Author Archives: johnnycosmic

About johnnycosmic

Musician, Songwriter, Producer

If it’s too loud, you’re too old… or maybe the soundman’s just a jerk

It’s insanely loud at way too many shows.   I don’t believe it has any relation to my age because I do enjoy harder music sometimes.   I’m talking about the piercing pain threshold that a venues’ exploding sound system seems to … Continue reading

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Hiphop producers need to know where The Bar is

By now we all know at least a few… I’m one..  You might even be one yourself. I’m talking about the producers makin’ those beats. Through the studio, I’ve gotten a chance to work with many Hiphop and Rap artists. … Continue reading

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Math is NOT a universal language… But I do know one that is

It’s contradictory from what intelligent folks might say, but it’s true Math is not a universal language. X = 3.2 hmmmm…  what could X be? Well if I was an alien civilization, a remote tribe, or hell maybe even someone who hasn’t learned math yet, … Continue reading

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Perfect Smartphone Music

I thought it was kind of funny that old jazz music still sounds pretty damn good coming from a new smartphone and its tiny speaker. Louis Armstrong – King of the Vipers

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The world’s smartest people looking like complete idiots..

Seth Godin is an amazing thinker and writer of a thought provoking blog which you can check out here http://sethgodin.typepad.com/ Was reading his spring gadget/book list and ordered 2 that I found to be pretty intriguing.   End This Depression Now … Continue reading

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Amy Winehouse does Reggae

Her reggae track ‘Our Day Will Come’ appeared on BBC’s Radio 1 on Wednesday (Nov 2, 2011). It’s a reworking of an early 1960s hit made popular by Ruby and the Romantics, and finds Winehouse exploring familiar soulful territory. Listen … Continue reading

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A Thought

We are all the chosen ones To exist is to be chosen

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