> “Lentement, lentement, lentement…” – searching for perfect musical wood “…there should not be too much water. The tree’s heart should stay dry. That gives the best wood. Solid. Enormous resonance….” (thanks James!)
> “even a tower built with every possible luxury of modern design still moans like a rickety old boat when it’s pummeled by the elements”
> really need to remember something? here’s how
> Atoms for Peace/Thom Yorke Radio 1 mix download on soundcloud
couple of sneaky edits in there, but wow!
> Some good advice: “There’s hardly anyone going the extra mile, I’d say go that extra mile – it’s never crowded”
> “perfectionism is very dangerous, because of course if your fidelity to perfectionism is too high, you never do anything”
> Surgeon prescribes Brian Eno to patients (thanks Stephen!)
> Interesting idea: allocating effort vs time
now THIS is an earworm!
another hundred listens and I’ll be sick of it & will never have to listen to it again! 99…. 98….
> Should you challenge a noisy neighbour? Best comment & approach imho? “When my noisy neighbours had partied until five a.m. I got up at 7:00 and played Bach organ toccatas as loud as I could stand it. I only had to do it three times before they caught on to cause and effect” (I personally would add banging on their door/ringing doorbell at 5am, 5.30am, 6am etc…) And failing all else there are always ear plugs… You ever had to deal with such things?