Ambient Music While Reading I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream by Harlan Ellison

Ambient Music While Reading I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream by Harlan Ellison

I have difficulty sleeping on most nights for no real apparent reason. Last night, in particular, could’ve been a result of eating chips with mango habanero salsa too late or from chymifying too much media from YouTube right before. It doesn’t matter one way or the other; it’s my reality regardless. While struggling to turn

Why Music Matters in Film

Last night, I decided to watch the 1995 film The Usual Suspects based on a recommendation from my father. The film tells the story of a sole survivor who recounts the twisted events that lead up to a horrific gun battle on a boat, which began when five criminals met at a seemingly random police

Writing and Vinyl

Today is Thursday, a day that doesn’t mean much to most people other than being reasonably close to the weekend. Wednesday is the middle day that gets people closer to the notion of a weekend, while Monday and Tuesday are the beginning of a heavy work week. Friday is the day for most excitement, Saturday

David Lynch: Whole Worlds Can Be Built with Sound

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SOHOrd0V8Xo I’ve been watching a different David Lynch film over the last few days, causing me to have a deep appreciation for the filmmaker. Although film isn’t the primary focus of this website, sound and music are a significant portion of David Lynch’s work as ambient and other musical pieces catapult his films into making