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About campmmwblog

I've been playing electric bass for just over 17 years now. I live in Greenpoint Brooklyn and have so for the last 5 years. My musical fervor and inspiration have slowed a little (which is one of the reasons I'm sooooo looking forward to Camp MMW) but since the New Year I have been experimenting heavily with writing, specifically blogging. I had the idea to document the events leading up to Camp MMW 2011. Once I found out the team at MMW Headquarters was cool with it, I set up this blog. Enjoy

Camp MMW in Jazz Times Magazine

  Medeski, Martin & Wood’s Camp MMW An “anti-camp” focuses on big-picture stuff Click on the link above to read the article in Jazz Times Magazine to see how well Evan Haga captured the vibe from Camp MMW 2011. I … Continue reading

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Inspiration stalled

As I was walking over the Pulaski Bridge into Long Island City Queens to catch the 7 train into Times Square yesterday, I had a thought about my experiences at and after both my years at Camp MMW. Of course, … Continue reading

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Radiohead on Colbert

I awoke this morning excited about watching my DVR. Last night I went to bed early but I recorded both the “Daily Show” and the “Colbert Report.” I always record the “Daily Show” but I set the “Colbert Report” to … Continue reading

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F@*king Drummers!!

I once heard someone say that a band is only as strong as its drummer. I once heard someone else say a drummer will make or break a band. Those words could not be more true, that is if the … Continue reading

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Back from Vacay, now it’s time to start playing Music!

I got back from 2 weeks of visiting family and friends in Seattle on Tuesday. The trip was great and extremely relaxing. Now I’m back in Brooklyn and find myself trying to recapture the magical feeling and motivation that embodied … Continue reading

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Photos from Camp

I want to apologize to all my followers/readers out there. Since I have gotten back from camp I have been struggling with staying motivated to continue my posts. Add to it that I am now on vacation and visiting family … Continue reading

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The Return

It has been three days since my return to New York City from the peace and serenity of the Catskill Mountains and most importantly, my return from Camp MMW. I’m overwhelmed with thoughts, finding myself at a loss to find … Continue reading

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