The O R I G I N A L S
Featuring on May 30th – Tuesday
8am Winston Ackland
8:30am Pol Arida
9am Joe Paravane
9: 30 am The Vinnie Show
All this at Commune Utopia
Live ORIGINAL music is alive in Second life daily!
This is my favorite aspect of Second life, going to hear live music in a virtual world.
Such a great way to hear so many talented people. Musicians often have studios in their homes and will stream their practice sessions or shows into Sl.
What a wonderful way to get your original music globally played.
People from all over the globe log into Second life to catch shows all day long.
I really enjoy unwinding after work with a live performance escaping into the creativity of many musicians.
Winston Ackland isn’t new to the music scene playing for over 20 years.
His musical career bridged Sl and Rl when his cover of “Lithium” was used in The 20th century Fox film “Marley and Me” and again when Winston’s cover of “Psycho Killer” was used in Oliver Stone’s “Savages”
Winston’s Newest project is a collaboration between friends called Wonderland Diner.
I interviewed Winston here in 2015
Pol Arida‘s `Hammer` Guitar style is widely regarded as unique, where the guitar is hit hundreds of times per minute to produce a multi-instrument sound.
The Hitchcock of songwriting” Nick Cave
“One of the most unique Guitarists on the planet” NME
“out on his own as a songwriter” BBC Radio
“Pain in the Ass” His Mum
“When all around us appears false then the only thing left is to think.” POL
JOE PARAVANE ( Joe Rizzo)
San Francisco bay area singer songwriter ‘ Joe Paravane’ sings & performs acoustic finger-picking guitar mixing folk, rock, delta & ragtime styles.
All acoustic, no backing tracks, all live. Gibson J200 acoustic guitar with top of the line Neumann vocal microphone through warm tube preamps with professional studio sound quality and mix.
Joe also performs as a duo, trio and quartet all acoustic streamed live from his California studio. He performs with one of the real-life members of the Jerry Garcia Acoustic band, a stand up acoustic bassist and percussionist.
Joe on the web
My Blog Post about Joe
The Vinnie show was Winner of 2016 Avi choice for Favorite Acoustic and Original songs.
The Vinnie Show delivers you an hour of complete entertainment. Vinnie pours his heart and soul into every song and Live performance …. hoping to give something to each person in the audience.
The Vinnie Show is all about having fun together!
The Vinnie Show on Flickr
VInnies gigs – Google Calendar
and Listen to some amazing musicians!
thanks for stopping by
The Winston Ackland Video is By Fuchsia NightFire
The Pol Arida Video is by POL
The Joe Paravane Video is by Robert69 Little
The Vinnie show Video By Robert69 Little
*Robert has many amazing videos saving the sounds of so many Second life Musicians I am so thankful he has kept this history for us all.