Two Recent Interviews

I haven’t spoken as myself in public lately.  Most of my efforts have been administrative, refining the underpinnings of The Beast and Orquesta GarDel, letting those entities speak on my behalf.  Each band has developed a nice blogging presence on their...

GarDel interview in Carrboro blog

I probably should have posted this a week or so ago, but it is still worth sharing.  I was recently interviewed on behalf of Orquesta GarDel by The Mill, the online blog of The Carrboro Citizen newspaper.  I thank Ashley Melzer for giving me some time to ponder the...

Return of the Blog

After a spring hiatus to focus on songwriting with my bands and research with Zenph, I am happy to return to the blogosphere.  The rest of the year will feature countowns to some projects I am very excited to share with you, including: 1. a mixtape from The Beast...

Catching up

I wonder if a histogram of bloggers and their usage habits might mimic a Gaussian distribution (remember the bell curve from high school?). On the low end is a chunk of people who set up a blog and forget about it the next day, leaving their two posts in the dust. On...

Video from Shakori Hills

Orquesta GarDel, Thursday night.  This is our very first performance of Andy’s new tune! http://www.youtube.com/v/O_2neGpJjTI&hl=en&fs=1&rel=0 And The Beast, Saturday afternoon.  Some GarDel horn players sitting in....