The Bedini holographic process

I rescued this 1993 album New Visions in Sedona by Alexander (FutureWave, Canada). It’s essentially keyboard New Age, and a pleasant enough listen for the $1 paid. What really caught my attention was the sleevenotes mention of “recorded with the Bedini Holographic process direct to digital”, and “Master tape processed with Clarus (TM) Technology for […]

What is a song?

Words, no melody = poem Words sung with melody and instruments = song Words sung, no instruments = a cappella Melody played with instruments, no words = instrumental Why am I asking this? I’m playing this 2004 Dr John album for the first time, and he refers to the first track “Quatre Parishe” as a […]

Yogi Berra explains Jazz

Interviewer: Can you explain jazz? Interviewer: Can you explain jazz? Yogi: I can’t, but I will. 90% of all jazz is half improvisation. The other half is the part people play while others are playing something they never played with anyone who played that part. So if you play the wrong part, its right. If […]