Author Archives: Louis

Anatomy of a song – Sun Tunnels “Fruit Fly”

In 2001 I wrote a song called “Fruit Fly” and then recorded it in 2008, here it is now: This is its story. I built it on an A chord shape with embellishments that follow the main vocal melody, which … Continue reading

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Arduino Morse – pt. 3 – then no more

I’ve been meaning to write something about this for a long time, but didn’t, so let’s do it now. My last iteration of the Morseo project (on Github) includes an example that works with an LOL Shield to write out alphanumeric … Continue reading

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My town rules

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Ball of Wax 47

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What they have done is a desecration

“What they have done is a desecration, a foolish and vindictive act of vandalism, by which they betrayed all the best and most valiant labors of our ancestors. We don’t want to accept this, because we cannot accept that the … Continue reading

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indiepopradio.com

Reading Carrie Brownstein’s memoir made me think back to 1999 and indiepopradio.com (long defunct — don’t go there).  Maybe I can recreate some of the playlist using youtube, with some help from archive.org. I wrote about indiepopradio.com before — it was a … Continue reading

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Book Review Revue Pt. 6

I won’t apologize (again) for once again not publishing one of these blurb collections in over a year and a half because, one, who cares? and two, who cares? I read these to think of birthday and Christmas presents during … Continue reading

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