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Music Gatherings and Musings

its been a busy and musical few weeks here in Michigan. First was Thumbfest, with a few solid days of live music and camaraderie. The next two weekends saw many songwriters heading above the bridge to a writing retreat to hone their craft. 531 more words

Song Writing

Muscle or Mind

I wonder which is more desirable… To compose with the muscles and ears, or with the mind and the mind’s ear.

I used to compose in college by hammering out an idea on piano – transcribing it, then developing it. 70 more words


Recording Keyboards

Last Sunday we recorded more keyboards for the new album. Photos edited by Sida Li.


Recording & Ruhrgewalten

Hey yo, time for a lil upd8!

Recording’s progressing really well. All instruments have been recorded and Schaul’s about to finish the vocals. So it’s about time to get all the samples right and start working with our guest musicians. 61 more words


Studio One v.3

For those that might be curious, I’ve been using Studio One for the past few years as my DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) of choice. First, with v.1 Artist, then v.2 Artist, then a short time later, upgrading to v.2 pro. 1,038 more words

Song Writing


Now that all the tracking and production is mostly completed, we have a release date for the new Nineteen Thirteen single “Summertime.” The track centers around an organ recording of Janet’s grandma from back in the 1960’s, augmented with our normal Cello/Drums/Percussion plus some special guests. 140 more words


Finally We Can Offer Studio Time... Yay

So the time has finally come. Thanks to Scruff Of The Neck records we can now offer studio time to bands and artists from around the country. 209 more words