may

May sketch a day: black and white

black and white. african animal noise, sampled, fela kuti chatting ’bout demo-crazy, kalimba, marimba, time ran out. blackandwhite



May sketch a day: receipt

‘receipt’, found this on youtube, bish bash bosh, receipt oh dear, racist papa jons! mr.sergeant, nah, not tired of this, finding time to do it is the mission. still need to catch up on ‘drinks’, ‘fit’ & ‘letters’. hold tight! what am i learning? i like long intros, minimal sounds, i can write these sketches […]



May sketch a day: kitchen

kitchen sounds. one iPhone, record sounds in kitchen, edit in logic pro. job done. kitchen



May sketch a day: mum

nice synergy with it being mi ma’s birthday this week. a remarkable woman, i am biased, but t’is true. mum



May sketch a day: danger

danger, danger! danger what’s the name of that david lynch film, with the mask?



May sketch a day: funny

laughter. nuff said. a bit lazy this one, sorry. funny



May sketch a day: memory

well behind. still got 3 to do, but was able to blitz some today. a crazy week. here is memory. audio from youtubes ennit. i took the piano triad used on the video and messed around with it, took half the time, it is very simple. white notes. memory



May sketch a day: stranger

Day 9: Where are days 5-8? Coming, sorry, I had some teething problems and was away. Needed more time off-line. Today’s word: ‘Stranger’. Was a bit stuck, so perimeters quickly set; the orchestration was strictly for wind instruments. Mulled over what ‘stranger’ meant: think mysterious, unknown, my person is a bit quirky, smokes fags in […]



May sketch a day: snack

I haven’t done it, yet, but one of my fave snacks is hummus and pita. So gonna steal the audio from the video and play with it some. Here she is: snack dark.



May sketch a day: blurry

absolutely shattered, so many places i should be tonight, sleepy, but gonna fight it. i blame the hunt for real-life xlr leads. ended up buying the blimmin’ things online whilst on the bus, was loads quicker, than failed attempt at maplin and hockley repairs shop, apparently the geezer will solder you up any leads you […]



May sketch a day: pink

Musical alphabet: A B C D E  F  G pink =  b,b,g,d = my note row. i can only use these notes. 30 mins. inspired by the question ‘what does pink feel like?’ pink is raw, pink is apparently girly, pink is sakura. pink shaded the colour of the sky when i climbed mt. fuji […]



May sketch a day: crush

Day 2: Crush. For that someone special you probably shouldn’t like, what a relief when they fade. Kept to the 30 mins, thought I’d have a play with orchestral sounds this time, eurgh Logic Pro MIDI strings, need me some decent sounds. crush This ‘only have half an hour’ time limit is fuuuunnn! Can I keep […]