Posts Tagged ‘because you know’

Which songs should I redo? The first 4 weeks

Friday, August 7th, 2009
At some point, I will begin reworking a few of my songs so that I can get away from the demo-ish/newbie sound that I feel is coming through due to producing so frequently. In that vein, I was hoping you might take a listen to the first four songs and then let me know which you would like to see re-recorded, re-mixed, re-written, etc.
Whichever is selected, I might go as far as bringing in a different singer, bassist, drummer, having someone help me re-write the lyrics, who knows. So if you have suggestions for specifically what you would like to see, please also comment.
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Because You Know – Song #2 in 52 Song Project

Wednesday, July 8th, 2009
What did I learn from this second week?
  • It's too easy to get caught up in working on a song for hours only to realize that it's crap by the time you've finished. I did that the other night and then had to decide if I just put it out or if I switched songs. I switched.
  • Logic for OS X is easier for me to use than Audacity for Windows, but then again, Logic isn't free ;-)
  • I have a really difficult time keeping the songs simple. After wasting a ton of time on that other song, I… Read More