“Always be the worst guy in every band you’re in. - so you can learn. The people around you affect your performance. Choose your crowd wisely.” ~ Chad Fowler
I have achieved my dream of becoming the worst person in a band. In this case it is a literal band and not a software band or some other band. We meet nearly every week and we make music.
At this moment the group is still young so we meet with little agenda other than maybe a musical genre but even that is not a rule.
When I first start hanging out with them I wondered how I would be able to participate. I have very little musical training and the music that I have created and the tools that I have worked with are on my computer. While I would not classify my music is electronic it is often ambient soundscapes.
But I found a purpose by grabbing the microphone and making up words. Words and singing actually seem like an important instrument particularly with jam sessions. At least it makes the feel less stationary and more...