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yo ho

We're just doing final mix tweaks before sending the album off to mastering, and we decided to add some last minute vocal harmonies to a song. I wanted a reallly low, pirate-y voice so we tried to create it electronically…
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more fun with Turtles

We've been mixing for the past few weeks, along with some last bits of recording. There are a couple of mostly electronic tunes and we saved those for last, so we are finishing up vocals on them now.

look deeeeep …
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video in the works

I'm really excited to be working with director Mohammad Maaty of Munkytown Productions on the first video for one of the new songs. We were introduced by my music partner Tim Daoust, who scored Mohammad's short film Sides of
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almost done recording!

Things have been way busy the past few weeks and I haven't even had time to post here... looks like we'll finish up recording in the next couple of sessions and start mixing in April, so the album should be…
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beautiful music people

We've mostly been recording vocals lately, but we still have a few musicians coming into the studio. There's something undeniably special about recording a whole band at once but it's also really cool in a different way to work with…
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voxvoxvox

So the latest from the studio is that we've started working on vocals now.  Each of the songs is pretty different from the next and needs something of a different vocal approach, and I am really enjoying the process of…
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bonobos and PG

One of my favorite things in life... bonobos jamming with Peter Gabriel.  I first heard about this a few years ago in a lecture given by BioMusic researcher Dr. Patricia Gray at UNC-Greensboro.

The video below shows the bonobos Panbanisha…
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fans-only video from the recording studio

We still have lots more to do but I love this part of the process, meeting so many amazing musicians who help us to create the world of each song.  I just posted a little fans-only peek... if you're not…
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inspiration

I haven't been able to get up to NYC as often now that things are so busy in the studio, and Tim has also had a lot of other projects lately, but we've still managed to stop by a few…
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putting down bones

on the way to the studio
Things have been full steam ahead for the past week or so and the tracks are starting to take shape.  Finding the right part for each instrument can be challenging, then suddenly it's quite…