Tag Archives: RPM Challenge

RPM Challenge 2016 Done

I completed my RPM Challenge 2016 album on time and mailed off the CDs. Since it was made¬†using¬†Minecraft and I post Minecraft videos to YouTube, I planned to post the whole thing in a (very long) video. But there was a weird audio issue in the recording, so I decided to do a second take […]

RPM Challenge 2016 Cover

I didn’t need the extra (leap) day for RPM Challenge this year. Here’s the cover I made for it. I’ll be uploading to Bandcamp shortly as a pay-what-you-want download. It should be available in the RPM Challenge jukebox as well at some point.

RPM X Done (Mostly)

Yesterday I rendered the final mix of my RPM Challenge entry for this year. It’s done! Now I have to make the CD version, burn a couple copies and pop them in the mail. I ended up not doing any of the first several ideas – even the Very Good Idea – that I first […]

Digital Albums > Compact Discs

Music Ally notes that digital album sales have outpaced CDs for the first time in 2013. Thanks to The Trichordist for the link. When you include vinyl and other physical formats (not sure what that would be – cassette? 8-track? flexi-disk?) physical media is collectively a winner with 51.4% of sales. But in 2013, there […]

RPM Challenge 2012

I popped the CD of 2012 RPM Challenge album, Aponeurotic Scleroskeleton, in the mail today. This is my fifth RPM challenge, and I had forgotten that it was supposed to be postmarked by March 1. I promise that it was completed during the month of February! In theory, it should be available for listening in […]