Tag Archives: Tools

Unmade Contributions

In every vocational situation you find yourself in, you try your best, if you have any integrity.  You try to accomplish good things.  Sometimes, though, the doubters win and you find that you cannot assemble enough belief, faith, support, resources … Continue reading

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Mute Testimonies

There was a rather provocative exhibition I read about recently.  The artist had decided to take a cold, hard look at the realities of living a creative life, for most people.  Knowing how singularly undervalued art and artists are and … Continue reading

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Polishing Away the Struggle

Music production tools are incredible.  Today, you can clean up bad notes, correct timing and pitch errors, sweeten the sound and make everything polished, homogenous and perfect.  Music producers that make music this way do so in order to make … Continue reading

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Does Quality Matter?

Many, many years ago, I read a book that changed my way of looking at the world. The book was Zen and The Art of Motorcycle Maintenance. This little book is a recounting of a road trip taken by the … Continue reading

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