notes from the shore

Adventures in Home Recording

Spinning the Compass

Spinning the Album CoverCompass is a Steampunk project by Tom Slatter. Before I can review the music, I think a little bit on Steampunk is in order, as I expect most of my readers have no idea what I am talking about. Continue reading


February 28, 2010 Posted by | CD Review | , | 3 Comments

O Sacred Head Now Wounded

O Sacred Head, Now Wounded is a traditional German hymn written by Hans Leo Hassler. I’ve always loved the melody and chord structure of this song. It’s also stuck in my head for decades since I heard Paul Simon’s American Tune which borrows the melody for the beginning of it’s verse. Continue reading

February 28, 2010 Posted by | Hymn CD Project | , , , | 2 Comments