SpaceShip : Continuum

SpaceShip : Continuum This is a companion (or sequel) to the similarly named SpaceShip album. The theme is essentially the same, of a group of people hopping on a spaceship to move to a new life on a new world. Where the first album was simple and hopeful, this one has some darker elements to balance…

Oberon by Zvork

Digital Synthesis – a Rundown

This will be a long article (aren’t they all with me) but I will cover a lot of ground. As usual I will start with background and theory. Easy to want to skip that but you will spend more time regretting it than if you read and understand first time as concepts always count for…

Taelons

Aspergers – Adult Living With It

Aspergers. I feel like I always knew the word – I kinda knew it was related to being a bit “special” but not much more. Turns out I have Aspergers, an Austism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Reality is a lot of people do, and particularly musicians it seems. This will be a really long article. If you have…

Iggy Pop

Give Yourself Permission to Succeed

This is a big one. A really, really big one. Sadly most people don’t realize it. It took me some time to work it out, but by watching other aspiring musicians in forums, business people in places I worked and in questioning myself, what I saw is that people commonly shoot themselves in the foot…

Bob Dylan

Good Music and How to Make It

There is no formula to getting guaranteed hits. Let’s get that myth put away right now. As explained in the last few posts “Good” is not a personal preference but a gauge of the ability to pass value to other people – few would want to describe a Math textbook as good but if it…