Hi Belinda,   The message is for a dear friend and collaborator Jay Whitehead. He teaches in the drama dept at the University  here  in Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada.  Two years ago he started Theatre Outré, a non-profit theatre company dedicated…

To Upgrade or Not to Upgrade?

With a major release of Ableton Live coming up next month there’s lots of speculation, anticipation and general talk around the subject. Will it be a game changer? Will it make production faster and easier? Will the music I make…

Nuance is Everything

In music, repetition breeds familiarity with your listener. In the world of digital music where creating repetition is as simple as dragging your mouse, none of us have any problems making a drum groove stay tight and last three minutes…

Love Your Work!

Since the beginning of computer technology, marketing has been telling us that all these new gadgets, computers and software apps are going to make our lives easier*. For music makers who work in the digital realm; each new step in…

Ch ch ch changes

Big, exciting, scary ones. Well, at least they are to me, but I think you’ll at least be interested. A number of weeks back I made the very difficult decision to step away from Scientists of Sound, a project started…

SOS heads West for some Alberta and BC love

Yessir – we’re coming back. We’ll be playing some new shite and generally tearing things up, as we do. Check the dates below and check out an audio/visual madness party in your area. Visit www.scientistsofsound.com to check out the soundzzzz….