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xvpusw Tracy Hutchison

Illinois   United States of America
Member since February 9, 2014

Collaborations: 78   Joined: 567   Tracks: 1,414


   

Bio

I'm not a songwriter really, or even a lyricist. I'm basically a poor amateur poet trying to squeeze words into music.

I put up a cheap fb page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Xvpusw-Lyricist/737590832997091

I put up a cheap reverbnation page:

http://www.reverbnation.com/xvpusw

Summer '18 Kompoz-A-Thon

26 members

The goal of the "Kompoz-A-Thon" is simple: to provide those like me - devoted Kompozers who can't get enough of this site - something extra. ;)   At the start (Sunday) of each week there will be an event/challenge/collaboration that will ...


Herbs and Spices (Concept Album 10-15 May 2017)

6 members

So.... what goes around, comes around... this year's concept album in 3 days takes the theme of "Herbs and Spices". We've written nothing, and will be posting up songs, tracks, noodles, chanting and the usual off-beam stuff between 10-1...


50 Pounds Of Music

6 members

I recently read a very interesting book: https://www.amazon.com/Art-Fear-Observations-Rewards-Artmaking/dp/0961454733 With a very interesting experiment/story: http://www.lifeclever.com/what-50-pounds-of-clay-can-teach-you-about-design/ Across the ...


10 Year Anniversary Jam

26 members

Group for Doc's Kompoz 10 year anniversary jam.


Sing Me a Story Private Group

15 members

Different from the Sing Me A Story regular group, this is a private group meant for active members of the project to discuss without flooding the chat of the other group too much.    For other purposes, you can visit the other group here:  www.kompo...


Famous people concept album 2016

8 members

Every year me and @rolf meet up in real life to concept, write, record and finish off a 6 or 7 track concept album in just a few days. For 2016 this will take place on 20, 21, 22 April. so from about 3pm on the 20th we'll start posting up track...


Sing Me A Story Foundation's Collaboration Group

71 members

Song Me a Story is a non-profit foundation who's mission is to bring the voices of children in need to the world -- through music.   Children who are facing illness and battling diseases are getting their stories of survival turned into a song, th...


Johnny Watermelons Collaboration Challenge

38 members

Johnny Watermelons Challenge began on March 1st 2016 and is ongoing. Jump in!     What is this Challenge you ask? Its an assignment meant to stretch your reach, broaden your talent and inspire you, while you engage with others on the same quest. It&#...


Gig Bag Radio Show

67 members

The Gig Bag Radio Show is an internet radio station Ladywoo and myself are running which features indie/unsigned artists only.  The purpose is to basically have a bit of fun, as well as showcase some of the awesome talent at Kompoz.com and beyond. fin...


Writing Better Lyrics

7 members

This is a group for individuals wishing to become better songwriters by writing more compelling lyrics. The purpose is the word/story -the melody, instrumentation, etc are of no concern. Neither is genre. Well crafted lines are the foundation for all s...


SHEEP! 2015 concept album project

12 members

Concept album: collaborators wanted... May 21, and May 22 Every year I meet up with Rolf (Neil Wilson) for a few days and record new songs, compositions. so we're looking for any collaborators to help us. We write and record as we go along, and t...


Free Culture Kompozers

17 members

One of the best reasons to collaborate on Kompoz.com is to immerse yourself in "Remix Culture". Do you like creating seed ideas that grow into strange and beautiful projects and are taken in directions that you never would have done on your ow...


Collaboration Do's and Don'ts

114 members

Share your tips and tricks in the collaboration arena. Ask for best practices from the folks that have been doing it for a long time. And, if you are not a noobie, give the new guy a hand up.


New Member Support Group

497 members

The New Member Support Group is for anyone who is new to Kompoz and online collaborating. This a group where newcomers can support and encourage one another to gain the confidence to quickly get up and running in the Kompoz community. All skill levels ...


Front Porch Collective

110 members

The spiritual home for all those who relish sitting on the front porch, picking on a guitar and sipping a cold beer. Anything acoustic. Guitars, banjos, mandos, dobros, fiddles. Let's all play them or chat about them. Keep it real.


Introduction to tracking: Best practices for achieving a great mix

211 members

The aim of Introduction to tracking is to provide anyone with a set of guidelines on the best practices to 'get it right first time' for distance collaboration. Learn how to track properly and avoid wasted hours of avoidable re-tracking because...


Kompoz Mentors

35 members

We were all new to Kompoz once. Let's see what we can do to help out the newcomers.Thoughts? Ideas? 


All About Promotion and Income Generation

138 members

Get yourself out there. Find an audience. Establish your brand. Sell your tunes to Radio, TV and Film. Make a CD and market it. Get your tunes in the iTunes store, spotify. 


Music Video Production

130 members

This group is designed for the music video enthusiast of all skill levels. Discuss, display, seek advice. There's refreshments in the kitchen. You have to try the celery stalks with lobster pate. They're sooooo good.  Check the Gallery for som...


Copyright

136 members

The goal of this user group is to discuss music copyright issues, the Creative Commons, ASCAP, BMI, and other related topics.


Lyrics, Songwriting and Arranging

677 members

Share your ideas, resources, etc


Vocals

624 members

This group is for vocalists/singers.  Share any ideas, resources, websites, inspirations.


Sound Engineering & Recording

712 members

This group is for recording engineers or anyone who is interested in learning more about sound engineering.  Collaborating online is a brave new world for many of us.  This group will help answer questions about mixing, mastering, sync tones, and inter...