Marooned is Now Available A Bandcamp exclusive with high-quality download in MP3, FLAC... includes digital booklet PDF containing 16 pages of liner notes, photos, and graphical score. I'm super excited to announce my new album Marooned is now available. This soundscape is in the same universe and is a prequel... Read more →


Back on March 7th I presented a workshop in Boulder called "Intro to Patching Virtual Modular Synths". I thought I'd pass along a concept from this workshop that might save you money as well as inspire you to start down the path of modular and semi-modular sound design with your... Read more →


I'll be hosting Boulder Synthesizer Meetup #36 tonight. We'll have a great lineup with Serafin Sanchez presenting and Darren Kramer performing at the after meetup. Fun fact - meetup now has 275 members!!! See you locals tonight. If you are ever visiting the Boulder/Denver area on the 2nd Tuesday of... Read more →


Like so many of us, my first interface for synthesis was akeyboard. I grew up playing organ, then gigged 100s of shows playing synth keys in an alt-rock band in a past lifetime. Five years ago when I was designing a studio and performance rig for my original albums and... Read more →


"Dedication" has been my watchword for the last few years. I've spent 100s of hours working with a small set of instruments - Octatrack, Nord Lead 4, Ableton Push, and Absynth. The payoff is when you transcend the technology you can make and change sonic decisions in real-time and focus... Read more →


Can you read the labels on the knobs and switches? Neither can I. Point being that you can never count on a particular light condition at a show. Memorize the function and workflow of you instruments in near dark conditions where you can't read labels. This will prepare you for... Read more →


Video: Rick Wakeman Solo Performance Live At Montreux 2003

I've seen a lot of Rick Wakeman videos on the YouTubes, but this one is pretty damn fantastic. It's a solo Performance Live At Montreux 2003 while touring with Yes - https://youtu.be/cx5ovZVGcd0. He looks pretty exhausted by the end of this blistering 5 minute plus performance. Fantastic! Read more →


I attended and performed at the Denver Synth Meet on March 14th. It was a great event with many attendees coming in from out of town. Here are some photos of the general event as an album on Flickr. After 5pm, musical performances began which included the following lineup. I... Read more →


If you live in the Denver/Boulder area come by the Denver Synth Meet. This is a brand new event so come by and show your support and geek out. Details below and at http://www.denversynth.com. The Boulder Synthesizer Meetup will be hosting a table at the event so come by and... Read more →


Live 9.2 is in beta. I put together a mindmap of what’s new to go along with past mindmaps. What’s New in Live 9.2 What’s New in Live 9.1 (over 7,000 views) What’s New in Live 9.0 (over 13,000 views) Here is an embedded version of the map. Your browser... Read more →


Hosting the Boulder Synthesizer Meetup NAMM 2015 Recap Panel

I’ll be hosting this event. If you are in the Denver/Boulde area, come on by. RSVP here. We’ll be meeting at our new location – the wonderful Walnut Room in Denver. The “After-Meetup” will feature member performances; 9:00-9:30 - Set 1 - Chris Frain (Genre-Spanning Apptronica Set) | http://lenncicada.bandcamp.com/ 9:45-10:15... Read more →


Check out this interview with Bert Schiettecatte of Percussa AudioCubes - http://artmusictech.libsyn.com/podcasat-066-bert-schiettecatte. Your browser does not support the audio element One of the bits of hardware that keep showing up around me are the Percussa Audio Cubes. I would keep on running into Percussa's owner, Bert Schiettecatte, at trade shows,... Read more →


Are you ready to hear a copper heart played with dry ice fed through to an Octatrack with Theremin accompaniment? Well here you go. Video of live concert footage: Concréte Mixer IV Denver - Co2 Copper Heart vs Octatrack vs Theremin with Thomas Lundy and Victoria Lundy. Recorded live at... Read more →


Live Concert with Streaming Audio: Concréte Mixer IV at Walnut Room Denver, Friday Jan 30th, 9pm

I am excited to be returning for my fourth Concréte Mixer show. At this event, I will use an Octatrack dynamic sampler to incorporate real-time audio output from other musicians at the event to create expressive "instruments" on-the-fly. I will also perform a solo piece manipulating field recordings with infrared... Read more →