Another year, another trip to Sweetwater’s GearFest in the sweltering Indiana sun. This year I guess they had nearly as many attendees as Summer NAMM, which is fairly impressive. Especially considering the frequent and unpredictable massive downpours that would occasionally shutter the gear tents and send attendees running for shelter. My agenda this year was […]
I was at the grocery store this past weekend, wandering around the bulk aisle wearing my battered, vividly green “Keep your hands off my Theremin” tshirt, which I had snagged as swag from Moog at gearfest a few years back. As I was trying to figure in my head out how many walnuts I could […]
Another year has come and gone. Kinda just flew by, didn’t it? 2013 was fascinating. We released “Perihelion” to a music industry that was already wildly different than the one we released “Suspending Belief” to a mere three years previous. It’s been a tough run, but it’s still incredibly rewarding. I’m incredibly fond of this […]
i don’t know why posting something with an inflammatory title to a million twitter followers would look like a calculated plea for attention. i don’t know why italics make random lines look like a poem, but they do. i don’t know how many Vietnamese soft rolls to order, but i can make the hell out of […]
Internet Geek-rocker Jonathan Coulton (hereafter often referred to as “JoCo” because apparently neither he, his die-hard fans, nor I really enjoy repeatedly typing “Jonathan Coulton”) was recently interviewed by NPR’s “Planet Money” podcast/radio show, and he blogged about it. First, he kinda seemed a little hurt that they comapred him to a “snuggie” – you […]
Based on my iTunes pruchase history, I fear that my pirmary source for new music is…iPod commercials. Hm.