New Release: Methodical Variations Volume I

Get Methodical Variations Volume I Right Now!

Available now for the low price of Five Canadian Dollars, you get five new Candle tracks which were written during February Album Writing Month 2015.  These are songs that did not fit into the Moonscapes concept album & reflect different recording & compositional techniques then the usual Candle Modus Operati.

Get Methodical Variations Volume I Right Now!

Once you’ve listened to the tracks, let me know what you think of them in the comment form below.  Also, tell me what other sorts of bonus items you would love to see in future Candle releases.

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From The Vault…

I know things here at Candle Experience Dot Com have been really quiet for the last couple of months.  Sorry about that.  But I have gotten side-tracked on a bit of a historical exploration.  It all started when my buddy Jim (of Hellenica & The Golden Tombs) asked me if I had any recordings from our days when we played together in the Winnipeg experiemental-rock band Hellinacopter.  Well I did.

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It’s Finally Here

Act I of the The Good Four is now released on Candle’s Official YouTube Channel. Enjoy!

Still Editing…

Just a quick note to let you all know that I’m still working hard at editing The Good Four. Hopefully I will have Act 1 complete very soon. Stay tuned for updates & previews as they are available.

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NEW SINGLE – PICK YOUR PRICE DOWNLOAD

Just released on Layaway Records, Candle’s new Stand-Alone Single Paradesian Fields is now available.  Pick your price to download in various formats.  If you want this single for FREE, you can choose that as well.  Enjoy the trip through the fields of the distant planet of Paradesia & leave me a comment below.  Let me know what you think of the new song & stay tuned for a sneak peak of the new studio album Moonscapes which is in post-production right now.

 

Until next time,

See You In The Shadows…

New EP Released…

NEW EP RELEASED
My friend, Joanne Gabriel (joannegabriel.bandcamp.com), has inspired me to experiment with creating sounds with my guitar. As such, I sat down recently & recorded a bunch of songs using regular household spoons as the main method of strumming the strings on my guitar. I played around with a bunch of effects in Jeskola Buzz & was able to create some really otherworldly & spacey tones. After recording these songs, I had this sudden brainstorm to release them as an EP of demos.

These are the demos that resulted from this process.

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released 25 April 2015

Guitar, Spoon Guitar, Bowl Guitar, Soft Synth: Darby Spicer

Artwork: Darby Spicer

track list
  1.  Spoons In Space, Part I
  2.  Orion’s Silverware
  3.  Cuillères Intergalactiques
  4.  To Where The Dish Ran Away With The Spoon
  5.  Spoons In Space, Part II

Spoons & Production Notes…

My friend, Joanne Gabriel, has inspired me to experiment with creating sounds with my guitar.  As such, I sat down last weekend & recorded a bunch of songs using regular household spoons as the main method of strumming the strings on my guitar.  I played around with a bunch of effects in Jeskola Buzz & was able to create some really otherworldly & spacey tones.  After recording these songs, I had this sudden brainstorm to release them as an EP.

So now I’m working on post production for two projects.  My Moonscapes project which is the result of my FAWM 2015 creativity & now this new EP that I’ve entitled Cuillères Intergalactiques.  I’m hoping to finish up the post-production on the EP this weekend, which will leave me a lot of time to concentrate on the post-production of Moonscapes.  But until I release them, you can listen to the demos on my FAWM page.  Leave me a comment, either on my FAWM page if you are a fellow FAWMer, or in the form below.  Let me know your thoughts on the Moonscapes demos or your thoughts on experimenting with sounds.  Share your outlandish sound creation experiments, or any other crazy thought that might inspire someone else.

 

See You In The Shadows…