Category Archives: Music

Music composition and appreciation

Look what came out of the box, and ate Pandora

Reading a post Death By Lawyer: 10 Cool Sites We Miss and was interested to find Pandora listed there. Had been using Pandora for a while. Nice project that creates virtual radio stations based on your tastes in music. But … Continue reading

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Miss Polly Had A Dolly

Recently my small child has been taught Miss Polly Had A Dolly by Grandma. Some of the words are remembered, but not all of them, and I am expected to sing the song. A search of Google brings up a … Continue reading

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Australia to legalise media shift

When you turn a CDs into MP3s to upload to your iPod you are breaking the law. In Australia copyright law does not allow for media shift. The SMH reports that the minister for communication is considering amendments to the … Continue reading

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Lounge 5423 (Ringtone)

My second post to MacJames.com is a little shorted. Rather than a full length sound I posted a ringtone. Lounge 5423 (Ringtone) is a 22 second ringtone with a lounge feel to it. You can find my song here.

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Tinned tomatoes

Had this rhyme stuck in my head (about tomatoes, tins and a market) but I couldn’t remember the whole thing. Did a bit of googling and this is what I decided it should be: To market, to market with my … Continue reading

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How to write trance music

After my first few tries at writing songs I thought I should read up on how to actually write one (or the music anyway). Looking throught Google I found the following sites. How To Write A Song Free Music Education … Continue reading

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Wake up, Wake up

Submitted my first song to MacJams.com, titled ‘Wake up, Wake up‘. Waited my 24-48 hours for it to be processed, and is online now. You can find my song Here.

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Can’t post to MacJams

I was finally got round to writing my first full length soung in GarageBand. And I was going to post it to MacJams but found I didn’t have the status to do so 🙁 Sorry, you must earn 20 participation … Continue reading

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