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On Montreal, Pt. 1 – What’s yer Name?

Norris | July 30, 2009

So when people who know each other from online get together what do most people call each other? Their real name? The online one? For some it doesn’t matter cause they are both the same. Other than that it appears most people go by their online name.
And really, what is a [...]

Montreal Musicians meetup in 3 more sleeps.

Norris | July 21, 2009

A few days left before the long drive to Montreal to meet up with friends and strangers that I’ve come to know over the past couple of years through playing music in SL.
I’m excited, yet anxious at the same time.  Excited to meet with all these people, and hopefully be able to make some music [...]

Campfire, Fireflies, and Three Dimensions

Norris | July 11, 2009

So was sitting at a quiet campfire last night, and everyone else had gone to bed.   Some people at a campfire a few feet away were strumming on a guitar and singing tunes.  It ranged from Jimi Hendrix to a lot of french songs.  Les Coloqs, 1755, and a bunch of other stuff.  Was fun [...]

Live from the Blarney Stone.. Norris and ToeKnee

Norris | July 6, 2009

Here is a recording from a set I did with my friend ToeKnee at the Blarney Stone last week (June 30th).  We played for two straight hours, and the time just FLEW past.  I love playing and singing in SL, but to be able to sing and play live with ToeKnee was a very special [...]

Nascar Updates

Norris | July 3, 2009

Ok, so I’m a slacker. But the updates are there in the Nascar section. I’m still ahead of Mason is all that really matters. lol.
Recorded the second set with ToeKnee, and might post another song up here shortly.