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Sketch#7 (Perris)

Sketch#7 (Perris)

This one’s exclusively about the sound of the hi-hat through the Red Panda Particle. It’s sort of magic. I wish I had time to refine this and add another dimension like a loop or varying …

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Tapes & Tubes – “Lazy Again”

Tapes & Tubes – “Lazy Again”

Oh Instagram, you matchmaker. Really, the community formed around musicians, gear and live jams on Instagram has proven to be super positive for me. It’s the perfect place get super into your …

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Sketch#6 (Highest Low Command)

Sketch#6 (Highest Low Command)

Well, a mostly live jam. The drone was pre-recorded and played back in Live during the session. I’m not sure if that’s allowed or not; I’m making up the rules as I go! I’m …

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Space Peaced

Space Peaced

When digging your camera out of its weatherproof cocoon and telling yourself you are going to finally become a better photographer and not just use your phone because it’s easiest and actually …

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Sketch#5 (Concorde Spies) – Alpha Mound remix

Sketch#5 (Concorde Spies) – Alpha Mound remix

Now here’s something I’ve missed over the past years: collaboration! This is a short remix of one of my recent live sketches by Alpha Mound and I am really happy with what he did …

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Sketch#5 (Concorde Spies)

Sketch#5 (Concorde Spies)

I took a couple weeks off from firing up my equipment to clear my head. I worked on a website redesign and got plenty of rest and relaxation over the holidays.  Feels like my batteries are …

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Sketch#4 (Wave Valleys)

Sketch#4 (Wave Valleys)

I’d been wanting to add a second voice to my tabeltop set up in the form of a synth that could cover a lot of different jobs. The Korg Volca FM seemed like a no-brainer: polyphonic, built in …

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Sketch#3 (Tape and Tensor)

Sketch#3 (Tape and Tensor)

Starting with a 5 second cassette tape loop recorded into the Red Panda Tensor. Pitching down the Tensor’s sample made for the soundbed. The TR-08 bopping a beat and sending a trigger out to the …

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Sketch#2 (Swing Low, My Sweet)

Sketch#2 (Swing Low, My Sweet)

I’ve got the EHX 8-Step controlling the Count to Five on some of the Mother 32 notes which is making for an unpredictable delay. The more things I can automate in the background the better. No, I …

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