Imagining music

As much as music is an audio thing, being able to visualize music is an interesting thing to do in my opinion. I love listening to music and begin ‘seeing’ things, a car speeding down the highway, birds chirping, a bassist doing all the bass faces to the...

Perfume – my next musical revolution

Well, as some of you might have known, I’m a great fan of Girls’ Generation and they brought me into all the Kpop madness. I had always been thinking, man I wanna get into Jpop too! I didn’t know where to start because there wasn’t anything...

Finding our voices

‘Be yourself.’ ‘Go with your emotions.’ We are all looking for our own voices be it in music or whatever. We want to be heard the way we are. We want to express ourselves without being a copy of someone else. I am still on my way to...

Deciding on what to practice

Practice oh practice. There are just way too many things to practice ain’t it so? It does get frustrating sometimes but, as much as it’s frustrating, no practice = no improvement for sure. I was sometimes asked what did I practice to play like how I do...

One month with Metro

Had my last gig with Metro subbing for Mike at BRIX last Saturday. It was awesome playing with awesome musicians on stage 6 days a week and I sure learned a hell lot. First of all I need to thank in no particular order my buddy Alex for recommending me, Mike for...

A pleasant surprise by playing more

Been playing at BRIX for 2 weeks now and last night I had a talk with soundman Sid after the 1st set. Our conversation went something like this: Sid: Eh bro play more lah! Can’t really hear you unless pay attention sia. Me: I dunno man. I try not to mess things...

More love for MI Effects Tube Zone

I love the MI Effects Tube Zone I even got 2 of them. One is a v3 and the other a v4. I use the v4 mainly and both of them sound almost identical. The v3 is a little faulty I need to send it to be repaired. With my room setup where I run things direct to a virtual amp...