..I forgot to mention – I have a new monthly. It’s the poetry thing again. This time, it’s the 7 Hills Poetry Slam in Worcester. Next one is February 8th (Sunday). A featured poet, an open mic, a spotlight feature…

Sometimes I get busy with life. I don’t post here as often as I should, and I really don’t know how many people actually look anyway. But I’m still plugging away at my music organization, talking to other people who…

Been thinking a lot lately about how there is so much music at our fingertips in the internet age. Go into the studio, grab a record, play it. Think about how your friends might like to hear that, so you…

So, only the second month of the year. Already been skiing and snowshoeing this year. I’ve been working in my studio, and went back and re-encoded everything in FLAC format, reconfiguring hard drives, and playing with the AKAI APC-40 I…

Yes, it’s twice in one year that I’ve posted. That is, sadly, a first in a very long time. It really does frighten me how time gets away from me. I was just thinking yesterday how it was only last…

I find myself wondering about the nature of communicating online. Years ago, I had a blogger account. Then I had a LiveJournal, and I actually used that fairly regularly (for a while, anyway). But this website, which I envisioned (and…

You know it’s bad when you’re bitching about the insane heat on Facebook one minute and the next you look at your webpage and see a message about ski season. Oh, ski season, how you utterly failed me this year.…

With the onset of winter (lame as it is for someone who wants to ski, dammit!), the nerdery at the TESLA space has gone on hold. When it warms up a bit, we’ll be back there on Wednesdays, but in…

It also soothes my soul. There’s nothing quite like the energy of playing music for other people and seeing their reactions. That perception of a reaction from a listener is a communication, and when you open a dialogue for communication,…

So, after much hibernation, I’m starting a new DJ thing.  I call it “thing” because it’s a strange animal in a unique location – the T.E.S.L.A. space at 97D Webster Street in Worcester, MA (my hometown!). This will be nice…