Almost Composed

Meditation and curiosity

The New Default

September 1, 2015

Our gadgets come out of the box ready to bombard us with emails, distract with SMS messages, snare us with headlines, and amuse us with status updates. In our technocratic culture, the expectation is that we are always ready to respond. Yet the pace of information grows ever more frantic. We could create a new default. […]

categories: reflections

Sharing the love

March 27, 2015

I’ve made all Uffmoor Woods Music Club tracks free to download at If you’re not familiar with the back catalogue, a good place to start is 2006’s Love in the Time of Cannibals. Enjoy!

categories: music

Do Nothing Beach

January 20, 2015

How hard it is to do nothing. Before you know what you’re about, you’ve laid down some jazzy chords and improvised a blues riff over the top. So here’s another track intended for People Are Guitars. I was aiming for something like the smooth, bassy tones of Kenny Burrell with a chiming top end. I wanted it to feel […]

categories: music