You definitely pick stuff up when you go back and listen to older material.
My parents still treat Christmas like I’m thirteen years old.
In high school I was making beats for my friends and for myself and rapping over them.
I loved Transformers when I was a kid.
Most of the musicians that I know almost to the man everybody uses Apple computers. They’ve thought of the steps that you’re going to think of when you’re trying to create your thing. And that’s where the tools get invented to make better art.
The thing is, there are so many different ways to make music these days with virtual instruments, software applications, physical instruments, and computer programs.
I feel really lucky to be in a band where the guys, for all the opportunities to do things that potentially would be good for them but detrimental to the group, that everybody stayed loyal to the whole.
I know at one point I had bright red hair and I had bracelets from my wrist up to my elbow and I was wearing size 50 pants. I wouldn’t wear that today, but I’m not embarrassed about wearing it back then any more.
I got over being embarrassed.
I grew up painting and playing piano so when I was a little kid I thought I was going to be an artist or a painter but my mom had me taking piano lessons for about 10-12 years as a young kid.
I’m excited to doing more scoring work in the future.
A decade is a long time to be doing anything, much less to be with the same guys, chasing after the same goals.
Little pieces of advice like that can provide us with months’ worth of entertainment.
I’ve been really excited about some new cutting edge electronic music and technology.
I have a BFA in illustration.