Thanks to Diego PH for the photo used in the cover art.
Save the date! On 11/1, I’m playing as Haut Saus at Pinball Jones Campus West with Magic Cyclops and Shirty Music. I’ll have some American Pika songs in my set, as well as some arcade classics, because Pinball Jones! Come dance and get spicy with Haut Saus.
And yes, I will have Haut Saus hot sauce for sale.
The LP, Bear Lake Comfort Station, is streaming on September 6th! Click the link to pre-save a copy on Spotify, or listen on your favorite streaming service. I really enjoyed blending the natural, acoustic, and electronic sounds on this album, and I hope you enjoy listening.
The new American Pika EP, Leaving Traces, streams everywhere on August 16th! Pre-save it here: https://distrokid.com/hyperfollow/americanpika/leaving-traces.
- Feel a tempo that appeals to me.
- Find a time signature that jives at the chosen tempo.
(Bonus points: tempo is in a time signature other than 4/4)
- Fit a theme, harmony, or melody to the tempo and time signature.
- Develop the theme by adding missing pieces: harmony, melody, etc.
- Repeat step 4 until the song feels complete.
- Share the completed song with the world!