Flash audio problems in 10.0.45

June 18, 2010 at 10:01 am | Apple, blabbing, Flash, music, web.

If you have run across problems with Flash and audio exporting to MP3 you have come to the right place. Sadly I have become and expert in this over the past couple of weeks. The easy fix is of course to upgrade your Flash player. Since the Flash player in IE, Safari and FF for… Read more »

Best / Most listened to records of 2009

January 2, 2010 at 2:29 pm | music.

This is a tough list because I could include lots of records that are not from 2009 that I listened to pretty regularly this year. I will try to keep this to just records that came out this year. Some made it to the list of the decade and others didn’t. Neko Case – Middle… Read more »

New Logic Studio 9

July 23, 2009 at 11:45 am | Apple, Gear, music, web.

Start your MACs. The new version of Logic Studio is out and its got some cool stuff in it. Here is a short list of the stuff that I am looking forward to. Pedal boards with lots of virtual stomp boxes Flex Time – Editing audio and timelines to match placement and tempo Track Importing… Read more »

Best present ever…

July 16, 2009 at 11:19 am | blabbing, music.

I showed this item to my wife and said I was thinking about buying it. It sort of kills two birds with one stone as the saying goes. I was looking at weird vintage amps lately and I also was thinking about getting a lap steel guitar. So she bought it for me for my… Read more »

More cowbell

January 11, 2009 at 11:58 am | blabbing, music.

“I put my pants on the same way as everyone else. One leg at a time. But, when my pants are on I make gold records. Now give me some more cowbell.”

my sloppy digital life

January 5, 2009 at 11:28 am | blabbing, music, web.

I have to many hard drives. So why did I order another? Good question. Right now I have 3 computers and an iPhone to keep track of. I have a MAC and a PC that I currently run at work. (I’m in the process of switching) I also have a massive MAC Pro at home…. Read more »

Figuring out the Beatles

October 31, 2008 at 2:18 pm | blabbing, music.

If you have ever wondered how the Beatles got that weird sound at the beginning of “Hard Days Night”, it seems its taken over 40 years, a professor and some advanced analytical modeling to figure it out. Wired Article » Little known fact is that the Beatles (Ringo really) used the phrase “Hard Days Night”… Read more »

Getting Better

October 9, 2008 at 12:01 pm | blabbing, music.

When Alanna and I got married, I was rushing around before the wedding moving stuff and getting dressed and checking on arrangements and the whole time I was singing this song under my breath. Here we are 2 months to the day after the wedding and I still have it in my head. Getting Better… Read more »

Record for Alanna

August 13, 2008 at 10:25 am | blabbing, music.

As a wedding gift to Alanna I decided last year that I would write and record an album just for her. I started last fall and finished with all the mastering and artwork just in time for the wedding. My plan was that everyone at the wedding would get a copy of the record. Not… Read more »


June 29, 2008 at 1:39 pm | blabbing, music.

I have been working on a new record as a wedding gift for Alanna and it is done. Well almost. I have finished the mixes for it and the first pass of mastering is done, so now I just have to finish the CD design and it is off to DiscMakers to get printed. Sweet…. Read more »