I finally learned to play the drums!

Well not really, but I did finally learn to use the open-source drum machine, Hydrogen, which is a very cool piece of software and you should go download it and try it out yourself! To test out my newfound percussive prowess, I decided to play with myself a little more (I know, I know) andContinue reading “I finally learned to play the drums!”

/millibeep reviews: lightning round!

It’s good to see you back after that hiatus, I was starting to get worried about you! Anyhow, today’s post will be a set of quick reviews of various things I own, use, have experienced, or am otherwise qualified to comment about. Without further ado, let’s get started. Oatly (Oat Milk)Due to what I suspectContinue reading “/millibeep reviews: lightning round!”

the soap-opera life of Emanuel Bronner

The backpackers, hippies, and thrifty laundry-doers among you might recognize the label on this bottle of soap. For the uninitiated, this is a bottle of “Dr. Bronner’s 18-in-1 Pure-Castile Soap”, beloved among the crunchy granola crowd for its many uses and natural ingredients. The soap itself is probably as close to a magic elixir asContinue reading “the soap-opera life of Emanuel Bronner”

Irish (kind of) music!

This was a quick one (hence the poor lighting) that I banged out when feeling a bit Irish one evening. Even though this is a staple in the Irish trad music scene, it was actually written by the American musician, Steve Earle (of “Copperhead Road” fame), while on a trip to Galway. Enjoy! /millibeep

playing with myself: more music

I’m back with a cover of “Chain of Fools” by the queen of soul herself – Aretha Franklin. It is an unworthy homage, but I had fun with it. While you can hear them, the following tracks are not pictured: me clapping, me on the harmonica, me on the vibraphone, and me playing the shakerContinue reading “playing with myself: more music”