hello, all...yesterday, friday, the third session of mastering was finished and that's it! now i get the master from los angeles and send to manufacture in mexico city...two... Read more
"Renaissance" Cd cover
Release date 11/11/2011...Those who opted for electronic download will get the files within days of the release date, if not the same day. As this is high season for manufacturers,... Read more
Chris Spheeris, Mariano Pini, Francis Buckley
Chris Spheeris (guitars and sonic seasonings) exploring synth pad frequencies...
Mariano Pini (guitars) and Francis Buckley (grammy winner, engineer/producer) speaking of koko powell (who played drums... Read more
recording parts for "let's be friends" and "no place but here"
i had my hands full producing, organizing, and looking over every detail, but i still made the time to pick up the camera to shoot some (low-light) video...here... Read more
progress report & photos
hello, dear friends and patrons...i just got back from los angeles and 14 hour days of tracking...this was preceded by mariano tracking guitars...in los angeles, i tracked additional drums (tim... Read more
good morning and thank you to the 94 friends who so lovingly and generously gave to support this project...i've been working on it since july of last year... Read more
tim's eloquence in the "big" room for recording
...tim getting ready for a grueling two days of tracking drums...as always, (he's played on four of my previous recordings) he did an impeccable job...
drums done & string arrangements
hello, my friends...well, the drums for seven songs are now complete and i have hours and hours worth of work to do with production...some of the ballads ("i... Read more
renaissance style portrait, drum tracking
hello, dear friends...i have the privilege of having introduced my friend, and drummer, tim gehrt, to his wife, my friend holly white...both are truly great artists and wonderful individuals...holly is... Read more
i am so deeply moved by the participation of so many of my friends with this project...my words, in this case, are weak representations of the feelings of... Read more
Budget for the recording
Hello, everyone, and thank you for your amazing support for which i am ever, ever so grateful...I'd like to post my estimate of the budget and explain some things... Read more
Here are the lyrics to another of the new songs "I Feel Nothing"
“I Feel Nothing”
i fall off my bicycle
my heart is like an icicle
i feel nothing
i drink way too much at night
and shrink when I should... Read more
Here are the lyrics to another of the new songs "There's Only Love In Love"
“There’s Only Love In Love”
i said some things i wish i hadn’t
and did so many deeds i now regret
so if i brought you pain and sadness
or... Read more
Here are the lyrics to another of the new songs "Be Who You Are"
“Be Who You Are”
why use the latest fashion if it’s not what you'd wear
pretending it’s your passion when nothing’s really there
to mimic mary’s hairstyle and long for... Read more
Here are the lyrics to one of the new songs "It Is What It Is"
“It Is What It Is”
i tried to change your ways
to make you, me
and see what i see
our fears wanted control
and all the love we’d known... Read more