Blind Leading the Deaf

Trying to produce a DIY EP to a decent standard and with no previous training is reminding me of that film See No Evil, Hear No Evil with Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor.  It is very much the blind leading the deaf, or visa versa depending on how you look at it. 

Progress

I’m getting quite excited.  After much frustrated cursing and swearing at my general lack of studio engineering competence and mixing skills things are slowly coming together.  I am sure there are many more frustrated moments on the horizon

News from the Studio – April

Hello, I’ve been a bit lazy when it comes to getting the EP rolling.  I should have got some serious work done over the weekend but the weather has just been far too nice to be stuck inside.

Tonights Gigs

Tonight my boys New Generation Superstars will take to the stage at The Gloria in Helsinki.  I bet it’ll be a blinding gig and probably get a bit messy afterwards!  But they won’t have all the fun, I’ll be up Rock City tonight to watch Vain, you know it’s nearly five years since I last saw them…

Home Run

Been recording a song I wrote a while back called “Home & Sober”.  It’s one of those songs that I’ve found impossible to lay down before but I this time I think I’m winning. So this brings the tally of songs that I’m working on for my debut EP to four which is just the…

Twitter

I’ve finally got Twitter and when I say that I mean I finally get Twitter!  For a long time I never saw the point.  I tried it when it first came out and thought “what can I say in 140 characters?  This is bloody pointless!” but now I finally get it.

DIY Recording

So I’ve been recording some tunes using a Cubase.  As an aid to writing for a musician its bloody brilliant but for a DIY engineer and producer with no proper training I’m continually frustrated that I can’t get my recordings to sound ‘professional’.

Just Add Music

Well here it is.  I’ve been working all day on this website.  It’s been a bit of trial and error but I think I’ve finally got it looking sweet.  

New Horizons

It doesn’t seem nearly four years ago that I was saying goodbye to my life in Red Star Rebels.  We’d achieved a lot but

New Site!

Well I thought it was about time to start a website and here it is. In the words of the Carpenters