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14/52; Purely Unbelievable

Do you ever have the moments in your life when you don’t quite realise how far it’s gone? Where you pause and realise that every second of your day is purely unbelievable. 303 more words


Kicked From The Band

My Story

(All names have been changed for privacy sake)

I was asked by my sister’s friend, Ben if I would like to start a metal band with him. 1,345 more words


The Miracle of Music: Lights, Camera, Labor

As I approached Demarest Hall* on Sunday afternoon while scurrying to find my key, I could hear, from below my feet, the faint strums of a guitar, beats of a drum, and voice of a young man on the verge of something so wrong, it was right. 684 more words

Blowin' Up

My world performance debut on the harmonica is in a couple weeks, and I’m pretty excited. I was asked to play with a band at KDUR’s Tom Petty cover night. 834 more words

Columns And Essays

Band Practice~12/3/17

Tory and I FINALLY got together to lay down some tracks.  My left wrist cramped up after a few run-throughs of some simple power chords, so my skill level hasn’t changed too much. 91 more words

Garage Band Blues


Metronome: The Musician's Bane

If a metronome was portrayed as an animal in a National Geographic special, I think it would read something like this:

“The elusive metronome is a discrete predatory species and goes largely unnoticed and ignored on a day-to-day basis within the animal kingdom. 601 more words