New year, clean slate? Don’t know about that, but…

..making promises at the end of the old year, for the new year, to myself, and keep them, yep, tried and failed. Yet sometimes, for whatever reason, whether associated with a new year, new beginning or clean slate kinda feeling, those do lead … somewhere.  Making it a new start? Doing a (light/heavy) reboot? A kick-my-butt symbolic fresh start? A page turn? I’ll speak for…read more>>

May 2015, a (too long?) summary

it’s been a while since I posted anything, so therefore, on this last day in May I decided it’s time.. for a blog. May 2015 – brrr… cold May has been cold where I live, in fact the coldest May recorded in 19 years. Another side effect of climatic changes and global warming? Some would say…read more>>

A musical giant have left us, RIP

On March 13th 2015 Daevid Allen, Age 77, one of the most original musical artists of this and the former century, exhaled for the last time. Posted on Facebook the morning (CET) of Friday 13th, by his son Orlando Monday Allen: ”And so dada Ali, bert camembert, the dingo Virgin, divided alien and his other 12 selves…read more>>

When you feel a creative flow…

… it’s sometimes best to let things come and not try to control… too much. Allow the energy of momentary inspiration to take the drivers seat. It’s good to have a plan, but with regards to art and art forms sometimes desire for a plan can disrupt currents, disrupt creativity even before you got started. For a while now I’ve wanted…read more>>

One of my favorite applications

… definitely is Applied Acoustics’ Lounge Lizard. If you’re a keyboard player I’d be surprised if the name and manufacturer is unknown, and Lounge Lizard not already in your portfolio of soft instruments. Whether you’re a professional or an amateur, virtuoso or average, this is a must have for anyone who love Fender Rhodes and electric pianos. A truly inspiring package for almost anyone….read more>>