What’s it all about? Aha, I’m glad you ask. Well, it’s basically said in the subtitle: Making Music In The Twenties Of The 21st Century
Or to put it even more precisely: It’s all about shameless self-expression. Ha! … and a lot of music of course. But I think I can rule out some things.
It won’t be about any tech stuff for musicians. You know, so popular videos about How To Do This or That With ProTools or whatever. Read the god damn manual, Jesus!
Introducing THE MONKEY TELEGRAM
Episode #001: What comes next? Making music nowadays, the creative process and devastating realities
Making Music In The Twenties Of The 21st Century
And again the question: What comes next? Damn it!
Paul Aka Kessler talks about what it's like for him to be a musician in the 21st century.
Making music and the creative process are at the heart of this first Episode.
Episode #002: ESCAPE FROM THE MADHOUSE took 13 years to complete. So, what the hell happened?
Songwriting proved to be extremely difficult for ESCAPE FROM THE MADHOUSE. This is the story of a song production spanning 13 years.
Episode #003: A song can be like a problem child that you don't give up on and time can help
Sometimes a musical composition needs time. The creative process in the head does not stop, but is like a curse.
Episode #004: Sh*t! A bad low blow - After crushing criticism, I succeed in making the song shine
Criticism can help. A new musical arrangement and the right reference song work wonders. A song turns into what it should always be.
Episode #005: Hip-Hop? Really? - I Confess To My Musical Roots
Nothing shapes us musically as much as the influences of our childhood and youth. They largely determine our musical taste for the rest of our lives.