Architects Blu-Ray Progress Pt. 19
As you can see I am now re-exporting The Making Of Grand Architectswhich I will publish as a Blu-Ray, for those backers who pledged for that level. There... Read more
At Wondercon 2018 This Weekend
Hey Grand Architects Backers --
We will be appearing at Wondercon 2018 this weekend in Anaheim with Joanie Brosas. She's the voice of Arcana Thrice in my new cartoon pilot, ... Read more
Documentary Update / Sci-Fi Cartoon
Hey backers, two quick updates:
THE MAKING OF GRAND ARCHITECTS OF THE UNIVERSE
The Making of Grand Architects of the Universehas been exporting for days upon days upon days.... Read more
Hi Kickstarter backers --
For those of you who pledged for the Blu-Ray / Digital Download of the Behind-The-Scenes Making-Of Documentary, I have some good news.
I am in the... Read more
Patreon Success, More CDs Shipping
Hello Kickstarter Backers!
1.) More Grand Architects CDs will be shipping out this week. If you have not yet filled out the Backer Survey, please log into your account and... Read more
Patreon Test, CDs Shipping
1.) Shipping of Autographed Architects CDs has begun. They're going out in batches. As I keep reminding everyone, I am only one idiot doing everything around here.
2.) As an... Read more
CDs Are Here!
Hello! If you pledged at the Physical CD level, please fill out the survey that was sent, to make sure I have your current address. I'll begin shipping them tomorrow.... Read more
CD Update - Review / Blog / Podcast Request
Hello! Physical CDs of Grand Architects of the Universe are being printed now and will arrive in 1 week. I will begin shipping out Kickstarter Backer copies of it then. ... Read more
Physical CDs Arrive In 2 Weeks
Thanks to everyone who funded my Kickstarter / IndieGoGo and also purchased the album as a Digital Download.
As some of you know, the album was torrented (most... Read more
ALBUM RELEASED! 5-15-17
Carl King / Grand Architects of the Universe has officially been released.
For all backers who pledged for a digital download, please check your email inbox and your... Read more
Hello! I am in the final mixing and mastering stage for Grand Architects of the Universe.
I spent all last week recording overdubs -- dialogue, synths, sound effects, etc.
Today... Read more
March 2017 Update
The official "Delivery Date" for Grand Architects of the Universe is this month, and the recording is still getting near completion.
Some of the rewards could begin shipping as... Read more
Travis Orbin Begins Drum Rehearsals (Charts)
Travis Orbin begins drum rehearsals for my record TOMORROW. He just sent me this photo. Check out his drum charts. He's nuts.
PS! You might recall that some backers... Read more
Dweezil Zappa Joins Grand Architects Album as Guest Soloist!
Hello! Good news...
Dweezil Zappa came over last night and recorded some guitar solos for my new Grand Architects of the Universe project. He brought over his custom Gibson SG,... Read more
Virgil Donati Joins Grand Architects Album!
As Travis Orbin prepares to track his drums, another virtuoso drummer has joined the project...
Virgil last played for me on the Sir Millard Mulch "How To Sell The Whole... Read more
Recording With MIKE KENEALLY!
What an evening. Mr. Keneally came over, we had some dinner, and got right into recording for the next 4 hours or so. The man is oozing with talent.... Read more
120% Funded! What Next?
I want to thank ALL of you for helping with this campaign. You're helping me make my return to music, and providing the funds to get some unbelievable musicians... Read more
WE MADE IT! (?)
THANK YOU everyone! We did it. Especially Mad Drumming Guy (remember him from YouTube? He did a cover of Dr. Zoltan Prokofiev -- look him up).
Anyway, I have more... Read more
Game Of Thrones: TV Theme Orchestral Reharmonization
Instead of the daily Harmonic Analysis videos, I spent today day reworking (warping) the Game Of Thrones TV Theme.
In the style of a '60s Star Trek (Fred Steiner), but... Read more
MIKE KENEALLY Joins Grand Architects Of The Universe Project
MIKE KENEALLY (Frank Zappa, Joe Satriani) joins GRAND ARCHITECTS OF THE UNIVERSE album project!
This is personally a big deal for me, for many reasons, but I will mention one... Read more
ALBUM / MOVIE POSTER PREVIEW!
OK, everyone. You've got to see this. I've hired Lance Myers to do the movie poster / CD cover for GRAND ARCHITECTS OF THE UNIVERSE. Some of you might remember... Read more
AUDIO INTERVIEW: My Experiences With PTSD, Panic Disorder
Audio is above that image. What the heck?
Today, I spent the afternoon at Zeke Piestrup's place. In the music world, he's an ex-KROQ DJ and ex-VH1 VJ,... Read more
VIDEO: THOMAS LANG Drum Recording Excerpt
I got heart palpitations when I saw this video footage.
Thomas is such a monster drummer, and every time I think I know his limits, I hear him go... Read more
Mr. Bungle Orchestral Medley
OK! Here is that little side project I have been working on. I decided to do this project as an exercise in understanding the harmonic content on that first Mr. Bungle... Read more
Ladies And Gentlemen! Mark Borchardt Joins The Album!
American Movie is my favorite documentary of all time. If you've never seen it, you've got to.
The subject of the film, Mark Borchardthas signed on to provide character... Read more
Video: Drum Tracking Begins! With Dave Elitch
Just want to show everyone this clip of Dave Elitch drumming for my new record today.
First, some trivia: when I saw him drumming (up-close while filming him at... Read more
New Reward Added: Complete Album Stems - 24/48 WAV Files
Limited To 10 Backers. Thanks everyone!
Live Facebook Q&A - In 5 Minutes...
Hello everyone, I'm doing a Live Facebook Q&A Video on my Public Page in 5 minutes:
Mini-Update: Preparing Tracks For Drummer Guests
Thanks again to everyone supporting this campaign so far.
Here's a mini-update for everyone.
I just finished preparing some guide tracks for my drummer guests, with click, backing temp tracks,... Read more
Video Update #2: Fractal Axe-Fx II XL+ Sounds
Here's a video I put together today, which I'm posting publicly, so Fractal Audio might be interested in sharing it. Anyway, it's kind of long, but it shows a bunch... Read more