Many people grow up wanting to learn to play an instrument like their musical idols, someday meet their favorite bands, or even become rockstars. But have you ever stopped to think what would happen if you actually accomplished all of that and then realized that you've burned out and your dream no longer fulfills you? Ask Tatiana DeMaria, she experienced it first hand after coming off a 1,000 show album tour.
In Episode 193 of Are You Being Real Podcast, Tatiana and Mark sit down to discuss how to bounce back once you've burned out, how to find your true authentic voice on and off the stage, how her new music explores subjects she's avoided in the past, and how your self-expression and creative passions can be of service to others.
-The story of how Tatiana found success while she was in high school and dealt with burnout after many years of touring.
-An idea of what her new music talks about.
-Why being true to yourself requires asking yourself important questions.
-How we sometimes hide from ourselves.
-How it feels to share her new music and the responses she's received.
-Where is the line between raw vulnerability in the music and her personal life?
-Why she was drawn to punk rock and gangster rap as a kid.
-The meaning behind the lyric "caught in the thrill of the chase."
-The most fulfilling compliment Tatiana can receive.
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•New Single: "Make Me Feel" by Tatian DeMaria
“No one person can tell you how the fuck to be a human being.”SHARE
“I love working with people. I love creating with people.”SHARE
“You really have to look at yourself and go ‘okay, what kind of person do I want to be?’”SHARE
"I have to be honest, I'm gonna say this shit, and I'm just going to have to be cool with it."SHARE
“If there are three people that like my stuff, I’m good with it. There’s bound to be three people out of 7 billion.”SHARE
“At the end of the day, if you’re a healthy human being, there is someone you can help.”SHARE
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