Showing posts from May 6, 2012

A Magic 3 Hours In The Studio

Now for those of you who have never been in a recording studio, some of this might go over your head, however, I will do my best to bring it home for you. When you sing in a live setting there are tons of things going on all over the room. There are sound people, plates moving and being eaten upon, people talking, people dancing, and of course usually other people singing as well. When I perform I have to be aware of all that is around me when I am in public. It almost like driving a car, you have to be aware of your surroundings 100% or you could have a problem.

    Here is the flip side of the equation. When you are in the studio you are there in a little booth or a small area that may not even be enclosed and you are there alone. If you cough, burp, tap your finger, or anything subtle, its heard. Granted, you could be with other singers, however, your voice is absolutely shockingly audible and that which comes out of your mouth is just raw. Now there are chances to equalize an…

Liquid Mental Solutions

I had to blog about this because it fascinated me to no end. We have so many things that are marketed to us from day to day, but this one really got me. This is a man who studied 38 basic negative states of mind and created a corresponding plant or flower based remedy for each one!!! His name is Dr.Edward Bach.This is truly magic in my book, or is it? I mean can it be proven that these little serums work? I am just taken by them. I saw them at the food coop that I am a member of and I want to try one just because. Here is a photo of three that I picked out.
   So the one on the far left says, Helps you listen to and empathize with others rather than being overly concerned and talkative about your own affairs. Is that an incredible sentence or what!!!!!???

   The middle one says, Instills a greater sense of self esteem when you feel inferior, fear failure, or lack confidence.That is just amazing!!!

   Lastly, the third one says,  allows you to develop your natural leaderships skills …