THE MAGIC OF SOUND/THE BHAGAVAD GITA FOR MUSICIANS/QUARTALS AND SWIMSUIT CALENDARS

Lets take a moment to talk about sound. What are some of the earliest sounds you can recall? My earliest childhood memories are from living in West Haven, Connecticut. The first house I remember living in was downtown right off of I-95, so the sounds of trucks on the highway and your average city ambience … Continue reading THE MAGIC OF SOUND/THE BHAGAVAD GITA FOR MUSICIANS/QUARTALS AND SWIMSUIT CALENDARS

A REAL WORLD GUIDE TO LISTENING IN RELATION TO THE ROLE OF A GUITARIST/WHY YOU SHOULD GO TO YOUR LOCAL BLUES JAM

Do you remember your first gigging experience; the first time you left the bedroom or practice space and went and played music to an audience with other people? My first gig was in Wallingford, Connecticut in the basement of a Baptist church with a Christian rock group my buddies and I had formed. My dad … Continue reading A REAL WORLD GUIDE TO LISTENING IN RELATION TO THE ROLE OF A GUITARIST/WHY YOU SHOULD GO TO YOUR LOCAL BLUES JAM

DERIVING MEANING FROM ART/A TRAVELING MUSICIANS SURVIVAL GUIDE/MY FAVORITE MARK TWAIN QUOTE

The great thing about art is that two people can look at a painting, read a book, listen to a song, etc, and come away from it with different interpretations of what the meaning is, if there is a meaning at all. Sometimes one's interpretation differs from the intent of the creator. Meaning can be … Continue reading DERIVING MEANING FROM ART/A TRAVELING MUSICIANS SURVIVAL GUIDE/MY FAVORITE MARK TWAIN QUOTE