Do you think your dog would protect you or do you think it would run if you were being attacked? by Mark Urso https://www.quora.com/Do-you-think-your-dog-would-protect-you-or-do-you-think-it-would-run-if-you-were-being-attacked/answer/Mark-Urso?ch=99&share=cdd29f20&srid=3Z6iQ
What were you doing 20 years-ago?
This is what I was up to! Continue reading “Old Roomful of Blues Radio Spot”
Written by Stevie Nicks
Performed by Marcy Kelly with Sugar, October 2018 Continue reading “Dreams, Sugar, Matunuck, RI”
This is wildly entertaining!
If you’re waiting for your video, just keep waiting! 😉
If you slept last night, you’ve got one up on me!
I’m on a spooky deadline!
It was two years-ago I released “Share The Moon,” my debut CD Continue reading “Happy Halloween 2018! Share The Moon!”
This is great. Not only great musicians, but beautifully-recorded.
The organist is playing the entire bass line with his feet! Continue reading “Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio (Live on KEXP)”
Mark Urso, Owner at River Song Music (Quora answer)
Maybe a Shure SM58. An SM48, which is extremely similar, can be had for fifty bucks. You’ll have a little money left over!
I’ll assume you’re not on stage making your recordings, and you have complete control over ambient sound, and you have good headphones. So you’re looking for, I’m assuming, a studio mic for vocals.
Cheap street is the SM58. It’s a standard mic, with a standard polar pattern, and is usually used on stage, but since we don’t know what your singer sounds like, what your singer prefers, or if you’re looking for a particular sound, why not have a standard-performing mic? It won’t cost $500 – maybe $100.
It’s far more important how your room sounds, how your singer Continue reading “If I can only afford one microphone under $500 to record vocals with what should I get?”
A Quora answer by Mark Urso, Author of “A Candle Lit”:
The problem with AA is something that happens very early, when a person, a “sufferer,” is first introduced to the idea, sees a pamphlet or checks out his first meeting … the system can easily lose its credibility and feel either like it’s extreme, or members are jumping to conclusions …
People are simply scared away before they join.
In my book, “A Candle Lit,” I call them “leavers-before-they-enter.”
The three biggest problems are …
Ambiguous Permanence: It’s never been proven alcoholism is permanent, but members commonly insist it is. This is a credibility hit if the new person thinks about it … To make matters confusing, the words “alcoholic” Continue reading “Why is AA So Ineffective?”
Happy Halloween Everyone!
Oct. 19, 2018
Thanks to the Southern RI Chamber of Commerce, Continue reading “Valerie, Natalia Rosso, Sugar Band”
Shadow, Listening To Jets
June, 2018, Westerly, RI Continue reading “Shadow, Listening To Jets”
A little classic SRV “Pride and Joy,” courtesy of Ralph DeLucia, and Eight to the Bar, this past summer at the Knickerbocker in Westerly, RI!
Featuring saxophone by master Colin Tilton, who’s resume includes flute on Van Morrison’s debut Continue reading “Pride and Joy, Ralph DeLucia”