• Pan Pot Matters – Piano

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    There is much for a recordingologist to admire in Ben Folds’ Still Fighting It. – The fragile vocal over a sparse arrangement in each verse. – The contrasting power in…

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  • Trick or Timbre: Backmasking

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    Check out Atlas Obscura’s very interesting article on The Fight to Save America From Satan’s Subliminal Rock Messages, by Bryan Gardiner. Can you hear backwards? That is, if we reverse…

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  • Who Was In Your Band in Grade School?

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    File under “Things You Learn At Concerts,” this one at a Steve Miller gig with Jimmie Vaughan in NYC: Steve Miller created a band while in school at St. Mark’s…

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