September 2022 Grapevine

Fall is upon us. The temperatures are starting to cool down. Daylight is getting shorter. Fall is my favorite time of the year. Although I do enjoy the long days of sunlight in the summer, this time of year is special to me. We do our traveling in the fall to avoid the large crowdsContinue reading “September 2022 Grapevine”

Messin’ With The Music Part 21 – ‘Mama Told Me Not To Come’

We’re back with another cover tune for our ‘Messin With The Music’ series. This time we did our take on the Three Dog Night song ‘Mama Told Me Not To Come’. The song was originally released on their 1970 album ‘It Ain’t Easy’. The song was written by Randy Newman and was first recorded byContinue reading “Messin’ With The Music Part 21 – ‘Mama Told Me Not To Come’”

From The Vault 9 – Conduit Plays ‘Blinders’

We’ve got another track from our vault of music. This song, ‘Blinders’, was on the Conduit album ‘Superior Olive’. We recorded this live in the studio in our ‘big’ room with a few friends over. The vocals went to the PA system, but also had a direct line in to the recording room mixing boards.Continue reading “From The Vault 9 – Conduit Plays ‘Blinders’”

New Music And Video From Steaming Mulch – ‘You Soon Taste Languid Blue’

We recently had Steaming Mulch back in the studio to record a new song. As always, it was an interesting project. There are two distinct bass tracks and two guitar tracks. We combined these with several electronic drum tracks. Then vocals were added. They often like to pitch shift the vocals and that is whatContinue reading “New Music And Video From Steaming Mulch – ‘You Soon Taste Languid Blue’”

Ripping It Up

You can learn a lot of musical lessons by listening to certain musicians. Technical aspects of playing, the ins and outs of composition, performance that involves your audience. I wanted to present a video where we can talk about all these aspects of music. I came across this video of Marty Stuart doing a mandolinContinue reading “Ripping It Up”