Category Archives: Musician

1974 Rickenbacker

Oh god. If I were rich, this is what I’d buy:

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Thinking about Pete Wentz

I’m thinking about Pete Wentz before I go to bed. I follow him on Twitter. Why? I suppose because he was the bassist and songwriter in a band that I liked- Fall Out Boy. I do still like Fall Out … Continue reading

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Jamming

On hindsight, when I sit down and think about it, I’ve jammed with many, many different bands over the years, many of which I have forgotten to commit to memory. I used to jam with the vocalist from Quasimodo and … Continue reading

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Sungha Jung and the 10,000 hour rule in real time

I remember a few years ago (wow, 5 years) I watched a video of a cute little Korean boy on YouTube playing Canon in D on classical guitar, in the style of Trace Bundy. Here, watch it: It’s an incredibly … Continue reading

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Hayley Williams

it’s my opinion that anyone who is coming onto our band looking for controversy is completely missing the point. the point isn’t in the intent of controversy, the point is that there is no way around it. as people, aren’t … Continue reading

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another local music question

What’s with all the hoo-ha about liking or disliking local music? IMO good music is good music whether it’s local or not; the whole ‘support local music no matter what’ thing is rather immature and shortsighted. What do you think? … Continue reading

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Paramore– you can’t be too careful any more

I’m listening to All We Know Is Falling again after almost two years, maybe. I used to listen to it almost everyday. It’s amazing how different it sounds now. It’s a lot simpler, without the rich and interesting complexity that I’ve … Continue reading

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