Category: music production
Song: Geniuses of Glory
Wearing my 80s production and Bowie influence on my sleeve, I present this work.
Song: Friendly Friend
This piece came to me all at once. Or, more accurately, it is the result of a couple of years of pontification about the zeitgeist. I crafted the beat and the main synth theme during my lunch break; to have waited would have been torture. Listen on SoundCloud
Song: On Fire
I happened upon a really infectious beat I created a couple of years ago and, after an enjoyable session, pulled a catchy melody from the universe. As fate would have it, I decided to listen to The Doors for the heck of it, and realized what I had with this song is a Doors-influenced piece…
Song: Making a Living
My first song of 2019. It is written for my daughter, who is 20 and feeling angsty about being an adult.
Watch: Separating Percussion with Old “No. 11”
Hey now! I wanted to share this bit of nerdy audio mixing fun… In this video, I demonstrate how I separated a single percussion instrument recorded as a mono track into two distinctly panned tracks. The percussion instrument is slingshot-shaped, with a shaker and a wood block sound. This might be applicable for multiple percussion…