So the last time WW posted, I was an unemployed college
dropout with a five-year music project behind me. Sometime around
August I tried pulling together money to finish my last year at
school and ended up getting over more money than I expected in
Since September I have been back in class and got my old job
back at the
It's week-nine and my classes are just about wrapping up. Looking
back I realize that I've been learning about the universe, covering
city meetings, tweeting, blogging and filming and editing
It took a while to sweat off the fat and laziness of last
year, but I'm back and reinvigorated with new projects. The six-cd
Wonder Wheel boxset is being prepped for release in early December.
Wonder Wheel albums 20 to 25 will be featured in the set, along
with additional tracks.
Wonder Wheel Presents Vol. 2
will also be released for free
download. The compilation will feature new bands that I've produced
and update the
There are also two new albums in the works. Wonder Wheel 26
is in the instrumental phase, while the new commercial release
"Wonder Wheel II" is beginning preproduction. Don't get confused
with the titles, 26 continues the WW series with new songs, while
the commercial release is going to be a collection of old and new
songs, but rerecorded in the studio.
Also, the Wonder Wheel three-piece disbanded in September,
but we have a new drummer and new setup. We played an impromptu
show at the
Santa Ana. Think electronic and psychedelic futurism.
is a video edited together from the Lucky Dragons set,
which is part of a slightly larger piece for
's Open Melody festival. Keep an eye out for WW video
production in 2012.