Monthly Archives: May 2012
Some Thoughts on Old-School Blogging
And I’m glad there’s other stuff to read.
Here is a link to some big-ass robots to serve as a lame attempt at continuity.
Yankees 6 / Angels 5 @ bottom of 9th
DumpTruck – Grungy Royalty-Free Sampler by BigAssRobot
Been a while, I know. But hey, life and stuff. So, this new song DumpTruck was actually completed a few weeks ago, and by “completed” I mean we just abandoned it as is. Made the mistake of really really liking it… obsession, that sort of thing … makes it hard to finish.
Anyway, DumpTruck is a swinging … er, lumbering tune that just begged for some noise, like old machinery, rusty metal, stuff like that. Guitars too. And of course, the first thing that comes to mind in that context is old-school square-wave synth … right? Well, this is a groovy tune that we like a lot, so after that … not much else.
And yes, that’s GTA San Andreas PS2, shot with handheld cam ’cause we were too lazy to walk the 30 feet to the tripod. And too lazy to find an actual dumptruck. But damn, shooting down a helicopter…