
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Postby cassmcentee » Tue Feb 13, 2018 3:33 pm

What great news Nathan!
Congrats and +1 for everything! :D
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Postby NathanNasby » Wed Feb 14, 2018 4:55 pm

cassmcentee wrote:What great news Nathan!
Congrats and +1 for everything! :D


Thanks Cass :)!
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Postby markhimley » Wed Feb 14, 2018 7:21 pm

Right on; very cool report and very inspiring!! Much deserved success, Nathan. Thanks for sharing, and wishing you many more successes!!
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Postby Tunesmith » Thu Feb 15, 2018 7:20 am

Congratulations Nathan!

That's fantastic and a great true story! I have the same experience/feelings about TAXI. Opportune came my way due to TAXI and still continues to!

I as well am looking forward to this year!

Giving 2018 Our Everything!

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Postby remmet » Thu Feb 15, 2018 2:30 pm

Great report Nathan! Congrats!

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Postby Kolstad » Fri Feb 16, 2018 4:34 am

Great to hear, Nathan. Well done and congrats
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Postby annayarbrough » Mon Feb 19, 2018 5:41 am

Congrats, Nathan! Love hearing these stories!
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Postby Fullertime » Tue Feb 20, 2018 6:55 am

Amazing stuff!!! Way to go man

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Postby NathanNasby » Fri Mar 02, 2018 6:26 am

Thanks everyone! :)
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