Swamp Yankee Pitcairn
Member since March 9, 2011
Collaborations: 106 Joined: 412 Tracks: 3,783
Almost all my focus is on our band, "Icarus Machine"
( http://www.kompoz.com/music/group/icarusmachine )
right now, so please bear that in mind when asking me about stuff. :)
N.B.: Before you ask me to mix, does your project use sync tones?
If not, don't ask.
I'm not accepting invites at the moment.
I want to clear up what I have.
If you are one of the folks I always work with, PM me. :)
I play guitar, a little bass and can program keys and drums.
Some folks think I mix stuff well. I'm into that part of it all, so if you don't need the playing, but need mixing, drop me a line.
I am influenced by everything I hear, but specific things I like are Dream Theater, Rush, Yes (v2), Alan Holdsworth, Beethoven, Bach, Stravinsky, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Soilwork, Animals As Leaders.
The list changes all the time as to what I'm currently moved by.
I've been here a while, seen the fun, seen the drama. Bring the former, lose the latter and we'll get on fine.
[ Berklee '87, MP&E, sax & guitar ]
No, I don't live on Pitcairn. There is a total population of 48 people currently in the Pitcairns. What are the odds I'd have high speed internet there?
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