What if Bands Traded Musicians Like Sports Teams?

It’s officially the offseason for basketball and football here in the States.  And it’s the time of year where baseball teams start talking about acquiring someone to push for a title.  Basically, there’s a whole lot of sportball dorks going on and on about what-if stories to make their favorite team better. There are 24-7… Continue reading What if Bands Traded Musicians Like Sports Teams?

Why Are Modern Superhero Soundtracks Rubbish?

A little under two weeks ago I went to see Captain America: The Winter Soldier.  I enjoyed the movie quite a bit.  It was less a super hero movie than a spy thriller where one of the spies ran around with an American Flag themed garbage can lid for most of the movie. That being… Continue reading Why Are Modern Superhero Soundtracks Rubbish?

BIG Changes at Daft Paragon

Hey folks – we’ve been pretty quiet here lately.  There’s a good reason for it.  Over the past several weeks we’ve been talking to a lot of big wigs at other companies about the popularity of this site.  The world has taken notice.  And after a lot of difficult discussions, we’ve decided…

Songwriting in Bands – How it Really Works

Not too long ago, my musical compadre made the acquaintance of a drummer and bassist that were seeking a complete band.  This was a perfect scenario as we were after their services as well and they seemed to be realistic and open-minded fellows.  (not once did they talk about being pros, or touring, or making… Continue reading Songwriting in Bands – How it Really Works

All my guitars are orange – How did this happen?

I haven’t had all my guitars in the same space for a while, but I had to move them together for some construction work in the basement.  Once I did this, I was a tad dismayed by the sight.  They’re basically, all orange.1 Orange is generally my favorite color, or at least close to the… Continue reading All my guitars are orange – How did this happen?