Go Loud and Go Home

March 15, 2020

Unidentified Woofer Object

In buying some stereo gear for a friend this weekend, I re-learned a crucial truth I’d forgotten in my long struggle to finish recording my songs. Feeling music is also about dynamics, about loud songs being as intense as they need to be, and quiet music having as much space as it needs to be softly felt. If you practice loud music quietly, you might be un-learning what made that music special.