One co-founder of TBD Fest faces a lawsuit over failure to pay back an investor. The lawsuit raises questions about the future of the popular music and arts festival. And the feasibility of such events in Sacramento.
For most musicians in Sacramento it’s tough to to survive on shows and albums alone. The "creative class" has to be creative about making money. That's what we discovered when we looked at the day jobs that support their musical careers.
Some people make music with guitars and keyboards and some grab an old Gameboy and an Apple II computer. An upcoming PBS show hosted by a Sacramento punk rocker tells the story of a husband-and-wife duo who make music with vintage electronics.