Category Archives: creativity

Some thoughts on being creative

These are notes to myself to keep me inspired in making music. I originally wrote them 29.10.95 but gave them a recent re-edit. At least some of these nuggets are humbly recommended for general creative motivation and cogitation. i. Spontaneity … Continue reading

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Made up pop charts

When I was about 7 I had a year of pop obsession, and wrote a hit record chart of made up names…”Now the Time” by Igloo Band, “Window Box” by Player, “Runaway Horse” by Clapper – that sort of thing, … Continue reading

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Many Few demo

Last year my band, The Many Few, acquired a new drummer, and we spent a few hours in a budget recording room getting some demos down. Here are the tracks on Soundcloud. Now we are a fivesome we hardly ever … Continue reading

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Daily Sound Project

Aim. To create a daily audio doodle for a year. Audio doodle is a wide remit – it could be: a whispered voice, a guitar loop, cut and paste, sound collage, song snippet, wall of chords, random notes, lengthy improvisation, … Continue reading

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Daily Dosage

[Recently posted on my Elbowroom blog] I am contemplating a create-a-day project, and for this in my mind I’m really thankful to fellow blogger Andrea. She is thinking of creating and publishing a doodle a day over next year, and … Continue reading

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