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Studio Work

Practical Web Midi

I really love the possibilities of web midi and wanted to capture a few instances I use web midi for programming synths. The first iterations of it I saw were things like this drum machine, but I always felt there was room for very cool ideas. Programming complex synths has been one of my favorite […]

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Music Releases

Real Life Magazine Podcasts feature Secret Wilderness

Real Life Magazine has recently been archiving their articles via audio and podcasts and I licensed some tunes for them to use as intro and outro music. Check an excellent article out below (I pulled an excerpt). Camera Traps By Lauren Collee We know that surveillance is ubiquitous in cities, but most of us rarely […]

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Deep Listening

New Albums: Voiski, Auscultation, Sonic Boom & Amy Reid

I’ve been struggling a bit to write new music lately, but I have been listening to a bunch of new albums and wanted to post about a few here you might enjoy. This is only a handful of albums on rotation. Voiski – 55 Days of Confinement When France went into lockdown, Voiski decided to […]

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Studio Work

A Few Things – July 7

LA July 4 2020 – Bladerunner A friend of mine posted his IG Story on 4th of July night and as I watched it I thought of the 1982 opening scene in Bladerunner. Apparently I wasn’t the only one who thought this and a great video surfaced of it. Bonus Content: Check out the song […]

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Film

Favorite Summer Films at The Ice Station

I have a few film go-tos for summer when the weather is hot and humid and getting anything done outside is limited to a few hours. A cold beer and a lazy hot day makes for good couch watching and below I’ve listed some of my favorite films to watch when the mood strikes. I […]

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Studio Food

Studio Food – Cold Brew Coffee

Coffee is a music studio staple, here’s how I make my cold brew coffee at The Ice Station.

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Music Releases Studio Work

Al Ghul Beta Persei

New Secret Wilderness song Al Ghul Beta Persei recorded in the new Ice Station with photos from the studio remodel.

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Film

The Cars of David Lynch Films

Typically the first thing people think of if you mention David Lynch is “weird,” “ethereal,” “surreal,” etc. Those aren’t wrong, but I also think Lynch’s films are pretty direct. At the heart, most of his work is about good and evil and his characters often personify the extremes of the two sides. What exists between […]

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Studio Work

Dirty Delay and Space Flanger Ableton Packs

I created two Ableton Packs, a Dirty Delay and a Space Flanger. Take your synths into the dystopian cyber soundscape they belong in.

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Music Releases Studio Work

Secret Wilderness Subscription Series

Secret Wilderness subscription gives you access to demos and unreleased songs. This is like a audio journal of my process.