Scuba Diving 101

I completed my class and pool work for my Scuba certification this weekend! Other than having a slight cold (which can affect diving a bit due to making it difficult to equalize ear pressure), I had a great time and already want to get back in the water (pool or …

The Hottest, Coolest Time in Texas

On Tuesday, Corey and I took the day off for our pilgrimage to Schiltterbahn. Normally we go every year but were in a 3 year drought (pun intended?) as something always came up when we thought about going before. It was nice though because we got to see the multiple …

Mr. Transistor

I spent a good while mastering this song but I think it was well worth it. Part of the trouble was getting the guitars just right – not muddled and not grating, but just perfect. I also spent some time working out the overall levels, panning, and the like. I …

Moar Vinyl!

Today, Corey’s mom gave me some of her albums on vinyl. Among them were many assorted gems, include Lynyrd Skynyrd, Willie Nelson, John Denver and the Muppets (a Christmas album I’m going to try real hard not to play until the Holidays), and assorted classical albums. Some need a bit …

Dire Straits on Vinyl (Review)

Yesterday I picked up Dire Strats’ self titled album on vinyl from Half Priced Books. I took it for a spin today and thought I would share, mostly for the /r/vinyl folks that might like this sort of thing. The album itself It’s not my favorite Dire Straits album actually. …

Level Grindin’

Level Grindin’, the latest song from my band, Victim Cache, is now available for Listening, Downloading and Purchasing! Hope you like it!

My new modded GameBoy

My new modded GameBoy came in the mail yesterday, woo! What makes it different? It has a Pro-Sound mod, green backlit inverted LED display, new faceplate, and purple buttons. I wanted to do the mods myself and all but the backlight are rather easy to do. I opted to use …

Symphony of Vengeance

We (Victim Cache) finally finished Symphony of Vengeance, the latest track off our upcoming album, Chipsurf Pipeline. This one is darker than the other tracks – perhaps even more so than Yakuza (which is, itself, a pretty dark song). The difference is that this one has a driving force behind …