Oh yeah, and I did a cover song last night →
Follow the link to read about the project and see the videos!
The Results & Moving On
Well, if you didn’t figure it out from the reviews I posted from the judges, I didn’t fare so well in SpinTunes 2.1. The rankings can be seen here: http://spintunes.blogspot.com/2010/10/spintunes-2-round-1-totals.html I WOULD like to point out that I was in the top 6 in terms of the popular vote, which didn’t count towards the final scoring and would only have been used in...
Heather Miller (Fairfield) - This song is very much a bit of homespun Americana....– Dr. Lindyke
Heather Miller - Fairfield: Out of all the U.S. residents submitting songs here,...– Kevin Savino-Riker
Fairfield - Heather Miller Challenge: A - A song about fairfield. Lyrics: B -...– Jeff MacDougall
25th place 5pts - Heather Miller (Fairfield) - Yikes! Pitchy vocals. The...– Glen Phillips
23. Heather Miller: I gave it a chance, but I really didn’t like the...– Zack Scott
Heather Miller: Fairfield Two songs about Fairfield, do you two know each...– Emperor Gum
SpinTunes #2 has Begun!
It’s true! I went back for more! I had a lot of fun and learned a lot of things the first round, so when SpinTunes #2 was announced I jumped on board. The first challenge was to write a song about your hometown. I was super pleased that the first challenge was theme based, because I definitely do way better with themes than with technical challenges. You can listen to the song while...
Pay no attention to what the critics say… Remember, a statue has never been set...– Jean Sibelius (via livejamie) I should add that I don’t think one should pay NO attention, just don’t let it control you or get you down. :-) ~ Hum
Challenge of the week...
I am currently working through the book “The Artist’s Way” with a group of people in town. If you haven’t heard of it, it is a very amazing 12 week workbook type thing that is great for working through creative blocks. Life transforming even! There are many tasks set out each week to help you examine your personal crap and get over it to create more space for being...
The Ballad of Skultar
So, between rounds of SpinTunes, a few of the participants decided to hold some one-off challenges to keep us on our toes! Russ Rogers created a contest to help some indie comic book artists spread the word about their project featuring a hero named Skultar. Not exactly my typical subject matter, but if it was, it wouldn’t be a challenge now would it? Here is what I came up with. I...
On September 10, 2010, nine songwriters gathered together in a Ustream chatroom...– http://spintown.bandcamp.com/album/a-songwriting-cycle