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  1. football team2:44
  2. Disney film1:38
  3. new record0:38
  4. Salvation Army2:17
  5. special music2:08
  6. Disney animation1:34
  7. Disney movie1:58
  8. Minnesota2:38

Fri, 14 Dec 2012|

Own City Interview


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-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Makes sense this alert kind of like you know to meet similar climate and all that yes absolutely you're prepared for this now -- -- about the midsummer station that's out. Out now of course it's got to have a good time song on it of course as long was shooting star. And -- well I. I'm gonna talk about the writing process because you write pretty much all your own material right -- right yeah this last record I was -- was lucky to work it's not such people I hadn't before I did everything a mile in my parents' basement you know start not. Finally got into the studio with some of the people on this new record came out really proud of it. Everyone is different when it comes to like the song writing process like I mean I -- some musicians where they have to like literally sit in a dark -- and candles be by themselves. And then I talked as others that could do it in the car on the way to the studio do you have any sort of like processed or ritual or anything like that when it comes to reading your own songs. I just I don't try to force stuff arm I just sit down and an I think. I know when something's gay when the song just are so like right itself when the track starts to produce itself. I don't really have to work out it just happens and things is happening in logic pro tools and suddenly songs done and I'm like. You -- sometimes you like writing on the fly then maybe an idea I'll be the airport you know exactly the bust my headphones on my laptop you know -- it's can be anyway and nice and I looked at I look at you on the record -- soundtrack by the way so. I understand how this process -- -- -- so -- are you find out you're gonna be on the -- routes are directed do you get to see the movie before and then write a song pertaining to -- or does it work like is that power to. It was a dream Disney animation brought in have been a huge fan -- that are obviously every Disney film ever you know going up -- -- -- -- the last five minutes of the movie and they said we don't want to be too much information -- annual over think it socially the last five minister -- -- to the -- credit -- -- -- -- -- -- -- go away do you saying it was just right it was perfect movie to not gray area so honored. It's awesome that's awesome that's great that's a big honor to a sports at Disney movie like that. On to -- like some of the cover versions people to have your songs on -- -- ever -- some of -- I -- around less of it's so -- -- see you know like someone taken my song put -- he's been on a special music is all about you know recycling putting new twist on stuff I love it. That's -- now with that being the holiday season and all odds are even doing a lot of shows a lot of stuff for the Salvation Army is that right gastric -- great. Great cause great organizations. Or -- what they used to -- admirable and yeah -- work with the guys. Owl city and the -- -- no bid that -- most of the the midsummer station his CD is out now which reports meteorite. And judge everybody works for the city of buffalo. Sue the so called -- I feel like we're like this brotherhood thing out from Minnesota so we're like the same amount of snow maybe they're not I don't know I love it here. The -- we got two completely different football team so.

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