Studio update: Recording the "Fading Away" solo

... I was able to lock myself away and put in some very intensive practice, with the intention of putting down a couple of final guitar tracks on two songs.

Somewhere in the middle of the process I decided that getting video of the recording sessions might be cool. Now, keep in mind that...

Quitting the business sale!!

Wait, you say? What do you mean by “quitting the business?” you ask.

Well, at least for now, I am quitting the t-shirt business. And this means you can get a deal. I’m going to let you rake me over the coals, if you choose, and get the remaining t-shirts from my stash at truly below-cost prices. Yeah, I’ll lose money on each shirt sold. (Unless you opt to pay more than the minimum listed, which would be cool, but isn’t required.) (Click for more...)

So long, 2017!!

Well, another year zipped by. While I managed to be absurdly busy pretty much every minute of every day, it kind of feels like I didn't get much done over the course of the year. Turns out, I actually did quite a bit. I kind of resist the "years-end" lists, but I'm playing along this year. Here are the highlights:

 

1969 Gibson SG Junior

Well, it's a little late in arriving, but here you go: that first video about my guitars.

The First MXR Pedal with an LED?

Here's a few pictures of my MXR DynaComp comressor pedal, which I bought in late 1979 or early 1980, and a true story about it. I loved what this pedal did in terms of sustain and making my legato phasing pop, and for a long time, this was my only ...

Woof. More Facebook Gripes!

I know, I know! I complain about Facebook too much, lol. As you may know, I totally...

Behind the Scenes of "Obscurotica" (video)

Hey folks, here's another quick peek behind the scenes during the recording of "Obscurotica." Today's video shows how ...

Choosing a tone for the bass (video)

Hey folks, here's another installation of the recording series. Today I'm trying to find a good tone for the bass guitar tracks. It can be tricky, because...

Recording progress update 10-31-17

Hey everyone, here's a little peek into what I was doing in the studio yesterday, and a...

Recording progress update

As I have mentioned previously, I have had to make some new plans in order to complete Obscurotica, and once again those plans have had to be reworked. With the new plans in place, I am...

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