It's 2.30am. The solo record is coming along better than I could have ever envisioned. The drums are completely finished, and the past week I've been confined to within the studio recording all of my own bass guitar parts.
It really is just such a wonderful experience to write and subsequently record all of the instrumentation and lyrics myself. Not to intentionally stray off topic, but it reminds me of why I wanted and aspired to enter the music industry originally as an adolescent. The frequent afternoons after class where I'd come home and write music until I no longer had anything left to write it upon. The sense of overwhelming excitement as I created unprofessional recordings and passed them out to all of my friends telling them that this is the direction I wanted my...[read more]