Category: Interesting Find

Oldest Known Complete Piece of Music in History

Hello, Today I came across a fascinating little video from someone on Youtube. Apparently, the individual is playing a lyre, which was most likely what the song was written on. However, this is a little peek into what all the cool kids were listening to back in the day. First, here is a a little […]

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How to Coil Your Cables, All Proper-like.

Hello, Came across this little video via Bobby Owsinksi’s blog. For many, many years I was coiling my cables the wrong way and suffering for it every time I went to uncoil them and use them. You see, if done properly you can uncoil your cables  and have no tangles, snags, etc. This is not […]

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$500 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway? What Are This??

Yes, you read the title correctly. AIMS Education Foundation is giving away a $500 Amazon Gift Card or one of three $250 Amazon Gift Cards to some lucky teacher. I plug this because of three reasons: 1. I’m in the marketing video. Yes, I’m shamelessly plugging my acting talents on my own blog. Get over […]

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Flaming Lips Animation

Hello, The animator of this piece is Micah Buzan a local in Kansas whom my brother met not  too long back in a life drawing class. His animation is all hand drawn and has a very ethereal, esoteric feel to it. Reminds me of a mash up of 70s experimental animation and 30s Disney. At […]

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How A Neumann U87 Mic Is Made

Hello, There is one name in microphones that many audio engineers find to be THE mic maker of all mic makers. It is Neumann.  I, personally, have never been blessed enough to work with any of their mics, but from what I gather they are pretty darn sweet. I recently had an email conversation with […]

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