Introducing: All kinds of shit – Interstellar metadata

Posted on Nov 16, 2019

What the fuck is up fine folk? Last night represents the union of two to 8 astral bodies. Much like machine learning, this union yields one new statistical output. In layman’s terms: We are a fucking alien now. You’ll get used to it as it would turn out it doesn’t really change the language of […]

The burden of Irrational Optimism – Radio Play

Posted on Apr 6, 2019

Hey everyone – We have a little time off and thought, wouldn’t now be the perfect time for a little update from the world of vt100? We mean, heck, we’ve released a new album and yet the blog has been silent… well, let’s fix that. March 19th, The burden Of Irrational Optimism became available on […]

One Month Until burden’s Release! 2/19/19

Posted on Feb 19, 2019
One Month Until burden’s Release! 2/19/19

Hey everyone – it’s that milestone… The burden Of Irrational Optimism drops one month from today. You know, on March 19th – the big day. What you probably don’t know is that CDs are shipping now. Consider picking one up; it is the real experience, after all. All you need to do… is go here. There’s only 150 of […]

How to Support Independent Music

Posted on Jan 27, 2019
How to Support Independent Music

As The burden of Irrational Optimism inches toward release on March 19th, 2019, I have the privilege of wondering how I want to promote myself. Do I want to push Spotify? iTunes? Bandcamp? Soundcloud? Something else? What are the factors that come into play when determining how one pushes an album? Do I want money? Exposure? Both? These days I’m […]

3 new bandcamp exclusives – 1/16/19

Posted on Jan 17, 2019
3 new bandcamp exclusives – 1/16/19

Hey everyone, how are you? Here in Berkeley, CA it’s raining quite a bit. I’m listening to my friends record, and enjoying some quiet with my birds. After much stillness indeed, I realized I hadn’t updated you all on the latest happenings. In preparation for The burden of Irrational Optimism‘s upcoming release, I’ve included three new tracks on bandcamp […]

Announcement: New Album presales live!

Posted on Dec 27, 2018
Announcement:  New Album presales live!

You know that feeling when you’ve created a new record, and after months of planning, making things, and research, a tiny little bit of that record is finally available? That’s how I’m feeling right now, as, well, The burden of Irrational Optimism, my third studio record, is finally for sale. But wait, the record doesn’t come out until 3/19/19, […]

Music Discovery: Playlists, Engagements, and Getting Played

Posted on Dec 4, 2018
Music Discovery:  Playlists, Engagements, and Getting Played

With a new album literally on the presses, one thing that’s been on my mind a lot is how to get The burden of Irrational Optimism to the ‘right’ ears.  And yes, the right ears – I’m well aware that the music I write has an intended audience, it’s that audience I’d like to connect with.  But, […]

New soundcloud release and album announcement 11/24/18

Posted on Nov 24, 2018

Well, hello folks.  When was the last time we spoke?  Yea… it’s been a few months, hasn’t it.  The last thing I posted was the talk I gave on synaesthetics; I’m very proud of this, you should check it out if you’ve ever got 50 minutes to burn expanding your mind.  Since then, what’s been […]

The Synaesthetic Perspective

Posted on Sep 21, 2018

Well, hello.  It’s been a while hasn’t it?  My records indicate… April of 2018 (it is presently september).  Wow, what a long time to have pass without a word.  Well, it hasn’t been that silent if you’re following me on the facebooks (or twitter), but you’re right; I haven’t blogged in a very long time. What […]

Impedance – Authors Notes

Posted on Apr 2, 2018

Hey everyone – the record is done.  Just waiting for mastering now, and well, I have to push a few more buttons to make everything ‘happen’.  And then, that’s that.  Summing in about 1.5 years of exploration and work; last years compositions, instrumentation, and inspiration coupled with this years engineering skill; Impedance is done. I’m […]