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Korg Kaossilator 2 – Nine things to know, do, or try

For Christmas I got a Kork Kaossilator 2 dynamic phrase synthesizer. I’d seen them online before, and while I don’t really ‘do’ electronic music like that, it looked like fun. It is. In the first couple of weeks, I’ve figured … Continue reading

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1981 Suzuki Omnichord… my next favourite instrument

via youtube.com Okay so who’s heard of an Omnichord before? Like a keyboard mixed with an autoharp. Amazing! And you can still buy them on ebay as well. Continue reading

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Bye bye band T-shirts

In a recent clothing clearout, I finally faced the fact I would never wear many of my worn out band T-shirts again. But I couldn’t just throw them out, I wanted a photographic document of what they meant to me at the time I bought them, and was we… Continue reading

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Northycote Farm Harvest Festival day

After reading about the Northycote Farm harvest festival day on WV11.co.uk, I thought I’d pop along with a friend, and my two boys. It was a lovely day, with the weather just about holding – actually the light rain drizzle as we arrived did help p… Continue reading

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I’ll Be Your Mirror, curated by Portishead

I just got back from one day of All Tomorrow’s Parties latest I’ll Be Your Mirror venture, essentially a two day festival curated by Portishead. I could talk about the music, but instead wanted to just post two videos I took, demonstrating the bre… Continue reading

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tUnE-yArDs. Part Akira soundtrack, part Polyphonic Spree, part Vampire Weekend.

via youtube.com If this hasn’t yet been used in a car / phone advert, it will be soon (UPDATE: from Wikipedia ‘Garbus’ song “Fiya” is featured on a 2010 commercial for the Blackberry Torch.’). Mark my words. The first minute of the video with the … Continue reading

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Water Drumming

via dailyfrail.com Had to pass this clip on, from the Tangier Sound blog, see link above. If I was more of a hippy I’m sure I’d be saying something about the inspiration that comes from people coming together with the natural world to make music l… Continue reading

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