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James Johnson mentioned using generative systems on some of his albums, and being a newbie I was intrigued to look into them. It's basically a system which you program to structure and control (with…Continue
Here's who is involved so far:Artwork (for first volume): Scott M2Project Manager (handling audio files, etc.): Geoff (apne sinn)Info Manager: Greg (eyes cast down)Artists: Aairria, Beed and Fascia,…Continue
At last! We're unpacked at the new digs and the studio is pretty much set up. Except for: Thing 1 and Thing 2.
Thing 1: Glaringly obvious to see, the chair simply makes no sense here. I need a drum throne so I can turn around to reach everything. Soon.
Thing 2: Today, all fired up to record some drumming, I went to power up the Musical Box for the first time since our move six weeks ago, and it won't start! The power supply must be dead, or perhaps there's just a loose…Continue
My wife and I have taken several long-weekend trips to the Tibetan-Mongolian Buddhist Cultural Center near Bloomington, IN, and from the first visit (18 months ago), it became our go-to getaway place. It features pervasive quiet, pristine grounds for walking, deer wandering fearlessly, tranquil temple space, and four retreat cabins nestled in a woodland ideal for hiking.
So you might imagine my anticipation of a full nine days…Continue
The Smithsonian just tweeted this: they're having a remix competition, which involves using some of their field recordings along with your original sounds. The SoundCloud page is here, and the rules are here. The deadline is Nov. 8 and you must be a US resident. I hope to make some time for this on…Continue