Tag Archives: The Beatles

The Best of Times

We often see critiques of music as being too derivative, formulaic, unoriginal, passé or just plain uninspired.  There does seem to be a strange herd mentality at work, where everybody thinks they have to reproduce the latest genre, regardless of … Continue reading

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15 Records That Changed the Way I Make Music

If we make music, I believe we’re all a product of our influences.  I’ve loved music ever since I was very small and over the decades, I have listened to a lot of music.  I had hundreds of albums, when … Continue reading

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A Question of Attitude

Record companies are on the ropes; there is no doubt about it. While some musicians are actually making more money now through live appearances and merchandising, thanks to the promotional value of digital downloads, the record companies, on the whole, … Continue reading

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