After a week of rain from Storm Dennis, we're itching for spring. Or, as Sean Connery would call it, 'shpring.' So, today we're focusing on windchimes. Made from metal rings, old keys, wood, and bamboo, the sound of these windchimes will transport you to lazy summer days spent on the front porch. Summer dreaming, courtesy [...]
This week, The Junkman shows us a few pieces from his collection of nearly 65 shakers. Glass shakers, metal shakers, plastic shakers - The Junkman has them all and they they've travelled with him from Vermont to Virginia and now to England. Some have even toured with him in South Korea, Mexico, and Europe. Shakers. [...]
The Junkman introduces us to the beauty of brass as he plays a couple of dresser drawer pulls and a candlestick. Can you hear the difference when The Junkman waves the objects in the air?
The Junkman plays a refrigerator shelf and a table leg, proving that musical instruments are all around us so long as we use some ingenuity. Have you found any household items that make an interesting sound?
In The Junkman's second episode of Salvage Super Sounds, he introduces us to a mark tree which, in typical Junk Music style, is fashioned from scraps of plumbing pipe. What do you have lying around the house that could be used to create a mark tree?
Introducing a new Junk Music feature: Salvage Super Sounds! Each week, The Junkman will demonstrate an item from his vast collection of reused/repurposed musical instruments. This week's item is a pair of artillery shells from the Croatian War of Independence.
Here is my latest commission for Eva Dean Dance, Moving Towards Eternity, which is contained in Fork In the Road, from Liquid Silver, Part III. It premiered Sept 8, 2018, in Prospect Park in Brooklyn, NY. Its 8:46 in duration. I hope you enjoy!
If you tried to contact Junk Music or access the site during the past two weeks, you may have encountered some difficulties. Our site was hacked, but your contact information was not compromised. We have now changed hosting companies and look forward to a future of uninterrupted service. However, if you attempted to contact us [...]
Check out this awesome video by Deparisyearbook set to my track, 'Abracadabra' off Junk Music 2. It totally rocks!! The skaters are absolutely incredible and it's an honour to have then ride to my music.