Category Zombies

Dollars or Democracy?

The U.S. Supreme Court claims that money is the same thing as speech. And now because of the 2010 Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission ruling, huge corporations can spend unlimited amounts of money to influence elections. This decision has opened the floodgates for corporate money to drown out the voices of real people in […]

What They Don’t Teach You in Economics

I’m an Economist. Well, I have a piece of paper from a University which says that I am. There I said it, don’t hate me. Well maybe you should? I did my time in the capitalist education soldier factory during the Keating/Hawke years of Australian financial systems deregulation.  I was believer of these “reforms” and […]

Bassist Fail!

and here’s a couple more Bass Flip Fail On stage Bass Flip Fail Guitarist pick slide fail

Bass Brain Damage

Its now my turn in the studio to put down the bass parts for “Steal Your Mind“. We’re recording our 2nd EP at Stellas Kitchen and Steal Your Mind is probably going to be the lead track.  Recording for me is a love hate type of thing. Every musician has their insecurities and doubts about […]