TED TALKS: Sting

How I Started Writing Songs Again TED.com | Sting’s early life was dominated by a shipyard—and he dreamed of nothing more than escaping the industrial drudgery. But after a nasty bout of writer’s block that stretched on for years, Sting found himself channeling the stories of the shipyard workers he knew in his youth for […]

TED Talk: Beardyman, The Polyphonic Me

Frustrated by not being able to sing two notes at the same time, musical inventor Beardyman built a machine to allow him to create loops and layers from just the sounds he makes with his voice. Given that he can effortlessly conjure the sound of everything from crying babies to buzzing flies, not to mention […]

APPLE: HAPPY BIRTHDAY, iPOD!

iPod is a line of portable media players created and marketed by Apple Inc. The iPod line came from Apple’s “digital hub” category, when the company began creating software for the growing market of personal digital devices. Digital cameras, camcorders and organizers had well-established mainstream markets, but the company found existing digital music players “big and clunky […]

UPDATE: NEW! Audio Ad For Lennon Design

Recently the need for an audio ad arose within Lennon Design, in order to promote it through a few podcasts and other channels. To assist me with this need I reached out to my dear friend Michael Reagan from the Social Nature Company, to write the add for me. Once written it was forward to his […]