Stuff & Things: Part 12

Upon perceiving the flaws in my creative process, I couldn't listen to anything I'd written these past few months. So I quietly released my favorite pieces on Bandcamp and moved on.

And then I picked up this:

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Excellent, excellent book. And not just for script-writing either but for learning story-telling fundamentals. I pushed through a few creative ideas and now have a nice pile of stories to base an album on. But I realized part-way through that I was repeating an old habit: trying to do it all completely on my own, in a vacuum. Which is impossible to sustain.

So to maintain this experiment of rooting an album in a story-structure, I decided to base it on one that's already written. Right now, I'm combing through some F. Scott Fitzgerald for possibilities.

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I'm gonna talk about music licensing next week. In the meantime, here is a new rough sketch about Artificial Intelligence:

Kyle Preston