As I’ve mentioned, I am a DJ. These days I use a Traktor S2 because it is compact and uses digital files. I still dig using vinyl but it is easy to destroy the more you use it. Plus, it takes up a ton of room in comparison to a controller. For the past year or two, I’ve been working on tracks for a collection called “My Head is Full of Pigeons”.
This has been a favorite of mine for a long time. I love the music Horrorshow makes. Dead Star Shine was the song that sold me on them during a late night of checking out Australian hip hop. They are only one among several that caught my attention that night, a night that also exposed me to the great music of Mantra, Bias B, Deedlee, BigFoot, Hilltop Hoods, and Briggs. Check out Dead Star Shine and many other awesome songs from Horrorshow on King Amongst Many.
Like a lot of developers, designers, and other creative people, I often throw an album or playlist into my headphones while I work. Right now, I’m working on the ACWP Core and rocking Czarface: Every Hero Needs a Villain, the collaboration album by Esoteric (7L and Esoteric) and Inspectah Deck (Wu-Tang Clan). I’ve been a fan of Esoteric since the early 2000s, back when he and 7L were dropping albums like Dangerous Connection (click the link to check out snippets on Amazon.com), an album I own double copies of on vinyl. The albums came with came with signed posters. I […]