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Sam Arjes releases super catchy single “Maryanne”

Sam Arjes is absolutely killing it with the super catchy single release, “Maryanne.” I’ve done a bunch of IG & FB Live Feeds that you can check out to see some in depth process work, but for now I’ll cover some basics of the whole production. Sam brought me this tune with a basic drum Read More

2020/02/21

Pray For My Disaster – An Exercise in Creative Constraints

I gave myself those very specific arrangement parameters, but also, that I would only spend a day to write it, another day to tweak the writing, and a 3rd to record in another studio. I was in L.A. and searching for the right place and found a total gem in Silverlake, York Recording Studios.

2019/12/12

LA bound J. Searle Making Moves & Getting Out Of Your Own Way

LA bound J. Searle Making Moves & Getting Out Of Your Own Way. It’s a sense where being humble and self-hatred are eternally married. That’s the sly move of the humble brag. Feeling yourself, especially in white culture, is seen as a lack of respect and near sinful.