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Journal of a sound jeweler.

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Splice – online sequencer

April 17, 2008

I was trawling the net the other day for a freeware alternative to something like Apple’s Garageband. Couldn’t find anything similar, but I did find a very cool online sequencer called Splice. It allows you to find free CC licensed loops and sounds, upload your own loops or sounds and then to mix them together […]

Crayon Physics

March 3, 2008

Completely off-topic, but I discovered this awesome little gem of a game yesterday and have to tell everybody about it: This version was apparently written in 5 days by a single programmer, Petri Purho. Only 7 levels in this small version of the game, but there’s a deluxe version on the way. Here’s a taster: […]

DB’s Survival Strategies

December 24, 2007

Great article here for anyone even remotely involved in the music industry: David Byrne’s Survival Strategies for Emerging Artists – and Megastars

Caetano Veloso and Concha Buika

December 6, 2007

I heard Caetano Veloso‘s version of “Cucurrucucu Paloma” in a 7-eleven last night. It had me pinned to the ceiling speaker until Emily could tell me who the artist was. Beautiful arrangement! Ordered a “best of” today and can’t wait for it to arrive. And I was introduced Concha Buika by Simon Glickman of Editorial […]