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Marillion 2015 Montreal Convention

My wife and I just got back from the Marillion Convention and once again had a great time.  But who wouldn't, being fans of the band, seeing three 2+ hour shows over three nights, totally different set lists, all for…
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Doug Leblanc Tremble Release Review…

Wilton Said played at the May Café Saturday night. It was to introduce the digital download release of ‘Tremble’, a three-song delight of brand new material from the band.
This was a bit different from other release celebrations, though. To…

Show Announcement


After more then a year, my band and I are ready to play and we're holding our "Tremble" Download Release Show featuring two sets of original Art Rock Music.  This show also features the debut of drummer Peter Karppi as…

The New Year

Recording, Mixing and Mastering
Recording has been completed as well as the mixing for the new Tremble E.P.  For various reasons, Guitarist Chris ended up hauling his computer based Protool unit to my house where Bassist Frank and I diligently…
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ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

My ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in support of the fight against Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also called Lou Gehrig's disease.
 
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Vocals and How to Sing Them

    So the band and I are working on a new song for the next recording.  Guitarist Chris Reid wrote the chord structure and I arranged it into a song and texture format.  The nature of the chords and the…
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A new Video from Paddy Aldridge.

Paddy has been busy working on some more videos of Wilton Said… music.  I think the latest one for "A Family Affair" is my favorite of hers so far.  I think what I like about Paddy's style is that her…
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Queen Adam Lambert

    My wife and I saw the Queen Adam Lambert show in Toronto last night and had a great time.  Like many classic rock bands, I was resigned in thinking that I'd hear mainly the chart topping hits without any…
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Bands I like, but shouldn't

    Anyone that knows me knows that I like music which is..., how do I say it, more artsy fartsy.  In most cases, this means rock and pop which is more technically advanced in both playing ability and writing ability. …
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IQ Road of Bones Review

    The other day I downloaded and listened to IQ's "The Road of Bones".  While I don't consider myself a huge fan of the band, I do have various releases, "Tales from the Lush Attic", "The Wake", "Are You Sitting…
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Lyrics and Assumptions 

    Myself and Wildside owner Paddy Aldridge were recently featured on a radio show called "Beyond the Mundane", (which is run out of realityradio101.com).  In addition to talking a little bit about my music, I was able to talk about…
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Happy Mothers Day 2014

    I know everyone, or hopefully most everyone thinks their Mom is special, and I'm no exception.  The whole birthing thing must have been trouble enough without all the additional worries afterwards that come with being a parent.  

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