Archive for the 'Music' Category

Tron Video Part III

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

I’ve just uploaded a new Tron video on to YouTube. This is final part of the demo videos for Tron, I had an idea to allow parts to be muted last night to enhance the performance aspects of it. So I coded it in about an hour and recorded a quick demo. The next stage […]

Updates

Saturday, June 27th, 2009

well, I’ve been a little quiet of late so I thought I’d give a quick rundown of what’s been going on. GorF, I’ve sold a few more kits (about another 30) and I’m out of parts for kit5, I’ll be ordering them in a week. Music wise, my new band had it’s first gig, 20 […]

Here’s something you don’t see every day

Sunday, April 5th, 2009

Actually two things, firstly apictures with yours truly in, secondly me smiling in them. These are pictures from the Highway 5 Gig, no particular order. Click for bigger images. I’m the muppet in the red Atari T-Shirt. In case you’re wondering, we had a “guest” guitarist for a couple of the songs.                                     Thanks […]

Keep On Rockin’ in the Free world

Saturday, April 4th, 2009

WOW, what a great night! As some of you know I left my band, Ten Fifty, and I’ve been rehearsing with Highway 5 as stand in bassist for Ben as he’d double booked himself with his band, Absolute Ataxia, that night. I’ve learned 22 songs, and they kindly agreed to play Jelly & Ice Cream (one […]

Bassist seeks band

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009

Well, since leaving my band (Ten Fifty), I’ve had a nice break, done plenty of work on GorF and feel like I’ve rediscovered my love and passion for music. I’ve really been enjoying rehearsing with Highway 5 and although the gig on the 28th of march got cancelled, I’m still playing on the 3rd of April with them […]

GorF update

Thursday, February 19th, 2009

Thanks to Jason Duerr we now have a BOM for people in the USA! GorF BOM for the USA I’m also chasing down some more parts, this weekend I’ll be sorting out bags of kits, I don’t have enough money to buy all the parts required for the 40+ “kit 5″ requests. So I’ll have […]

A gig

Monday, January 19th, 2009

Well, I’ve been asked by Highway 5 to stand in for their regular bassist, Ben, as his other band has a gig the other end of town the same night. The gig is the end of March at the FireFly in worcester. highway 5 play some great music and they’re also a great bunch of […]

Time to move on

Sunday, January 11th, 2009

It is with great sadness that I’ve decided to leave Ten Fifty. I’m not going to go into the reasons why here, but I feel it’s time for me to move on. I would like to thank the guys, Frank, Kristian and Jim, for some great times and for giving it 100%. I wish them […]

Play that funky music…..

Sunday, August 31st, 2008

I love funk music, as you can see from this blog I’ve tried to join or start a funk band a few times. Alas these days no-one seems interested in funk. Not to be put off by what everyone else likes I’ve started recording my own funk tunes. So here’s the first, it’s called ‘Jovian’ […]

Je Suis En Rock Star

Sunday, August 3rd, 2008

Last night, Saturday the 2nd of August, our band, Ten Fifty, had it’s second gig. This time we were headlining! We played at the Railway Hotel in evesham, a great venue, nice people and a good sized audience too! Before us were Absolute Ataxia and Highway 5, both great bands and first class peformers, as […]