Artist Community

Are you an artist? Do you play music, dance, act, write, or perform?
Find other artists like you and connect with your larger artist community by joining our facebook group for artists, or following arts events on our instagram feed. Learn about talented musicians in your area by listening to our podcasts, and get tips on performance or filmmaking through our blog. Our main goal in life is to create as many connections and as much creative content on artists as possible. There's lots to check out!

Creative Soul Club

Facebook Group

Join the Madwoman Creative Soul Club facebook group to connect with other musicians & artists in your area. Post your own upcoming shows, find out about what's happening artistically in SF, LA, NYC, and all over. Participate in discussion topics and express your own creative process and experiences. This is a private group and safe space for creatives to share thoughts and connect. 

Creative Soul Club

  • Musicians
  • Artists 
  • Dancers
  • Writers
  • Actors
  • Circus
  • Filmmakers
  • Creatives
  • LGBTQ-friendly

Studio Instagram

behind the scenes!

Follow us on Intsagram to see behind the scenes footage from our music video productions and studio recording sessions. Get a sneak peak at new releases, hang out with the production team, and meet the artists we're working with. This is also the best way to find out about upcoming events and new workshops.


  • Music Videos
  • Dance Films
  • Albums
  • Music Studio
  • Music Production
  • Film Production
  • LGBTQ-friendly
study with local artists in our

Creative Events

Connect with your artist community in our workshops, events, and music & dance festivals.


You can absolutely make a simple and creative music video using just your phone. Join one of our workshops and work alongside artists in your field, while we walk you through the DIY filmmaking process. 

  • Videography 102-102

  • Photography 101-102

  • Performance 101-102

  • DIY Filmmaking

  • Marketing for Artists

See Workshops

music & dance festivals

concerts & classes

Meet local artists and hear their stories through our podcasts:

  • MadTrad ~ Traditional Folk Music 
    (Celtic, Bluegrass, Quebecois, & Northern hemisphere)

  • MadJazz ~ Eclectic Jazz Music 
    (Jazz, Gypsy Swing, Improv, & Jazz Composition)

  • MadDance ~ Jazz & World Dance 
    (Jazz, Modern, Balkan, & Ceili Dance)

Coming Soon


Get performance tips, filmmaking tips, and behind-the-scenes stories. Learn about independent artists in your area and connect.

Our blog covers the process of filmmaking, the art of performance, and self care tips for performing artists. 

  • Mad Filmmaker

  • Mad Performer

  • Mad Music

Read Blog

  • Music Blog
  • Film Blog
  • Performance Blog
  • Filmmaker
  • Performer
  • Musician
  • Producer


Folk Local

Meet local artists and hear their stories through our podcast Folk Local. This podcast covers the US genres of Americana, Bluegrass, Blues, Old-Timey music, and Singer Songwriters. What's unique about this podcast though is our coverage on World Folk Musics: Celtic music, Balkan music, West African music, and Middle Eastern music.

Listen to the podcast on bandcamp

  • Americana
  • Bluegrass
  • Old Timey
  • Songwriter
  • Celtic
  • Balkan
  • West African
  • Middle Eastern 

Appear on our Podcast!

be a guest on Folk Local
Are you an independent music artist, looking for more press & visibility? We interview local musicians on our podcasts.
Please fill out our Podcast Applicant Form to the right to be considered:
Name Email
Music Genre
Bluegrass & Americana
Singer Songwriter
Celtic music
Balkan music
West African music
Middle Eastern music
Music Sample About You Submit

support our blog,  festivals & podcasts

join the patron club

Support the continued creation of our free Blog and Podcasts by becoming a patron on the director's patreon page. A lot of time and resources go into these projects, including paying guest writers, copy editors, audio engineers, and offering production discounts to our Mad Artist of the Month Award winners. Help us lift up the art of others, and make a difference in the free art we can create for you! 

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