We talk with Alani Vierra this week about his approach to creating music. Working mostly on modular synthesizers and a few other hardware boxes, Alani crafts emotive, rich soundscapes with samples from a variety of sources. We also talk about the meditative states achieved on motorcycles, being outdoors and the benefits of yoga. Intro: Alani - Sunrise With You Sun Fall Slow Outro: Alani - What it Feels Like Now https://alaniv.bandcamp.com/ Show Links: https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/form-the-head/e/69486108 https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/fth061-alani-vierra/id1441924911?i=1000474028644 https://open.spotify.com/episode/1DL97yunPjy6h10iVdCR6p https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mb3JtdGhlaGVhZC5saWJzeW4uY29tL3Jzcw/episode/OGNiZTU2NmYtYmM4YS00MTA0LTkwNmItY2E3MmNhMWU4Njgy?ved=0CAcQ38oDahcKEwiQ4-u2lKfpAhUAAAAAHQAAAAAQBg
Eric Schlappi drops by to talk about his music, performances, exercise and pandemic times. Head of Schlappi Engineering, Eric creates many of his own musical instruments in the form of Eurorack modules. Keep an eye out for his next module, Three Body, coming soon to a synth store near you. Intro: Eric Schlappi - The Doomed City - Mr. Counselor Outro: Eric Schlappi - Icarium - Icarium 1 https://ericschlappi.bandcamp.com/ https://schlappiengineering.com/ Show Links: https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/form-the-head/e/69295845 https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/fth060-eric-schlappi/id1441924911?i=1000473309278 https://open.spotify.com/episode/0gOZVgNUxQAXQyhHre1Gn5?si=7Yc3GDUjQqS0TR3TdxmDoA https://podcasts.google.com/?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9mb3JtdGhlaGVhZC5saWJzeW4uY29tL3Jzcw&episode=MDc3ZDg5YzAtNGIxOC00ZjdiLWIxMjktYjA0NzE5ZWE4MDli&ved=0CAcQ38oDahcKEwiwhOik1ZXpAhUAAAAAHQAAAAAQBg
This week we catch up with Nuri Erdal, aka Hobbess, Nuri Orman, and part of Ghost Feet. Nuri has dedicated his life to music in way that few have; attending Evergreen State College, working as an AV tech, as sound engineer for various clubs around town, while also providing mixing and mastering services to fellow musicians. We talk about dealing with anxiety, reading, going for walks, playing in bands and hopes for a better world after shelter-in-place. Intro: Hobbess - Time Party EP - Delta 8 Outro: Nuri Orman - Unreleased - tilted v2 https://hobbess.bandcamp.com/ https://hobbess.com/ Nuri Orman https://open.spotify.com/album/5fygrhW5IDZ7VqySzZvimV?si=7w_5a0uySPi0UbDSN97aRw Ghost...
Wyatt talks to us from his home during quarantine. Originally from Arizona, Wyatt creates dreamy ambient soundscapes and sublime, slippery grooves. A jack of all trades Wyatt has been a musician, dj, promoter, teacher, writer, and visionary. Have a listen to this chat about community, process, promotion and hope for a better future. Intro: Soul Ipsum - Courtesy Loaner - Gumshoe Outro: DB Looper - Melody Ranch - Gullywasher (ft. Joel Shannahan) _ Bufo_s World https://soulipsumllc.bandcamp.com/ https://soundcloud.com/soul_ipsum https://www.mixcloud.com/DJlifecouch/stream/ SHOW LINKS https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/form-the-head/e/68570664?autoplay=true https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/fth058-soul-ipsum-wyatt-shaffner/id1441924911?i=1000470448427 https://podcasts.google.com/?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9mb3JtdGhlaGVhZC5saWJzeW4uY29tL3Jzcw&episode=N2IzZjg2YjUtZDQ3OS00NjNmLWE0ZTUtYWY3MTg1MDczZjQx&ved=0CAcQ38oDahcKEwjwu5urzM3oAhUAAAAAHQAAAAAQBg https://open.spotify.com/episode/3SZ0ZB1uwaRY2pGCJ7YGn1?si=gTylEsVkQKi09qV5AOeYEw
Super special coronavirus session via Skype with AVOLA. This interview originally aired on vernsw0rld (Twitch) and covers lots of current events as well as live shows, jams, creative coding, figuring stuff out and sticking up for yourself. Intro: AVOLA - Consentual Abduction. - Dark Path Outro: AVOLA - When It Reigns It Poors Vol. X (excerpt) http://verns.world http://twitch.tv/vernsw0rld http://avola.bandcamp.com http://elrond.bandcamp.com SHOW LINKS https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/form-the-head/e/68384853 https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/fth057-avola-vern-avola/id1441924911?i=1000469763164 https://podcasts.google.com/?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9mb3JtdGhlaGVhZC5saWJzeW4uY29tL3Jzcw&episode=MmUyYWJlZjEtM2IxNS00NDFhLWExODQtNWE1NzY1MWYxOGJl&ved=0CAcQ38oDahcKEwjIgOGY473oAhUAAAAAHQAAAAAQBg https://open.spotify.com/episode/3qbeqzoZ2lLi7xQjnF3Hbd?si=wQuF3hsdQDOXOVKn_FR4yw