Monthly Archives: August 2009

50 Movies of Summer

As of this moment, I have completed watching Vicky Christina Barcelona, bringing the number of movies I have watched for the first time this summer to fifty. Granted, prolific film critics easily view two hundred films a year–I am no less impressed with my accomplishment. I set out to expose myself to films which I [...]

“The Point” An Electric Instrumental

After setting up all my recording gear, I christened my new apartment by recording this piece. the point

“Bramble” A Short Metal Piece

I recorded this short piece to try out The Metal Foundry, an expansion for Toontrack’s Superior Drummer, a sampled drum VST instrument. The whole thing actually turned out a bit decent. I also used a distorted preset with Reason Electric Bass and Amplitube for the rhythm and lead guitars. bramble bramble drums only

Metal Test

I hastily recorded this song today to try out Addictive Drums, a sampled drum VST instrument. I’m not sure I like the drum sounds yet. Pardon the shoddy guitar playing. dean