Speaking Of Vocals

This winter seems like a good time to lock myself in the studio and start to get some work done again. We’ve spent a good deal of time working on song ideas and turning some of them in to song demos. Now it’s time to focus in and work on the production tracks. Which inContinue reading “Speaking Of Vocals”

Something Borrowed

I stumbled across these guys on YouTube and I watched just about every cover video I could find. I love how these were taken and re-molded into another genre – and done well. I try to embrace many different musical influences and this one just fit the bill. I also loved the instrumentation and theContinue reading “Something Borrowed”

The March Of Progress Can Be Frightening

Music making technology continues to evolve. I ran across this in my internet travels and since Monday is always a happy day, I decided to share it with you. The tech is custom designed metal and computer ummm….stuff….I’ve attached the article which can explain it better. So, if you’re going to make music with computersContinue reading “The March Of Progress Can Be Frightening”

And I Ended Up In A Transom…..

I came across a few interesting 2013 videos in an article I was reading. I like the music, but it’s the videos that are hypnotic. Some pretty cool visual techniques. Fell free to stare directly at this and end up with your mouth open drooling.. Or you can stare at this and turn 2D inContinue reading “And I Ended Up In A Transom…..”

True Genius

The music world just lost Lou Reed – I couldn’t let this pass without a reverent shout out. With the variety of styles in rock today, sometimes it’s hard to grasp just how different The Velvet Underground were when their first album came out in 1967. They weren’t following an established style or trend. MusicallyContinue reading “True Genius”