How I Remixed Meshuggah’s Rational Gaze

Every once in a while I like to throw a Monkey Wrench into everything. Meshuggah is a swedish extreme metal band and I decided to remix their work. Their rhythms and weird time signatures have always been a source of inspiration for me, so I decided to remix them. This is how I remixed Rational … Continue reading How I Remixed Meshuggah’s Rational Gaze

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Top Most Influential Electronic Music Artists

Top Most Influential Electronic Music Artists Here I have laid a stream of Artists that I believe have impacted and had a large influence on electronic music culture as well as effecting other future artists. In no particular order. Delia Derbyshire Delia Derbyshire contribution to electronic music, avant garde music and artists today is compelling. … Continue reading Top Most Influential Electronic Music Artists

Klomb LP 2014 On Youtube

Klomb LP 2014 Now Available On Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bUosF7Rz-ns&feature=share&list=PLrd8Vb5uladucG-Xdk2Y3Jqq-DOvefR3A "Klomb" is a cosmic paradox of ancient futurism. These are the remnants of a spiritual nomad, a metaphysical journey that were channeled where time periods and space had collided. There are layers on top of one another, as it always has been. Schools of thought, technologies and … Continue reading Klomb LP 2014 On Youtube

Tool – Lateralus – Reflection – Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vIm6yJGjgEM This is a video I compiled for Tool's song "Reflection" off their album Lateralus. I find whenever I need some motivation, a pick me up, I reflect back to this song, its content and it's beautiful message. I'm glad it's has had such a great reception. This is what I had always envisioned with … Continue reading Tool – Lateralus – Reflection – Video

Behind The Musical Brain and Heart And All That Jazz

I find jazz to be an interesting style of music. It's not something I have on constant drip, but I appreciate the structure or lack of structure when I'm listening to an improvisation. Jazz has great improvisational technique, the intricate rhythms and syncopation and all the dynamic chords entice me, keep my attention. I always … Continue reading Behind The Musical Brain and Heart And All That Jazz

Studies On Music And Depression

Studies on Music and Depression I’m always fascinated and interested by new science studies. But it’s no wonder people don’t always take science seriously sometimes. Perhaps it’s not always easy to discern. One school says one thing another something else, it’s kind of amusing to me.   Who do you believe, which one argues best? … Continue reading Studies On Music And Depression

Nova Spire’s Message To All Artists

If anyone knows my goals of 2013 and how I surpassed my musical quotas, they understand how I am fully entrenched in my music. It was a matter of quantity just as much as it was about quality. People might say that it is passion, I say it is obsessive, some say madness. It doesn't … Continue reading Nova Spire’s Message To All Artists

Nova Spire – Visions – A Cinematic/IDM EP

What I wanted to do was to create a short IDM/Braindance mini EP to showcase my musical technique and styling. It is highly influenced by Squarepusher and Aphex Twin material. I wanted to create a spectacle. Thematically there is something which connects all these tracks. A lot on this EP is related to aesthetics and uncovering textures that … Continue reading Nova Spire – Visions – A Cinematic/IDM EP

How I Remixed The Aphex Twin

Aphex Twin Remixes I always have drawn inspiration Aphex Twin. That is no question. I still believe with his Druqks LP it sometimes may be overlooked and often argued it wasn't as good as his earlier material. But I find there’s so much to look into musically. I have done several remixes on Aphex Twin material without using … Continue reading How I Remixed The Aphex Twin

Klomb – The Musical Writing Process

"Klomb" is a cosmic paradox of ancient futurism. These are the remnants of a spiritual nomad, a metaphysical journey that were channeled where time periods and space had collided. There are layers on top of one another, as it always has been. Schools of thought, technologies and organisms have intertwined and evolved in life creating … Continue reading Klomb – The Musical Writing Process

Nova Spire – Aesthete (2014) – Ambient Album

This is an Ambient/ Downtempo/ Chillout Double-Album. Imbued from the most distant recess of space, imagination and various dreams, adventures and different forms of altered states of consciousness . This is the Calm Before The Storm... Runtime: 139 minutes. Aesthete On Bandcamp    Clocking in at 139 it is no small feat. It is my … Continue reading Nova Spire – Aesthete (2014) – Ambient Album

Juno Reactor – Tempest – Nova Spire Remix

The Golden Sun Of The Great East is the 8th Juno Reactor Studio album. The album further hones the exotic mix of surging trance beats, cinematic vision and lustrous world music flavors which characterized its predecessors, from propulsive turbo-opener ‘Final Frontier’ to evocative satellite serenade finale ‘Playing With Fire’ and its panoramic chorale of synths, … Continue reading Juno Reactor – Tempest – Nova Spire Remix

Klomb (2014)

"Klomb" is a cosmic paradox of ancient futurism. These are the remnants of a spiritual nomad, a metaphysical journey that were channeled where time periods and space had collided. There are layers on top of one another, as it always has been. Schools of thought, technologies and organisms have intertwined and evolved in life creating … Continue reading Klomb (2014)

Nova Spire EP – Atlantis – Industrial, Electronica, IDM

I'm quite surprised and humbled by the attention my latest EP, "Atlantis"  has received. As well, there were quite a few people that helped share and get it out too, which I give the utmost amount of gratitude. I find the "Name your price" model functions best in fairness. If one believes the value of … Continue reading Nova Spire EP – Atlantis – Industrial, Electronica, IDM

Nova Spire Music

This is a small collection of music I've worked to date. I'm highly interested in producing music for film, as it is something I've tried before here is the film I scored music for, followed by album and EPs that I have worked on over the past couple of years. Enjoy! [vimeo 30837115]

How to Speed Up The EDM Writing Process – Electronic Music Production

There are so many elements that can ameliorate your productivity ( I've been known to be pretty productive). One of those is speed. Another is knowing music theory or at least reaching an intermediate level of knowledge. This instructional will be applicable for many different styles of music but most applicable for electronic music as that is my … Continue reading How to Speed Up The EDM Writing Process – Electronic Music Production

Adorpheus Setlist

Shout out to Adorpheus https://www.facebook.com/adorpheus  for creating this stellar mix of music, while featuring one of my tracks from the Holographic LP! novaspire.bandcamp.com A mix of totally awesome tracks to get your butt moving and pull you out of your self-imposed fortress of misery. May help you to discover some new sounds and/or rediscover ones you may … Continue reading Adorpheus Setlist

Some Mixing Maxims

These are some ideas i'm pretty keen on when it comes to mixing. If you're a beginner this may help you out. Also, it is good as a tool to organize and review some of my thoughts on the subject.  Just throwing some tips out there. Most of this is based on my experience with … Continue reading Some Mixing Maxims

How To Use Chords To Shape Feelings And Emotions

This is perhaps one of the best descriptors of chords and emotions I have discovered online, on the I breathe music forum by Jon R. Very helpful if you are looking for that right sound/feeling : Maj triad Neutral, but also strong, simple, positive, sturdy, clear. The most no-nonsense ending to a piece, the period … Continue reading How To Use Chords To Shape Feelings And Emotions