The Devil Is In The Details

Monday, July 19, 2010 at 6:15 pm

Your time and energy are limited. Choosing to spend your time on one thing means choosing not to spend it on something else. Don’t let curiosity, perfectionism, and compulsion drive you all over the map — set a direct course.

Electronically Amused

Monday, September 28, 2009 at 5:50 am

You know what it’s like when music, sound, and the related equipment just amuse you beyond words?? You just want to sit there all day and fuck with it.

On Being An Unprofessional Musician

Tuesday, September 15, 2009 at 5:46 pm

Just write the best music you can, and leave it at that.

Stuck? Take A Walk

Sunday, August 23, 2009 at 6:48 pm

One of the best ways to get over a creative block is to take a walk.

Why Rules Shouldn’t Have Such A Bad Reputation

Friday, August 7, 2009 at 3:40 pm

Rules have an undeservedly bad rep. There are an overwhelming number of possibilities in the studio, and having a few simple rules can keep that from being overwhelming.

Should my studio be clean or messy?

Monday, August 3, 2009 at 2:47 pm

Is it worth it to keep your studio neat and tidy? How much mess can you get away with?