header picture: https://flic.kr/p/24RBQDx
recommended listen: http://www.bennysings.com/blog/beat-tape-out-now Benny Sings Beat Tape June 29th 2018 . See also : https://bennysings.bandcamp.com/album/beat-tape
Listening tip 10 June 2018: https://youtu.be/8QvoUr2HphE - Chicken in the Pot from the new Star Wars film Solo - by John Powell.
Reading tip March 2018 : Pitchfork review of re-issue Ursula LeGuin & Todd Barton's "Poetry of the Kesh".
Reading tip February 2018: an interview by Brassaï with Picasso : https://www.americansuburbx.com/2015/12/brassai-interviews-pablo-picasso-an-excerpt-from-conversations-with-picasso.html
Listening tip January 2018 : https://bentcousin.bandcamp.com/ Bentcousin "Under the sun"
December 2017 listening tip: Jane Weaver "Modern Cosmology"
Current reading tip: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/23234870-my-life-with-earth-wind-fire Maurice White - My life with Earth, Wind &Fire
Hi there. Comments & ideas for collaborations appreciated.
Making music and fieldrecordings. Inspired by - in 'random' order : The Beatles, Kyteman, Benny Sings, Spinvis, Nits, Jankobus Seunnenga, My baby, Kendrick Lamar, Zappa, 5Nizza, Bijelo Dugme, Ennio Morricone, Ween, Laidback, Joe Jackson, Weather Report, David Bowie (8-1-1947 - 10-1-2016), Atahualpa Yupanqui, Damian Marley, Kate Bush. But also Antonin Dvořák, Rimsky-Korsakov, Weil & Brecht...
Header picture: Snow at postzegelpark - dixtuin Flickr CC BY SA NC https://flic.kr/p/ZPSbp5
Soundcloud Groups are gone since August 2016. Here are some I enjoyed following, adding to or moderating. Hopefully the context of these groups can be preserved somehow.
links to the snapshots on the wayback machine.
Tip : (july 2016) Turning off & on reposts in your soundcloud stream in Chrome with this nifty extension : https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/repost-toggle-for-soundcl/amimeafgcnfidkeknebnfdblmmekifem
I play violin, mandoline, acoustic and electric guitar and know my way around Cubase (SL2, 3 and more recently Elements 8).
Recommending these inspiring musicians:
https://soundcloud.com/the-plugs , https://soundcloud.com/pleudoniem , https://soundcloud.com/markjbennett ; https://soundcloud.com/dan-lockhart ; https://soundcloud.com/silent-steps ; https://soundcloud.com/musicpat-2 : https://soundcloud.com/julsy