About Sky Stack

Sky Stack is a Boise native & founder of Pariah Reign. Sky has been involved in all aspects the electronic music industry, from being a DJ/producer, record label manager, and entrepreneur.

Creating a Personal Brand on Your Private Facebook Profile

It seems that the entire music industry is trying to create personal brands--off of their Facebook accounts. I was asked an interesting question last night. "You get a decent stack of likes on each post. How do you create a good private account?" The question sprang out of a Facebook status that I posted last [...]

By | August 22nd, 2016|Social Media|0 Comments

Safe in Sound 2016: Boise – What to Expect

We're excited to announce that we, Pariah Reign, are covering Safe in Sound's stop in Boise! The touring festival, now in it's third year, returns to the Revolution Concert House  on October 19, 2016 to bring in a massive night of bass headliners far and wide. This post will lay out all of the info [...]

By | August 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Your Biggest Music Marketing Mistake That You Don’t Even Know You’re Making

I attract a crowd, not because I'm an extrovert or I'm over the top or I'm oozing with charisma. It's because I care. -Gary Vaynerchuk If I asked you who you were marketing your music to, you'd probably say something like this: young, hip people, age 18-27, living in Los Angeles, San Fransisco, New York [...]

By | August 13th, 2016|Marketing, Social Media|0 Comments

Should EDM Producers Sell Music?

For most producers: no. Or at least not yet. There always seems to be a huge rush for young producers to make an EP or single for sale. A wave of tunes from apparent nobodies hit Beatport and iTunes every day--and often sit there without a single dime to be made. Here are some reasons on [...]

Do You Face Challenges with Steel, or Softness?

You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength. -Marcus Aurelius, Emperor of Rome CE 161-180 Hey, there it's been a while. In the past few weeks, I've been doing a lot of learning and reading. I stumbled across and old topic that I picked up and set [...]

By | July 31st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Create What the World Wants, Not What Your Ego Needs

So if you want to be a writer, put “writing” on hold for a while. When you find something that is new and different and you can’t wait to share with the world, you’ll beat your fat hands against the keyboard until you get it out in one form or another. -Ryan Holiday Often, we [...]

By | June 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Repetition Over Perfection: Stop Finessing and Start Finishing

“We don't rise to the level of our expectations, we fall to the level of our training.” Archilochus, 650 BCE Have you ever tried to create something that was perfect? Have you ever tried something new, and expected to be amazing right away? Probably, what you made on your first attempt wasn't perfect. And the [...]

By | June 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Silence is Golden: You Need to Stop Announcing Everything

Law 4: Always Say Less than Necessary "When you are trying to impress people with words, the more you say, the more common you appear, and the less in control. Even you are saying something banal, it will seem original if you make it vague, open-ended, and sphinxlike. Powerful people impress and intimidate by saying [...]

By | June 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Make Your Hometown Hate You: 7 Behaviors to Avoid on the Rise

When climbing up the ranks in your hometown, there's lots of mistakes that can alienate your city against you. The last thing you need as a budding creative is for your local surroundings to not associate with you. Protect your reputation, and develop good rapport with those around by stopping these 7 bad behaviors. Don't [...]

By | May 27th, 2016|Career Development|0 Comments