Time To Talk About Jobs!

Back in the spring I came across this video when my friend posted it on his Facebook timeline. My wife and I got a pretty big kick out of the dark cynical sense of humour contained in Russell Holman’s Spoken Word piece. As we’re both artists we’ve often felt the pressure of expectations that we get “Real Jobs” and start a family and such, so the anti-career theme here certainly struck a chord.

Naturally, I thought it would make great material for a remix so I commented, a dialog was started, and this is the result.

Continue reading “Time To Talk About Jobs!”

Advertisements

CDs and Contests and Gigs and News and Stuff

Hey look what I got!
Hey look what I got!

The CDs of Sonidos de Cuba have arrived! I’ve already given a few out to some of my Rockethub supporters and the rest of you will receive them soon. They look great thanks to Tania Clarke’s wonderful album artwork. Next I’ll send off a few to CD Baby so the physical copies will be available there too.

It’s a little funny. Two of the people I’ve given copies to have commented on how long it’s been since they’ve bought a physical CD. I know the format is definitely waning in use as people move towards digital and cloud based music, but I really wanted to have some physical copies. It just makes the album feel that much more real, complete, and professional. Continue reading “CDs and Contests and Gigs and News and Stuff”

KPhanie Remix

KPhanie included my remix of “Sour Grapes” on her “Glory of the Singles” EP available through CD Baby.

http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/KPhanie1

And here’s her site:

http://kphanie.com/kphanie/Home.html

Jenniveve Remix

Back in March of 2009 I did a remix of Jennifer “Jenniveve” Cheung’s song “Bad for You”.

http://jenniveve.com/

Uh Huh Her – Explode Remix

Here’s a remix I did of Explode, by Uh Huh Her.