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Say That Again? Or, The Continuing Adventures of Sick Boy

Dear Reader, So it turns out it wasn’t just shower water in my ears. After not being able to hear properly for a few days, I went to the doctor and it turns out that, on top of mono, I now have an ear infection in both ears. The fluid from the infection means that… Continue Reading

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Am I Supposed To Announce This? Part Two

Dear Reader, Long version: Once again, I am coming at you with another blog post where I have no idea if anything I am about to write has any sort of interest for anyone. I first wrote one of these posts when I had just completed the writing of my album. It didn’t feel like… Continue Reading

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Guest Post: Cleverness Powers The Frugality Train by Iridius Izzarne

Dear Reader, As promised, here is the guest post from my housemate Iridius about how he made that microphone stand, among other things. It’s been said that necessity is the mother of invention. It’s my belief that many other forces drive invention beyond necessity. One of them is profit. But another is lack of and/or… Continue Reading

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Am I Supposed To Announce This?

Dear Reader, I’m really bad at marketing myself, but from what I’ve learned so far, you’re supposed to do that as an artist. If you have something coming out, you need to “build the hype” and assume that someone actually cares about what you’re doing. The only exception to this rule, of course, is if… Continue Reading

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Top Ten Do’s and Don’ts for Your First Studio Session

Dear Reader, So I went into a recording studio in mid-July. My plan was to record a three-song demo and then, possibly, upload them to YouTube, while also sending out the songs to different music venues and indie labels. It’s now October and, of course, no songs have been uploaded or sent out. The main… Continue Reading

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