Hindsight / 2020

I am not nostalgic. <Long exhale> But, damnit, this decade ending nonsense has led me to take a momentary look back to assess the past ten with an eye toward the future.  Looking back at ten years of work brings an abundance of feelings streaming to the surface.  Joy? Check.  Pride? Check. Regret? Check. Confusion? […]

FAQ: “What’s my production style?”

I have been fielding this question a fair amount lately so I figured what better use of the Blah-g than to attempt a mass answer to a relevant question. The short answer to this question is honestly that I hope to not have a specific production style.  And I don’t mean that in the dick-ish […]

AutoTune. AutoTune! AutoTune?

Contrary to the modern temperature of the debate, I don’t have a scorched earth stance on AutoTune.  It doesn’t set my hair on fire, I don’t think its ruining music, and I respect your opinion on it knowing that it might differ from mine.  AutoTune just happens to be a polarizing practice since it’s a […]

Not a scene, Not a sound…

This is a workspace.  I realize it sounds a bit vanilla in an landscape where we are constantly trying to distance ourselves from the bland.  But it’s just the truth- vanilla, mint chocolate chip, or otherwise.  The significance of this place is that is provides a controlled environment for you- and I – to be […]

Nostalgia is for the Week.

I am not a nostalgic person.  Call me an optimist, unsentimental, whatever.  I just prefer to look forward. But this is the one week of year where I catch myself looking back at where I have been, the people who have come through here, the noises we have made, the relationships I have, how I […]