Nadine Carina

How Do You Solve A Problem Like Carina? [soundcloud url="" iframe="true" /] I know, I know. I'm sorry. Starting a blog post about the freshest new music with a poorly chosen pun referencing the Sound of Music is a sort like saying 'hey! do you want to come see this awesome band with me and Mitt Romney?". But let me justify it! It's not just…

Read More

The Casio Rapman

Of all the vintage digital toys cluttering up my home studio, perhaps my favourite is the Casio Rapman, which I reviewed for Making Music magazine in 1991 (see below). Until working with Swami Baracus on last weekend's Immersion Songwriting event I'd never seen it used by a really gifted rap artist. It struck me that its collection of cheesy oldschool riffs deserved to be shared…

Read More
site by