I try to think of how best to write something about my friend, Joseph Henry. It’s not easy, because he was not easy. I mean, I still expect him to pop through the door any minute. I know it’s not going to happen. But still….Likewise, I’ve found it impossible to write a comprehensive ode to […]
I haven’t posted much about it over here, but I have been learning a bit about blender. Enjoy a gif I did tonight.
Lord, I hate the time between work and work. Work being the recording and mixing/mastering. Especially right now as I’m building a new PC that will probably take over the world it’s so powerful. I really am quite impressed with the array of circuits I’ve assembled. It’s slow work, though, and doesn’t do much to […]
Did I ever tell you that my studio is called Monkey Butt Studio? It has a lot to do with my friend Jeremy’s greyhounds. I just remember singing to them, “Shake! Shake! Shake Shake your monkey butt.” And that’s it. No other meaning or thought. I just enjoyed singing it to them when we first […]
It truly is like going into a restaurant. Your waitress gives you a menu, and you notice that the only sandwich available is the hate sandwich. You look up at your waitress and ask, "do you think you will ever run out of hate sandwiches?" She just gives you a quizzical glance and then laughs as she walks away. Just then, you realize you didn't order the side of fear and spend the next five minutes unsuccessfully flagging your waitress down to update your order.
There’s lots of moments to embrace. As a songwriter, I sometimes focus too much on the ones dealing with music. Like the moment you finish writing a song. It has a certain godlike feeling to it and it is most addicting. Be mindful of those other moments, though. They might just be the ones that […]
- Letters To Joseph November 11, 2014
- System Gif August 15, 2014
- The Slow March To Respectability Street August 15, 2014
- Update From The Monkey Butt Studio August 5, 2014
- Hate Sandwich July 19, 2014
- In The Moment June 10, 2014
- 2014 Couch By Couchwest Awards April 13, 2014
- The Heart Of Songwriting April 5, 2014
- Welcome Back March 26, 2014
- More Couch By Couchwest March 13, 2014