| Benzo

Why Drums? Vol. 2

Sitting in math class one day I tapped an equation on my desk with a pencil, 6+5 = 11. 1-2-3-4-5-6 1-2-3-4-5. The next one came up, I grabbed another pencil to tap with both hands. 3+4 = 7. 1-2-3 1-2-3-4. It was during a test, very quiet and I could hear the clock in the back of the room. 1-2-3 1-2-3-4. I started tapping the beat to the constant gentle knocking of the clock. Then 4+4 = 8. With the clock I tapped all 8 beats with accents on the 3, 6, & 8. Too slow, the clock was too slow. So I cut it in half, playing 2 beats for every second. 1-2-3-4, 5-6-7-8. Now I was cooking.

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| Benzo

Can't Pay Rent with Compliments

I've notice a very frightening "trend" in the music business. I'm calling it a trend because it seems to be how the music industry has shifted and eventually, trends die. I believe it's worse on the local level, but it's happening world wide to every genre. What trend am I talking about? "Music has no value and should be free."

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| Benzo

Change

I don't want to write a blog this month. My day job has been crazy busy gearing up for school to start and now that it has, all my creative energy to write is gone.

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| Shank

City Lights

We are releasing a video for our song City Lights from our red EP. The song is pretty significant to me in a couple of ways so I’m happy to see what Benzo has done with the video.

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