Alan Watts – Life And Music
December 17, 2010
According to Zen Buddhist and interpreter of Chinese and Indian philosophies to the West, Alan Watts (1915-1973), the correlation between life and music is a closely knit and intertwining one. Through his lectures and his vast audio archive, he was known for his ability to unravel the complexities of life for the layperson through his [...]
Gig Alert: “SCALA – A Guided Tour” CD Launch
December 15, 2010
I have the pleasure of playing at the “SCALA – A Guided Tour” CD Launch this Thursday night, December 16th at the Higher Ground Arts Cafe starting at 8pm. I’m going to be in fine company too, playing with the likes of Andy and Marta, Kenny Green, Adrian Miller, David Robinson and Mick Kidd. I’ll [...]
Is This The Worst Music Video Ever?
December 14, 2010
Recently, out of sheer curiosity, I was searching “Worst Music Video Ever” on YouTube and I came across this… When I first saw this video I thought to myself “this can’t be real, these guys can’t be serious.” The funny thing was that I thought I recognised one of the characters on the video and [...]
CD Project Update #14 – False Alarm
December 13, 2010
Image via Wikipedia Last weeks studio session was a complete disaster because I was fighting yet another head cold and my voice wasn’t up to the challenge of singing the rest of the songs. We did try one song but I sounded like I was singing while holding my nostrils together and let me tell [...]
CD Project Update #13 – More Vocals Please!
December 7, 2010
Last week Darren and I completed the electric guitar overdubs for “Girl Like You” and today I’m hopeful that I finish the vocal tracks for the rest of the songs: Don’t Turn To Me Now Don’t Want To Let You Go Jigsaw Just One Kiss Nothing Stands In Your Way Seeing Stars We Can’t Be [...]