Year 1 Portfolios!

First year of uni is over. What a ride! You can listen to all the music I wrote over the course of the two semesters here: Semester 1 Semester 2

My compositional process

Thought I’d write up a personal analysis of my composition process. It’s one that has changed and adapted over the years, but it’s in a fairly solid state now, to the point where I can break it up into simple steps. Mood. I need to feel creative first and foremost – otherwise nothing happens. I …

RAINBOW SEASON EP AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD!

It’s been a long time coming, but here it is. Me and my brother wrote an EP. We wrote melodies, lyrics, then sang and played to create the songs, and then the music was arranged and mixed and mastered to the best of our collective abilities. We present to you the final product of our …

Rainbow Season – CONTROL lyric video!

Rainbow Season are proud to release a lyric video for the first track off their debut EP – enjoy “Control”! 😀

Rainbow Season EP READY FOR RELEASE!

Ladies and men of the gentle disposition, I can conclusively say that Rainbow Season, the joint musical venture between myself and my brother, are finally ready to unleash their EP to the world. The tracks have been mixed to the best of my ability, mastered, and uploaded to CDBaby – and the EP will be …

Rejection

In an effort to keep myself busy, I recently signed up to audition for two separate local projects, hoping to be accepted for either or both. The title of this post may well give away the outcome of those decisions, but let me tell you about how each one went. Things are made doubly interesting …

Going to see these guys… on my birthday!

That is totally Muse, and they are totally playing at Perth Arena at the end of this month, with Birds of Tokyo totally supporting them. The 30th of November being the date that I was brought kicking and screaming into this world, and then 20 years later arriving in the continent of Australialand makes it …

EP review: Bad Salad – Puzzled

Greetings, prog metal fans of all sorts! Today I have very special treat for you, a review of the latest musical venture by the exceedingly talented folks of Bad Salad, whom you may remember I covered a little while ago in a review of their fantastic debut album “Uncivilized“. Vocals: Denis Oliveira Guitar: Thiago Campos …

“The Plutonia Experiment” MIDI Pack released!

I’m pleased to announce the completion and release of the Plutonia MIDI Pack, which is a unique project I started earlier this year. It consists of 35 new MIDI tracks, all written by various members of the Doomworld community, in a bid to write a unique soundtrack for the Doom 2 add-on “The Plutonia Experiment” …

StickKnights: Part II!

Part two of the planned StickKnights trilogy is now available for viewing on YouTube. More animation from my brother, plus further great voice-acting from him (and myself). And of course, music by me, too. Also ACTION SCENES. And they’re awesome. 😀 We hope you enjoy!