Tag Archives: concept album

Eight Crazy Nights – Looking back at the Road Home

Firstly, I would like to start this post by indicating that the minor delay between this post and my last has been intentional. The obvious stress, fatigue, anxiety and uncertainty that dominated my previous post (while important to have documented, … Continue reading

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All aboard the Edit train – departing: constantly

This morning as I sat on the train into Uni, planning out the day of intense editing that lay ahead – I felt some unease as I thought of the considerable amount of work that I still have to do, … Continue reading

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Writing it out

In yesterday’s onslaught of pomodoros, I attempted to address the technological context of the 1970s music industry in 1000 words, predominantly through the lens of Jethro Tull’s classic concept album, Thick as a Brick. Contrary to some of my previous … Continue reading

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‘Break (a.k.a study) Week’

This week at RMIT university, it is ‘break week’. In past years of study, this week has been something that i have relished at the midpoint of second semester, to get rejuvenated and enjoy some time to myself free of … Continue reading

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Queensryche: Mindcrime documentary

Given the surprising lack of scholarly attention afforded to Operation:Mindcrime (an album that i will be investigating in a case study for my thesis), i feel lucky to have access to this video on YouTube. It is an analytical appraisal … Continue reading

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Back in Business: Semester two progress diary

Hello blog-world. With the first semester of Honours complete, and an emotional three week vacation with my family in Norway behind me.. it’s time to commence my thesis at full-throttle and prepare myself for a rewarding second semester. The main … Continue reading

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Lit Review!

With the first round of assessments complete, my focus has now turned to how i can improve on my existing work and better prepare myself for the writing of my thesis next semester. I had never written a literature review … Continue reading

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