This coming week will be a wild one! On Monday our department will be hosting a visit by a job candidate. That means another round of attending talks and receptions and general hanging out with my peers. I admit I had my reservations about doing all this again, but I… Read more“Busy Bee”
The irony is that I think Within You Without You is the worst song on Sgt. Pepper.
My vocal cords have been taking beating, but the The Beatles: Rock Band is so fun! I may have to put my expert vocal campaign on hold and switch to drums. Time Magazine recently had an article saying that constant light exercise is better than weekly butt-kicking exercise. I’m not… Read more“Everybody Let Their Hair Down”
My final completed SD vacation art project was further work with the Wacom. This time I was exploring digital inking; the only thing not done on my computer for this drawing was the pencils. The subject is Tinya Wazzo, Phantom Girl from the Legion of Super-Heroes. See the full drawing… Read more“I’m Looking Through You”
From Kotaku.com In other news: entire Abbey Road will be in the game! Update: *Point point*
September 9, 2009 is kind of an odd date to release The Beatles: Rock Band…………… Oh I get it lol.
Six Roy Orbison songs hit Rock Band last week and I got three of them, Oh Pretty Woman, You Got It, and Ooby Dooby. Fun fact: Ooby Dooby was featured prominently in Star Trek: First Contact, and was the first human song the Vulcans heard. Some associated news have been… Read more“What’s an Ooby Dooby?”
Beatles License Songs to Viacom Videogame Unit The Beatles have licensed songs to MTV Networks’ Rock Band videogame series, according to several people familiar with the matter, a coup for the Viacom Inc. unit in its battle with rival Activision Inc. for supremacy in the world of rock and roll… Read more“While My Plastic Guitar Gently Weeps (with Joy)”
Rockband.com (warning: music) updated with some ridiculous new features. Read bits of info about the songs (well, some of them anyway). Have a really expensive action figure made of your character. Best of all, make free digital pictures of your bands and bandmates. As you can imagine, this last feature… Read more“Chicks Don’t Even Know the Name of My Band”