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February 19, 2017

Mike is a numptie, he forgot to say something about this in January. Sooo...

We're very grateful to John Shanahan for his kind words about fade. Do go to the website and read the review - it's just one of many wonderful things that you'll find on Hypnagogue.

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February 5, 2017

Well, the trick to writing a blog is getting people to read what you write. But the trick to that is to tell them where to read it, and to give them something to read. So! Here we are again, after literally years offline.

Tonight on Spiral begins today on Spiral... in a...

January 12, 2017

I'm so excited! We're a proper 24/7 station now and I'm going live in about an hour. We have a lovely Steampunk set (see picture) for me to host from in Second Life and of course, we have a great chat room for "real life" on our website - www.radiospiral.net

I don't hav...

January 8, 2017

It gives me great pride and pleasure to announce the official launch of RadioSpiral, a new internet radio station hosting an eclectic and inspiring variety of electronica... everything from deep drone ambient to upbeat rhythmic and even humorous selections, including r...

June 9, 2015

As mentioned in Gypsy’s recent post, I performed at the Asheville Electro-Music Festival last month, and gave two pieces their live premiere: “Fade To Blue”, a live improvisation for solo iPhone, and “Fade To Red”, a live performance on solo iPad.

 

 

These two tracks joi...

December 17, 2014

 

Yes, we’ve cleaned up our act a bit… the new theme is much clearer and easier to read, without sacrificing any of our features. We (and by that I mean Gypsy) have also added a videos page and a simple chatroom for use during shows on my own radio station when I’m not...

September 21, 2014

 

Live music is always special. It has an energy all its own and it’s not an option for the faint-hearted. Performing solo to an audience that is there simply because they wanted some refreshment is not an easy thing to do. Anyone who has the nerve and the skill to pull...

September 12, 2014

 

And so my dream has come to fruition…! Here’s the rig I’ll be using for the gig at La Vita Bella on September 20, or near enough; what you see here is no fewer than six different controllers all running the same Ableton Live session. One Ableton, two Novation, and thr...

August 26, 2014

 

It’s rare that I get any real inspiration from dreams, but it happens. Dreams are “brain processing stuff it didn’t have time to handle while you were awake and it’s not your brain’s fault if it gets the details a bit fuzzy.”

 

Yesterday I took delivery of some new musi...

August 25, 2014

…even if you know it won’t survive long enough to tell people about it.

 

As I prepare to wrap up another issue of Recording, I am looking at a bunch of personal/musical items in flux right now, which I must remember to bring to your attention as they come to fruition. B...

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