Writing every day is about taking the time to write. Today my choice of words are going to be related to something I worked on today. This week a package arrived with some Power-Grip Pedalboard Mounting Tape. It seems to be better than velcro, but sort of does the same thing. My new Boss BCB-60 … Continue reading I got some Pedalboard Mounting Tape
It should have been harder to give up using my Pandora streaming music service. Years had been spent clicking up and down training stations to play a perfected collection of sonic awesomeness. Seamlessly the Amazon Music Unlimited service has replaced my usage of Pandora music streaming. It happened without any real fanfare or celebration. Access … Continue reading On music streaming in 2017
I have been eyeing an Ibanez JS140 guitar online. It seems the advertising tracking algorithms have noticed my interest and are splashing up guitar sales on every website. That is not something that I mind to see from website to website, but it is rather interesting. This is probably the most focused advertising campaign I … Continue reading Surfing the web for guitars
A few minutes today will be devoted to the incredibly important act of cleaning up the papers on my desk. The pile of papers has gotten a little out of control over the weekend. You may recall a few weeks back I cancelled my Pandora streaming service in favor of trying out the Amazon Music … Continue reading My thoughts on the Amazon Music Unlimited service
Supporting independent artists to make music is generally rewarding. Last night I spent an hour watching a live stream concert. My Audioengine A5+ speakers were more than capable of delivering streaming concert audio. It sounded great through the DAC. Between the video feed and the streaming audio It was an interesting experience. The feed was … Continue reading Supporting independent artists
I'm about to try these d'Addario nickel wound EXL110 strings today. Changing guitar string brands is a major decision for a guitarist. I mostly play hard rock, blues, and fusion guitar. Does anybody have a different recommendation?
Transcendent, or so it goes… my writing career opened over a decade ago without fear. It happened one page at a time. It really just happened organically. We have to transcend our fears. They tug at the parts of life that slow us down. We obfuscate the path forward with illusions of outstanding obstacles. Rarely … Continue reading Without fear
It has been one of those weeks. It really has. My Pandora account now has a Pink Floyd station. That happened this week. I ended up moving away from listening to my go to Warren Zevon station this week. The musical stylings of Pink Floyd better matched my mood this week. During a flight from … Continue reading A new Pandora station