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flac  ·  link  ·  parent  ·  post: Pubski: April 26, 2017

Oh, I fully acknowledge that it's a silly format. But luckily, it seems like most of the people who buy cassettes don't actually listen to them.

I've done a run of 100 tapes before, and sold them all. I'm really only doing it because it's affordable to produce them (about $250 for 100), and people seem to like them. If anybody on earth still bought CDs anymore, I would print those instead because they're cheaper, but alas.

flac  ·  link  ·  parent  ·  post: Pubski: April 26, 2017

Meeee too.

Bandcamp (going to charge $5 for the download), and free on Soundcloud and youtube. If I make over $300 in sales, I'm going to have it printed to cassette and sell those via bandcamp/at shows.

flac  ·  link  ·  parent  ·  post: Pubski: April 26, 2017

Mastering the album. Should be out in a week or so.

Rocky Lorelei - Cherry Pi Paradise - Been digging through this channel, lots of good shit, like this. Also this other Rocky Lorelei album here

Onra - Chinoiseries pt. 3

Elephant Gym - Work The last thing they recorded, I believe. The first track is my dream mix of mathy/dancy, really groovy shit.

flac  ·  link  ·  parent  ·  post: Pubski: April 19, 2017

Didn't get the fancy job I wanted, but things are good at the warehouse. I'm feeling confident and comfortable with my life.

Midway through a few shirts, will probably post them tomorrow.

Album is nearly done, recorded all day yesterday. Looks like this puppy's gonna be out by the end of the month.

flac  ·  link  ·  parent  ·  post: Pubski: April 12, 2017

SHIT'S POPPIN'

I have a temp job that fulfills almost all the requirements I was looking for last week - consistent schedule, paid breaks, near where I live, reasonable pay, and a place to sit, if I want to. It's warehouse work, and I'm pretty good at it.

But more importantly, I got an interview for that job I really fucking wanted. The one over here, the one I thought I was unqualified for. I requested to be the first interview of the day, and they have about 10 other people they're considering for the job.

I don't own a jacket. I don't own a white shirt - though I think I may make one tonight after work. I'm really nervous, but I feel good about the possibility of working a job that I both like and think is important.

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Also, the album is unfortunately not coming out on the 15th. Job hunting has been an all-consuming affair. Sometime this month, though.

EDIT: Interview went well! They're doing a second set of interviews next week, should be hearing back this weekend about whether they want me to come in again.

Been on a Bela Fleck/Abigail Washburn kick cause I got a cheap ($20!!) banjo.

Shotgun Blues

Also, found an old instructional video of him

Rhapsody in Blue

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For anyone interested in mathy jazz / hip-hop, I cannot recommend this guy's channel enough:

TAYP - Devil's Pie remix

EDIT: and another sweet remix of that song by none other than Pete Rock himself.

flac  ·  link  ·  parent  ·  post: Pubski: April 5, 2017

Thanks 'spoons, I'll absolutely let you know! Still working on understanding how to make flattering women's button-downs, but if I ever crack the code I would gladly make one for you (and for you, Dala!)

Fuck, I hope things start looking up. I usually subsist off of coffee and green tea until I get to work, then eat all my meals for the day there. I actually love cooking, and I hate that food service makes me not want to cook at home anymore.

Best of luck making your way out of job hell - do you live in a city?

Not much to say but that this is just what I needed. Thank you, will send a PM at some point.

Thank you, tng - always appreciated.

Really great advice, and thanks for keeping an ear out - it means a lot. Looks like I'll have plenty of time to take you up on that cup of coffee soon, I'll shoot you a PM whenever I'm planning on coming your way.

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