Trey Spruance on the Music of the Spheres (Musica Universalis)

One of my all-time music idols and inspirational figures way beyond music, Trey Spruance (Mr. Bungle, Secret Chiefs 3) talks about the process of composing and his personal approach to music. Excerpt of an interview given to Chilean journalist Gonzalo Frías from Séptimo Vicio (Chile, 2011).

Words of wisdom: music and the business

"Money break groups up like The 5 Heartbeats..." (Wyclef Jean) "It's our responsibility as musicians to keep it fresh, to keep it interesting, and for the most part, musicians don't. They're very willing to conform to whatever is cool and whatever makes money. It sounds mean, but what really I meant was it's our responsibility  … Continuar lendo Words of wisdom: music and the business

Mike Patton on the significance of sound

"I'm inspired by sound, just any sound" (Mike Patton) A conversation on such themes as the creative process, musical and non-musical influences, and the narrative soundtrack-like album Delirium Cordia, released 15 years ago (2004).