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Trust Action gets a re-release!

My 4th CD of original material will be re-released on all digital platforms on June 23, 2020. This was a fun CD to make, at a time when digital distribution online was non-existent. CDs were printed, which had a pretty extensive multimedia section (strange to find on independent CDs at the time) and sold at … Read more

UBU: 32 Days of Balance

The Clips I am starting this blog with sound clips, so you can listen while you read (or if you don’t care that much about the artist/process stuff). The first clip is the first several minutes from one of the pieces. The second is an edit from four different pieces. When working on a new … Read more

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ABC-TV Appearance and New Ambient Track

First, the new ambient track was recorded in stereo with a Fractal AX8 and a Boomerang III, which is capable of recording 4 unsync’d loops that overlap and don’t line up rhythmically. This song is part of a group of demos for a new CD. I will be writing more like this for an upcoming … Read more

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Generative Music Apps

I love Brian Eno’s concept of Generative Music. Music that repeats, but never the same way. In other words, we set it in motion and it randomly generates. It usually focuses on a few keys, but it is something I can listen to hours. It is kind of like looping, but the patterns never repeat … Read more

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Reward Your Toil: Music to Quiet the Mind

Reward Your Toil: Music to Quiet the Mind This is a release I made that consists of 14 hours of music presented on a DVD. The DVD includes video, a recording blog, many pictures and details about the process of putting together such an expansive release. There are 14 one-hour pieces of music, with a … Read more

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My Favorite Ambient CDs

Ambient music isn’t for everyone, but it is a great way to slow the mind down. It is also so fun to play, as I an’t rely on ‘stock licks’ and massive amounts of gain. It all is very slow, and evolves over time. Here are my 2 favorite ambient releases, like, ever. Brian Eno’s … Read more

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Collectives: What does it mean?

Here are some notes about my Collectives project from a few years ago: Guitarist and composer Dave Eichenberger has completed a unique project called Collectives. Simply put, this collection consists of 50 CDs which each hold an hour of improvisation. Each CD is completely unique, and has its own artwork as well as date and … Read more

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Welcome to the new site!

Welcome to the new address for my website. I hope to more regularly update this one, as it may be easier for me to manage. For the time being, I will post the album covers for my Collectives project, as they are all really cool. Check em out!