True Strange Library

The curious collection of a slightly mad scientist

Lost Einstein recording put to music

When I find myself in times of trouble, good old Einstein speaks to me, physics words of wisdom, square of C. I had a small recording once, of Einstein he … Continue reading

November 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 by 167 theremin nesting dolls

The theremin instrument was invented by Léon Theremin in 1920. The sound is like that of the Tannerin, an electrotheremin which appeared in The Beach Boys hit Good Vibrations. In … Continue reading

November 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

That nutty theory that Paul McCartney died and was replaced in 1966

This weekend I saw a really amazing Beatles tribute, the Classical Mystery tour with the SF Symphony. Tony Kishman is an uncanny Paul. So much so that I started to … Continue reading

July 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

I have the genetic mutation for perfect (absolute) pitch

With a year or more of work I’m to the point where I can almost always pull a correct C note out of thin air with no musical reference.  People … Continue reading

March 9, 2015 · 2 Comments

John Lennon talks about the illuminati

John Lennon’s Interview, 6/6/1968 He was killed on December 8, 1980, New York City, NY

November 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Cubase 7.0.x Hiding and Finding Hidden Tracks

In 7.0.6 my arranger, tempo and signature tracks were not visible. Project -> Add Track -> Arranger = “This project already contains an arranger track!” Well, fine, show it to … Continue reading

February 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Industrial Band Bills DoJ For Using Its Music as a Torture Device

“What really bothers us is that they played our songs at an intolerable volume for hours on end” … Industrial band Skinny Puppy is billing the U.S. Justice Department after … Continue reading

February 6, 2014 · Leave a comment