Doing the EP Thing

Dave Cracked Up (Blog), Creating, Personal

I’m finally going to do it. I’m going to self-produce, self-record and self-mix an EP of my music. … At least that’s what I’m telling myself. After seeing friends and clients go through the process over the past few years, I’ve found myself digging into the vault of “finished” and W.I.P. music and getting visions of releasing it – officially. …

That Sucking Sound..

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I guess this is turning into a series of posts about my continuing escapades around recording, mixing and releasing an EP.  Didn’t seem like I’d be able to go much beyond the first couple of posts, but here we are. Thought I’d share a self-deflating experience with you this time around: I Rock … Last week, I spent the better …

Finding My Voice

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If you’ve been reading my blog the past couple of weeks, then you’re probably aware that I’m attempting to motivate myself to re-record, remix, re-do some of my songs with the intent of releasing an EP. I have to say that it’s going better than I originally anticipated – mostly thanks to writing about it here.  I’m thinking that actually …