Day 22

I lost about two days due to illness. This winter has not been kind to me.   The album is done. One of the side effects of being ill is that by not listening to it for a day or so I got the chance to let it simmer. When I listened to it again, … Continue Reading »

Day 18 / 2

I’m prepping all the songs for listening through on my iPhone again. Rendering and converting to mp3s is made more bearable by watching ‘Celebrities Read Mean Tweets’ on YouTube.  

Day 18 / 1

I just finished a run through all of the songs I have. I still have one song to write; it will be short, but I think I can handle it this weekend. (The Gateway Overture, if you’re wondering).   With the exception of mixdown and transitions I think the album is largely done. There’s one … Continue Reading »

Day 16

It’s been a few days; I have been frantically recording as much material as I can. By my estimates I am now a day behind or so. The midpoint of this exercise has come and gone. At the midpoint, February 14, I was not yet in good shape. That changed on the 15th, where the … Continue Reading »