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The occasionally wry ramblings and musings of Jesse LaDue.

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  • Music That Shaped My Youth

    This post started it’s life from the viral thing circulating around Facebook that prompted whoever was tagged in the previous participant’s post to list their musical influences from their teenage years. Since…

  • Podcasts: Music Edition

    Music Podcasts In the previous post, I mostly mentioned podcasts that have a more general appeal. Since music and music production are personal passions of mine, here I’m going to mention podcasts…

  • Podcasts!

      Enter: Podcasts Just like any digital content these days, there’s a TON of them out there now. Overwhelmingly so. But there is pretty much something for everybody so they’re worth seeking…

  • New Poppa

    It’s been awhile since I pushed some words to this outlet. Perhaps the lack of time and energy to do so can be summed up in one four letter word… BABY! Yes,…

  • Shivers!

    Gimmicky music isn’t something I generally go for or push but something about Halloween makes it OK for me. Truth be told, I’m a bit of a sucker for the campiness of…

  • festival bpm 2015

    2015 BPM Festival Recap

    I usually like to keep a journal of sorts when I travel. Whether it be in writing or photo, but ideally both. I thought my adventures through the Yucatan and the BPM…

  • Play it live

    It’s not rare that I’ll find myself needing new forms of stimulation and inspiration to hold my attention. Perhaps a common affliction for us children of the information age. This holds true…

  • Chasing Creativity

    Chasing Creativity

    A lot of the TED talks are great, but I connected to a recent one a bit more than usual. The topic is creativity and where it comes from, which is something…

  • Bryce Canyon

    Breaking the Routine

    It’s been a few weeks since I last posted anything here. Im told that is a no-no in the blogging world AKA blogosphere. Yep, still feels dumb saying “blogosphere” so let’s avoid…

  • Low Frequency roll-off

    The Dreaded Mixdown – EQ

    Last week I got into some very basic principles of mixing. So basic they may have seemed obvious to some but I think it’s important to remind ourselves of how simple things…