This is the part where I reflect on mistakes, explain why they don’t hurt that much (except for the learning experience), and talk once again about dynamic range…before ending with a guess at a possible release date.Read more "Eclectic Blah – Moving on…"
Status 5 is officially declared – and the dreaded percussion sequencing AI has been completed!Read more "Eclectic Blah – Status Five, or, The Last Action Item"
Monday and Tuesday brought the dreaded AI list to an all-time low and the status closer to the Magic Five…Read more "Eclectic Blah: Two Assiduous Days"
Today was a day where I didn’t get any editing/mixing done. But the covert art has started. And maybe there will be a remix of one of the tracks from another artist?Read more "Eclectic Blah: A Day Off"
The aperiodical (but frequent) updates to the album status. This includes an E4 status, and album title considerationsRead more "Eclectic Blah: Album Status Update"
This article is about how stereo panning choices were made for the Eclectic Blah album.Read more "Eclectic Blah: Panning Rules"
There have always been different opinions on what is “right” when editing a live recording of (improvised) music before release – ranging from “a n improvised performance only exists in the moment and must not be recorded” to the Ampex guitar of Zappa. With the upcoming Eclectic Blah album in mind, here’s my philosophical take on the topic.Read more "Philosophy (and Ethics) of Editing Improvised Recordings"
Work on the Eclectic Blah album is coming along nicely…Read more "Eclectic Blah – Album Work Update"
This is the time of the year when – like every year – I tend to look back on what has happened, and also to look forward to what will happen. Items addressed include #secretalbum, Erlanger Programm, Eclectic Blah, synthesizers and some personal stuff.Read more "That was 2013"
Folks who have been following my musical output might remember my “Eclectic Blah” outfit from waybackwhen – and that I wanted to do an album of its output from time to time. I have made a decision: now is the time!Read more "Eclectic Blah – Work on an Album"