Some songs are better suited for this process, songs that are very full in the lower to mid range, but also very sparse overall are best,’ she says. ‘Idioteque was a great example of this, it has very strong low to mid tones with minimal backing synthetic drums.’ We can debate the merits of plywood versus maple (Ghassaei says they sound about the same, though plywood warps more), but either way, they’re visually stunning, a new take on tree rings. ‘What I really want to do next is get some 12″ wood rounds, the kind with a live, rough edge and cut some records right into the rings of the tree,’ Ghassaei says.
Haha, here’s Henry Rollins rockin’ out to an unreleased version of FUNKY TOWN he did with drag superstar RuPaul… What an unlikely duet!
Kirsten Rothbart’s illustrations, first spotted on Supersonic Electronic, have a comix-inspired style and reveal the mysterious lives of cool, tattooed girls. Smoky rooms, tiger guardians, and other enviable scenarios draw us in — but the German-born artist also shows there are vulnerabilities and a longing for something more. Music has been a big inspiration on Rothbart: “I just love portraying musicians and their way of life. Or what I think is their way of life.” Take a closer look in our gallery.
At some point, rock concert posters became works of art, and the ultimate souvenir of a memorable experience. Artists took even more pains with concerts that occurred on New Year’s Eve. Collectors Weekly has a collection of New Year’s Eve concert poster art spanning from 1966 to 2012 that may bring back some fine memories for you! Link
Due to the fact that I am in the process of opening up my own business ( a collectibles, comic book shop, book store, multi-media, used musical instrument outlet!!! ), CONSPIRAPORN will be updated a lot less frequently in the coming weeks. Stay tuned, I’ll be back around ASAP, please be patient, thanks….
Want to scare the living crap out of somebody? Well nothing better than a grenade explosion sound at 110 decibles. You can set the “explosion” timer to 5, 30 or 60 seconds then BOOM it happens. Battery powered and ready to scare.
There is a recurring urban legend that claims that many people committed suicide with this song playing.
This is the new band I’m in, SONICDIOXIDE… Primarily covers, but working on a full set of originals too. CHECK IT OUT!
Get you a beer, simmer down, and watch the latest from ASHTRAY CANDY (episode III). Featuring NO PIT CHERRIES, MAD MELODIES, NEW FINLAND RADICALS, BERZERKER MODE and more from the INDY scene! All this and more comedy than you can handle, with a special appearance by a classic 80′s icon, our first viewer hate mail, and the Grim Reaper! It’s here, it’s NOW, it’s ASHTRAY CANDY episode III comin’ right at ya!
Music was flourishing in Europe in 40,000BC – millennia before Beethoven or the Beatles.
European’s earliest ancestors were playing musical instruments and showing artistic creativity more than 40,000 years ago, a study has shown.
Evidence of the musicians was unearthed in Germany in the form of primitive flutes made from bird bones and mammoth ivory.