It never gets old. Thank you for the giggles, Video Game Freedom.
If you’re not a wild-eyed loon, you’re unlikely to appreciate this post. Bear with me a moment, while I establish some context. So here’s the esteemed Cory Doctorow. His recent* post at Locus, The Progressive Apocalypse and Other Futurismic Delights, Continue reading Trans-Speculative Ramblings
My lappy sketch lives! on Kamil’s blog title. Har! That was an easy post. No thinking required.
Google Calendar tells me that I’ve now had 8 piano lessons with the esteemed Marios. It’s been heaps of fun, and it’s long past time I shared my progress to date, in the form of some ghastly midi files. Download Continue reading My Cacophony
Writing music out by hand is incredibly laborious. Or at least, it is for me. This is my first attempt to pen some notes by plonking around on the keyboard until it sounds right. Doubtless errors of all kinds abound, Continue reading Music 101¾
It’s been said before by others, but I hadn’t realised how insidious it is: When musicians talk about ‘theory’, they actually mean ‘notation’. With reference to my previous whinging about music notation, I notice that the Music Notation Modernization Association Continue reading Music 101½
I’ve been riding high on the sheer joy that is Guitar Hero II (PS2) recently. Now that Psychobilly Freakout is the only remaining song for which a five-star review performance is still eluding me, before unleashing the masochistically feverish hard Continue reading Music 101