I love how Tusky like...won't push notify me unless I open the application or like, two days have passed

I put out a new EP today. It's called WORKHORSE, and it's full of some absurdly large basses, jungle breaks, and some light footwork here and there. It's about pushing forward when you're at the brink of exhaustion, the hazy and febrile moments when you're unsure of being able to move forward, but choosing to do it anyway.

ratttznest.bandcamp.com/album/

griping 

VLC's transcoding mangled the beginning once again but I'm *definitely* too lazy to fix this.

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Today I put out a new record called "Extradiol". It's full of aggressive drum and bass, some glitchy breaks, and a pinch of lo-fi.

It's out now on Bandcamp (ratttznest.bandcamp.com/album/ ) and once Distrokid gets around to it, it'll also be out on your favorite streaming platform.

Today I put out a new record called "Extradiol". It's full of aggressive drum and bass, some glitchy breaks, and a pinch of lo-fi.

It's out now on Bandcamp (ratttznest.bandcamp.com/album/ ) and once Distrokid gets around to it, it'll also be out on your favorite streaming platform.

Anywho, I had a pretty strong showing in the sample flip fight night event that a friendly label puts on.

Here's my entry; honestly...strongly considering releasing this one officially, at least if I can find some (appropriate) material to release with it.

rambling 

...But the truth is that I'm more afraid of making it a little bit and then finding out that I'm creatively trapped there, without any time in the day left to continue to improve and learn, than I am scared of just getting so damn good and efficient that I can have time in the day to do both.

Importantly, it's also my business and my life and if I want to be education/learning first, like, that's my decision.

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rambling 

Foggy day here in Seattle. Today's the first day in about nine that I've decided to take off.

Things have been reasonably okayish, like, it was nice to creep on another DJ's stream and find them playing my tune two days ago.

I might need to rethink or reconfigure my business for this particular moment, because I'm not sure how financially feasible it is given the state of things, but I probably *could* be cranking out more releases of a lower quality...

@Kyresti Thank you!! It really puts my mind at ease that audiences outside my usual producer circle enjoy it. <3

@starkatt I'm so glad! I've been sitting on this one for awhile and I'm really glad that it's finding a home with everybody else now. <3

I'm looking forward to putting out another record before the year is out. I have the equivalent of one tune left to write, but in the meantime, short of any official announcements, here's a sneak peek of one of the record's extremely large bangers: "Reese's Pleases".

My future here 

@poiseunderchaos It's my intention to remain in a lessened capacity. The truth is that I feel a lot, for a lack of a better word, "safer" here, than on broader platforms, but I really want to divide my time and attention into fewer...I dunno, buckets? services?

I have no idea, but I honestly miss a lot of wonderful people from here, and that includes you, so there. <3

I'm looking forward to putting out another record before the year is out. I have the equivalent of one tune left to write, but in the meantime, short of any official announcements, here's a sneak peek of one of the record's extremely large bangers: "Reese's Pleases".

My future here 

Still haven't sorted out what I want to do about Mastodon, whether or not I'm moving instances, how much time I want to invest in it, et cetera. Honestly, the way .social has gone and other developments really undercuts a lot of my desire to stick around, but I'll try to figure it out in a more reasonable timeframe than "never".

Frustrated that I should probably start a new Masto account somewhere because the powers that be really fucked up.

When I can get to playing basement shows, I'm 100% playing something off of this record, it's just incredible.

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