Tag Archives: music

Good Ol’ NaNoWriMo

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Funny, I linked this all sorts of places, except on my own sites.

My First House Filk

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There is a story I relate about my wife talking to a Malaysian woman. She was shocked to find out that Keren was married to a Filipino male. One of the reasons was the amount of people Filipinos liked to … Continue reading

FKO20 – Noob at a Filk Convention

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This past weekend, I attended Ontario’s Filk convention. Filk is a music genre, mostly folk music, dedicated to fantasy and science fiction. However, one could write and sing about any obsession that spans the geek spectrum.

Bobby McFerrin Demonstrates the Power of the Pentatonic Scale

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World Science Festival 2009: Bobby McFerrin Demonstrates the Power of the Pentatonic Scale from World Science Festival on Vimeo. Notes & Neurons: In Search of the Common Chorus. Very cool

50/90 – Write 50 Songs in 90 Days & how I am not doing it

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Mid June has not been productive. Neither has early July. But 50/90 has started up and I am remembering the energy of FAWM. “This is the club. Each summer, 50/90 forges a collaborative community where musicians of all walks and … Continue reading

I can’t help myself

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About three days ago, it was two days before I left for Germany. Dove, my wife, was busy getting ready for the trip. I don’t know what she was doing, I think she was buying stuff, or cleaning, or maybe … Continue reading

Charlie Cheney’s Music Exam – Interview with Errol

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Allo! During FAWM.org, Charlie Cheney had a nightly radio show where he would play music from FAWM, and people would call in and we’d have all sorts of fun. Lately, he’s been doing shows focused on just one person, and … Continue reading

Ooooh! Someone may make a 3d music video of one of my songs!

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So I wrote this cute little children’s song called The Chicken and the Alien with Nancy Rost, who was also part of FAWM.ORG (and also has like a million songs). Anyway, I get an email from someone who wishes to … Continue reading

Why My Daughter Deserves a Pony

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There comes a time in a man’s life when he has realized that whatever goal he has unconsciously set out to complete has finally, unequivocally been accomplished. That occurred a few days ago. Life has been busy. I’ve had a … Continue reading

Yay Internets. It’s teaching me the Blues…

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The internets is teaching me the Blues, albeit with limited success. Someone from FAWM wanted me to do a jazz piece, which I can’t play. So I went onto youtube and found how to play the blues. This led me … Continue reading