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Fun with Relay Streaming and Max

Norris | August 30, 2009

Nothing much to say, but I figure it’s time i put something up here, so I’ll post a recording of the show the other night where i relay-streamed with Max.
I didn’t do anything to the clip, other than crop the beginning and the end.
It’s a cover of CCR’s version of Midnight Specia. It came [...]

Loss of a Friend. Blood Klotzel passes away much too soon.

Norris | August 24, 2009

It’s funny how you get to consider people ‘friends’. I don’t profess to know Blood extremely well. I don’t know his real name or where he was born. We spoke via technology a few times, hung out (virtually) at the same places and so I guess we were part of the same [...]

On Montreal, Pt III: The Day After

Norris | August 15, 2009

So Sunday morning nothing rolls around. I crawl out of bed around the crack of noon, and start wandering around. Some people have left for home, others are off doing touristy things, but 10 or us are mulling around the front of the dorm. After some talk, we decide a very Canadian/Quebecois [...]

On Montreal, Pt 2: Day in a Hall

Norris | August 4, 2009

Saturday morning rolled around, and everyone made their way over to the hall for a full day’s worth of music.
The event was catered, so there was coffee, tea, eggs, fruit, bread and all kinds of goodies on site when we got there.
Musician’s timeslots were determined by random draw. It was a pretty democratic way to [...]