January 10th, 2011 | By Church Williams
Remember the show Reading Rainbow? The other day I spoke with the guy who wrote all the music for it, Steve Horelick.
Aside from scoring hundreds of hours of TV, he’s also considered one of the highest authorities for digital audio technology, specifically Logic Pro. In other words, the guy is a complete animal!
He had listened to my music and really liked it. It was a very cool thing to hear! I asked him some advice about touring and live performance. He’s performed in many types of settings and groups. He believes the best performances are those that are actually interesting. Obviously, the music and emotion come first but it sure makes a performance cool to see Jimmy Hendrix play the guitar with his teeth or to watch Tom Morello turn his guitar into a full blown DJ sequencer! I couldn’t agree more. (more…)