Category: Blog

Got the Time?

Hey all you Six-Stringers out there….it is time yet again for Pipes to crack open his head and pour out a few words for you. So turn up the volume on your Anthrax CD and come along for a bit of time travel. Now Historically this would be a pretty damn big week on the front of the Bliss. After…

Ahhh, It’s Time To Relax

So lets talk about music for a second. For a lot of us here, music is en-grained in us and there are thousands of reasons we listen to music. Why we choose the tracks we do at particular moments I think is one of the most compelling thoughts around this. As we are all different and I don’t know what…

How the Bliss Gets Made

If you have been listening to the podcast for the past few weeks, you know that PT is taking a music production course through Berklee College of Music and Coursera. This week’s assignment was to show some key editing functions in a Digital Audio Workstation (DAW). PT demonstrated how he uses templates to edit Six-String Bliss in Reaper.  Check out…

Top 5 Albums of 2012

Like most residents of the Internet, I love making lists, and the year end podcast where we share our top 5 albums of the year is usually one of my favorites. This year, due to flood of great interviews, we didn’t have a chance to record the year end episode. Pipes and I meant to go back and record it…

Guide to Guitar Podcasts

I love podcasts. There is something about the medium that draws me in and holds my interest, even if I am not particularly interested in the  topic being discussed. Listening to a podcast is like a cross between eavesdropping on a conversation and having a phone conversation with an old friend. Podcasts have an intimacy I don’t get from watching videos or reading magazines…