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Why I sold my POD HD300 and kept the Boss ME70

I think it is ok to say with confidence that the new generation of Line 6 HD amp modeling sounds amazing – and a lot better than their previous devices and most of what the competition is doing. That includes Roland/Boss’ own COSM technology. A couple of months ago I bought a used Boss ME70 which is basically… … Continue readingWhy I sold my POD HD300 and kept the Boss ME70

Perfectionism

Last night I gave up perfectionism. I’ve been an active musician for more than 16 years now and I did not really release a lot of tracks. Actually, I did not release a single track that was supposed to represent me as a musician. There have been a few jams, a few fun projects and demonstrations, sure. But never did I say: “Here, this is mine. This is what I do as a musician.”… … Continue readingPerfectionism

My friend the squirrel

…I was on my way to visit my friend the squirrel. The squirrel, you must know, lives on a small, corny Disney-castle-styled tower on a tiny island that’s located not too far from the shore on a gigantic lake. For no apparent reason, this lake is ice-cold all year long with huge blocks of ice swimming in it.
The squirrel, you must know, lives on a small, corny Disney-castle-styled tower on a tiny island… … Continue readingMy friend the squirrel