My wife and I were watching Mad Men last night.  If you’re not a fan of the show (or live under a rock), it is a drama based on life in an advertising agency in the 60’s and 70’s.  Anyway, in the episode we were watching the agency had just installed a new computer.  In…

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My apologies for not writing a blog in a few weeks.  It’s been pretty hectic in my household recently and blogging has been something that has just been beyond my ability to get my head around.  First of all we were looking at buying the house we are currently renting.  We put in an offer…

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Warringah Counil’s “Northern Composure” youth band competition is rolling around again.  Continuumusic has been a sponsor of the band comp since its inception and I’ve been one of the judges.  I’m also the house sound engineer at Yo-Yo’s (the venue that the competition is run from).  I’ve had the pleasure of mixing some of the…

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I’ve never been a fan of awards shows in the music or film industry.  Probably because I’ve never won anything.  I’ve never even been nominated.  Only myself to blame for that, I suppose but as a result, I’ve never tuned in or shown any interest in the Grammy Awards, The Oscars, et al as I’ve…

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It was a very good year. One of my favourite songs of all time.   I should warn you that the following blog is pretty introspective, self indulgent and it’s all about ME!!  Lol.  So if you’re not into that, here are some amusing pictures of kittens so you don’t feel like you’ve come here…

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A couple of weekends back we ran our first “Live On Deck” show at Continuumusic.  Basically, we put on four bands on our stage in the studio backyard, recorded them in multi-track and set up a bunch of video cameras to capture their performances.  It went well.  Each band was asked to invite some guests…

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