Category Archives: :: RANDOM

::HELLO AGAIN

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It has been an inexcusable seven months since my last post here. Terrible. I have in fact written three blogs in that time, all of which were swept from the priority pile by other urgent attendances or put in the … Continue reading

:: HAMMING IT UP (Merry Christmas!)

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Alrighty my wee elves! Christmas is upon us, and before I scive off on holidays laying out (in SPF30) on anonymous beaches with a fine assortment of my favourite people and their ridiculously yummy babies (Aunty Brooke is always good … Continue reading

::BROOKE’S AMATEUR GUIDE TO DESSERT IN LOS ANGELES – TOP 5 SO FAR…

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I am a not-so-closet foodie. Food and music are closely related. A beautiful dish has rhythm, notes, harmonies that work together in the same way a good song does. Eating is one of the great joys of my life so … Continue reading

::ANSWERS

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Hey blog-reading-people, I finally got my web team to sort through your questions so I could answer some of them. There were some random questions in there! I enjoyed reading them and getting a glimpse into your brains. Anyway, here … Continue reading

::SONGWRITING SERIES: PART #2 – PROCESS (Part II)

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ELEMENTS OF SONG This first part will be boring or interesting depending on how interested in the legal identity of a song you are! But push through – the blood and guts stuff starts in a few paragraphs time… In … Continue reading

::PAUSE 2

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Hey my friends… I am taking forever to finish the next blog because frankly, between when I started writing it and now I’ve changed my mind about a bunch of things. That’s creative liberty I suppose. To tide you over … Continue reading

::(PAUSE)

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I know I said that I would upload the second part of the second blog within a day, but I always get enthusiastic about something and then get into it and realise I want to do it well. So for … Continue reading

::SONGWRITING SERIES : PART #2 – PROCESS (Part I)

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PROCESS – Part I This blog will be about the actual writing process, with all its peaks and valleys, frustration and elation. I’ll cover inspiration, beginning a song and crafting a song . I originally had elements such as melody … Continue reading

::SONGWRITING SERIES : PART #1 – CLIMATE

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In this blog I’ll discuss the foundation on which your songs are built. Whether you like it or not, there is one, and it’s you. Your worldview, your motives, your ‘issues’ are indelibly marked on everything you create in your … Continue reading

::Q & A BLOG

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I thought it might be interesting to have a bit of an interactive Q&A blog…