If music be the food of love, play on.
Whether it's new music of my own or others, thoughts on the industry as a whole, or other projects I'm involved in, you'll find everything music related here.
Last year I was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to do a remix for Yung Matthews Auroras Experiments album. He release two albums last year called Auroras (australis) and Auroras (borealis). Using the exact same instruments and sounds on each, one album is very much soundscapes, while the other is more traditional (if you…Read More
The first single from my band DAMS has been released. The album is called Icarus, the first single is Full Wolf Moon. Immersive Atlanta did a really nice premier for us, you can read that here. Icarus by DAMSRead More
Christmas Time Vol. 2 by Bret Phillips Last year I released Christmas Time Vol. 1 on this day Dec 15th. It took 3 weeks working with some incredibly talented people to bring the vision together. I am extremely proud of that album and we have received amazing reviews all year long. People continuing to ask…Read More
Christmas Time Vol. 1 by Bret Phillips For many years I’ve been trying to put out a collaborative Christmas album to no avail. Not this time though! This year instead of asking bands to learn a song and come record with me, I invited individuals over to collaborate and create…and it worked! 24 people gave…Read More
When I read this, it was very real. It’s inspiring on one end, and a little disheartening on the other. Pomplamoose has posted a breakdown of their spending and their profits from a recent tour. Though I will continue making and performing music until the final, I’m certainly interested in making it my main source…Read More
Steve Albini was the man behind the machine on so many of my favorite records. The first one I really noticed as the “Albini” sound was Don Caballero’s album Don Cab 2. The drums on that album sound incredible. As a musician, it would be a dream to record an album with him. As an…Read More
One of my favorite bands ever, Snarky Puppy, is up for a Grammy. This is HUGE for them as they have been a straight DIY project for almost a decade. No record label, no management, one guy with a vision and some amazing musicians for friends. Michael League says so many great things in this…Read More