08.07.2018: 30 Minutes of Songwriting

Today's soundtrack is Immortal: Northern Chaos Gods, the grimmest and most frostbitten album that I've heard in years. It's an incredible return to form after the recent departure of co-founder Abbath, and can easily go toe-to-toe against any other album in their catalogue.

The last time the Randomizer told me to do songwriting, I set up my gear for recording. Today, I worked at getting a tone I liked. I ended up turning my amp's bass down to around 25%, and I turned the distortion way down on my Danelectro metal pedal. I'm pleased with the results. I did a rough take of one of the songs I'm working on: