Here's a short track I recorded today. Not sure if it will develop into anything... Just fooling around with sounds at this point.
Just a quick post to say that I've published a new book. It's called Tired of California: The Beach Boys' Holland Revisited. Its main focus is a somewhat obscure Beach Boys album called Holland, which was recorded in the Netherlands. The book examines the band's attempts at re-branding itself as hip, funky, and socially-conscious in…Read more Tired of California
Big thanks to Matt Porter, Senior Producer and Technical Services Manager at Montgomery County Community College, for filming and editing this short video about my experience as a student in the college's Sound Recording and Music Technology Program. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_6YjyvOtqvI It's an excellent program for anyone interested in learning the art of music production or who…Read more Where I Work
First, a bit of trivia: Dukenfield was the surname of Philly-area-born showbiz legend WC Fields -- and that's where Philly-area rockers the Dukenfields got their name. The songs on their latest EP, Old Pal, Old Sock, Old Kid have a strong, tight post-grunge 90s sound that calls to mind the Gin Blossoms and Huffamoose with…Read more The Dukenfields: Old Pal, Old Sock, Old Kid
For your (re)consideration: three tracks from Thank You For Holding. Not sure why I'm playing an acoustic guitar in the photo. There's no acoustic guitar on any of these tracks. Guess I just like the guitar.
Might use this one for an album cover someday...
A goofy little cartoon I drew today...