This is the first in a video series where I’ll be talking, not playing drums. But, I’ll be talking about playing drums (a bit), but more than that, talking about the process of overcoming my own fears as an artist- it’s a hairy beast, fear, and can cripple even the best artists… but I believe that by talking about it, we can get better… so, watch this vid, and let me know what you think!
While I was on tour with the Blue Man Group’s North American Tour, I got to see a lot of the states, and I realized how much I like graffiti. But not just any graffiti- not some kid with his first can of spray paint writing something lewd on a wall, but the really amazing, and artistic stuff. The kind that, to me, improves the visual appeal of the area. The kind that makes you think, or just catches your attention in a good way. In my own mind, I kind of refer to it as “Street Art.” Some of these artists do some amazing things with cans of spray paint. (more…)