Monthly Archives: June 2010

Home Recording Experiments

For years I’ve wanted to have my own home recording setup, a songwriting suite where I can, at any time, record my songwriting ideas for either future reference or for pre-production purposes. I remember looking at the home studios of my friends and thinking to myself “one day, I too can have this” Now, with [...]

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CD Project Update #1 – The Beginning

I went into the studio last Saturday with drummer Tim Irrgang to start laying down bed tracks for the CD and I’m glad to say that we’re halfway through the preliminary list of 18 songs earmarked for recording. Tim and I go back a few years and I’ve had the pleasure of playing shows or [...]

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Finally… My CD Project Is Underway!

Yes, finally, after years of making excuses, dodging questions and a few false starts I’ve rolled up the sleeves and started work on my first CD. It’s amazing to think that even though I’m approaching 40 and I played my first “professional” gig at 16 (I think $50 and a round of beer jugs at [...]

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Why?

Why this blog? Why this site? I discovered early on in my career that, as a performing songwriter and musician it’s really, really important to have people to play in front of. Seems a simple enough realisation. Playing to an audience gives me a sense of purpose with my music, an end result to all of the [...]

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The Great Experiment Begins

My name is Corey Stewart and I’m a singer/songwriter/musician from Australia. I’ve been writing, recording and playing music for over 20 years and in that time I’ve seen a lot of changes in the music industry and a lot of changes in the way musicians get their product out to an audience. When I first started [...]

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