QUEST FOR GLORY. inspired by the music from one of my favorite video game series. 16 bars. Welcome to Spielburg. 42 minutes. baba yaga. fightes, magic, thieves. A world of unexpected interactions. we ready to go. 4s 5s and 10s. This song has a steady 4/4 meter but the hypermeter structres (the organization of the measures) are intentionally less balanced. Things seem to go on for one or two extra measures. 4s 5s 10s. roused. josh rouse is one OF MY FAVORITE singers and songwriters. Josh Rouse Writes nice songs. Melody, harmony, and rhythm. Bag and Tag. this song started on my ipad, INSPIRED BY THE JAM IN PHISH'S REBA. bag tag bag tag bag tag. morning morning. i had to pass a keyboard proficiency exam to qualify for a degree in music, and tchaikovsky's morning prayer was one of the songs i learned to play. THE WORDS ARE JEFF BUCKLEY'S. meet me tomorrow night, or any day you want. EXPECTED TED, EXCEPTED MARTHA. THIS HAS SOME INTENTIONAL SURP==RISEs. WATER, SALT, CORIANDER, JUNIPER, APRICOT. REST. NECK, GIBLETS. RIESLING. ONION. GARLIC. THYME. FOR HAlF IT WILL BE ROASTED. GURBAK BIN TRUMPEN. THIS IS NAMED AFTER A CHARACTER I BUILT FOR MYSELF iN A VIDEO GAME. GURBAK BIN TRUMPEN. IN FLIGHT. WRiTTEN ON TWO DIFFERENT FLIGHTS AND PERFORMED ALMOST ENTIRELY ON AN IPAD. TIME TO CLOSE THE DOORS. NUCKLE UP. SEATS UP. TRAYS CLOSED. WE'RE IN LINE FOR OUR TRAVELS. WE'LL BE THERE SOON. WE'll TAKE IT SLOW BY WHEN WE LAND. BUBBLE GUM AND DAISIES. THIS IS ABOUT HIGH SCHOOL WITH REFERENCES TO GRATEFUL DEAD, LATE BUSES AND FOOD TRUCKS. IN THE ATTICS, WHAT's THE SECRET? WAITING FOR US. COME ON. COMING HOME. HIDING, HIDING. BUbble GUm. DAisies. LATE BUS. SNACKS. TASTY TREATS. COME BACK. BLACKOUT IV. THIS WAS FIRST WRITTEN DURING A BLACKOUT AT AN EVENT IN MAINE WHEN I ONLY HAD MY IPAD. LIGHTS OUT. SCHRLL. THE VOCODOR TRACK IS ACTUAL BREATHING. THERE ARE NO REAL WORDS USED IN THE SONG. OOOOOWWWWWOOOAHOOOAHOAOOOO. WILLIS. INSPIRED BY WILCO AND THE SMASHING PUMPKINS BUT WRITTEN AFTER HEARING GILLIAN WELCH'S COVER OF RADIOHEAD'S BLACKSTAR, WONDERING HOW PEOPLE WILL EVER HEAR SOME OF THE MUSIC I GREW UP LISTENING TO. SEEING WILCO AT THE WELMONT. SEEING WILCO. ON OUR WORRIED KNEES, GIVEN TO OLD BELIEFS. INNER SPIRIT ROBOT DEMON. THIS WAS ORIGINALLY AN EVEN GENTLER TRACK WITH JUST GUITARS AND THE GLOCKENSPIEL. INNER SPIRIT ROBOT DEMON. BON FLOYAGE. THIS FINAL TRACK WAS NOT WRITTEN DURING THE ORIGINAL YEAR. THIS IS A SINGLE SONG. WRITING, PERFORMING, PRODUCING, SHARING. A HERO, A METER, A SINGER, A TASK, AN EXPECTATION, A SHOCK, A FLIGHT, A ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE, A FRIEND, A CALL, A HOPE.