I’ve always been a big fan of live music. And one of the things I enjoy most about driving is putting on a good playlist and seeing how the passengers react to it. I don’t play a lot of main stream stuff but it’s awesome when the passengers says, “Hey great song!” and it usually leads to a nice rating and once in a while even a tip.
Today, I’m sharing a guest post from Joe Strandell, who I first met on Facebook when he shared his music strategy with me. I was very intrigued by what he does so I asked him to guest post and he kindly obliged. If you have an idea for a really valuable and/or unique post, feel free to e-mail me and pitch me on it. One of my goals this year is to feature more city-specific content so if there are some strategies that work well locally, I’d love to hear about them.
Hey RSG fans, my name is Joe and I drive for Uber part time in Santa Barbara. I’m originally from Nashville though and it was in Nashville where I developed my love for music. Today, that passion lives on through Uber.
Sometimes there’s time for music during your Uber ride. Sometimes there isn’t. But music has the ability to break all sorts social divides. It’s a powerful connector. [Read more…]