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Founder The New Green

Co-founder Hubski

Co-founder Forever Labs

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thenewgreen  ·  3 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Norm

His standup is very funny. His appearances on Letterman and Conan over the years are amazing. I actually shed a tear today. On a selfish level, I’m sad for all the laughs we are all missing out on. I think he would have done standup for another 30 years, like Rickles. Gone too soon.

thenewgreen  ·  4 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Sprinklers in the Rain (The New Green)

flac tried to play this for someone and it’s gone :(

thenewgreen  ·  5 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Panic Attack

Yes! I keep coming back to this song. It’s an important song, I think. My kids like this one. Kids are a good judge of music. They just know what they like. Period.

I like the lyrics in this song. I also love that it ends in what sounds like panic. And the Portuguese, “you are having a panic attack.”

As always, thank you for listening, my friend.

thenewgreen  ·  5 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Karen’s

    (can't make out the end of this line)
FYI, it’s “refuse to wear your mask cause you say your a feminist.” —all examples of the Karen’s in the song are from real life Karens :)
thenewgreen  ·  5 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: In the Span of a Winking Eye -- Song I made tonight

Thank you for the kind words. Stay safe out there! Onward!

thenewgreen  ·  5 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Wide Open Instrumental in D --- Feel free to add to this

ghostoffuffle this is begging for vocals from you.

thenewgreen  ·  5 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: When You Look Real Close

Thanks! I really loathe the “hey na na” background vox but upon a further listen, I too think it has a 90’s vibe. Almost sounds like that Breeders song, Cannonball.

I run direct (cause kids sleeping) but use a big Muff pedal and then will use some plugins. This is just the Muff.

thenewgreen  ·  6 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Pubski: September 8, 2021

Thx! Hope it made you laugh. It was a spur of the moment, one take thing meant to be humorous. Thx for the inspiration

thenewgreen  ·  6 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Andrew Yang to launch a third party

    Dude is a calibrated triangulator. He plays the game the most advantageous way his skills and liabilities will let him.
spot on. I was a very early supporter of Yang, pre presidential debates. Working hard to get him on that stage via donations etc.

Then he hit the stage. Flub. I love the guy, but he’s not the most charismatic politician. I don’t agree with all of his policies but I like that he’s changing the conversation from the same bullshit football items.

Yang will run, siphon some votes and build a coalition only to jump behind the dem at the last minute. Maybe on their ticket? Who knows…. Is it already Silly Season?

thenewgreen  ·  6 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Pubski: September 8, 2021

Hey there! I started recording a new song tonight and didn't feel like adding my own lyrics. I decided to put use the first comment I saw on Hubski as the lyrics. It was this ^ comment. Here is the tune. Mostly me just goofing. One take vocals, as I read the comment for the first time/sang. :)

lil steve hockey.

thenewgreen  ·  9 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: 450th Weekly "Share Some Music You've Been Into Lately

ecib introduced me to Cut Worms and I’ve had their cover of Tom Pettys Louisiana Rain in my head all morning:

thenewgreen  ·  9 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Pubski: September 8, 2021

Thanks pal!

thenewgreen  ·  10 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Pubski: September 8, 2021

It's been a rough couple of weeks. I contracted covid. I am pretty sure I got it from an exercise class I took. I was masked for the most part, with the exception of drinking water, but not everyone was. Lots of huffing and puffing. Not the best idea on my part.

My wife ended up getting it too and my youngest child. We have all been quarantined. it ends on Thursday. My kids have started a new school and are having to join remotely at first. It's not ideal. Our childcare provider can't help us so we were back to home schooling two kids, watching a third and trying to run our two companies while being very sick.

Breakthrough infections are more common than people think. The symptoms are also very real. I have never been so tired. My head ached, I coughed a lot and my brain was foggy. There were two days where I must have slept 16 hours. It was debilitating.

Luckily the kids are all doing well. My wife was also very sick. We are recovered though. Hopefully, my wife and I are now superhuman.

thenewgreen  ·  10 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Untitled in E

This is really pretty. The bass at the end is a little seizure inducing, but I love the rest of it. :)

Super pretty guitar work.

Fwiw, my good friend Brian is a voiceover actor and worked with Sean on a cartoon called Bunnicula. Said Sean is a prince among men.

thenewgreen  ·  12 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Head in the Sand -- for b_b to add to

Love it! I would have never written/played that part which is why collaboration is so much fun. It needs some bass. Any interest @coffee_sp00ns@ T-Dog BLOB_CASTLE?