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I have focused on music, which I will continue to write about. Yet, I want to expand the scope of this newsletter to include my other work in design and…

February 2023

Ambience in music isn’t designed for space travel, it’s designed to shape our thinking, soundtrack our dreams or fix our regrets.
When you curse your next door neighbour for playing very loud music, it's the low frequencies that are likely causing your discomfort.
Some listening tips and I share my personal Apple Music playlist.
Jimi Hendrix always steals the show, but it’s the wizard behind the drum kit who draws my attention this time.

January 2023

Acoustic waves are always on the move, transmitted by air, water or solids, an ensemble of physical vibrations flowing outwards like ripples on a lake.
A brief word on the passing of British guitar virtuoso Jeff Beck (aged 78), a soulful player every musician can find inspiration from.
Making a connection between two albums that I find mesmerising as a listener and hugely inspiring as a musician.
The one space that modern digital media can’t access is our inner library. Our internal collections of experience and wisdom are just not accessible to…