Navid Lancaster

211 Added | 3 Magazines | 2 Likes | 8 Following | 58 Followers | @navidflipboard | Music Producer / Musician / Sound Engineer / Composer of soundtracks for award-winning films. http://lancastltd.com

NAVID LANCASTER: Music Making Machine

Navid Lancaster Music Producer<p><i>Listen to a funny and informative excerpt from Navid before you get into the interview:</i><p><b>“I like noise”….a surprising</b> …

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Music, Crayons, Interviews and Twitter likes

Music-wise this has been a VERY interesting couple of weeks.<p>It all stated with a 2-day workshop and ended with a Twitter like from multi-Grammy Award …

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Here's What It's Like to Use a $1,500 Smartwatch

Most smartwatches aren’t cheap, but few of them cost more than a few hundred dollars. The $1,500 TAG Heuer Connected, which the Swiss watchmaker …

How To Build An Online Following - Indie Artists (Part 1 of 3)

First things first. This blog series is going to contain statistics. I think this is important as musicians and bands especially if they are indie …

Music Industry

Do's and Don'ts for upcoming vocalists (Part 3 of 3)

In the previous blog in this series I mentioned that vocalists should not only look at one income stream in the use of their talent. Vocalists are …

Music Industry

Do's and Don'ts for upcoming vocalists. (Part 2 of 3)

In my last blog I received positive comments about my advice for upcoming vocalists especially point #5. We shall now continue with some of the …

Music Industry

Do's and Don'ts for upcoming vocalists. (Part 1 of 3)

First off let me say this. I am not a fan of performing gigs for free in the hope of getting ‘exposure’. Even though I’m not a vocalist (I’m a …

Marketing

Marketing Your Music in The Digital World (Part 3 of 3)

Unique Recording Studios, a 26 year old studio that created recorded albums and hits from Kanye West, Alicia Keys, Taylor Dayne, Depeche Mode, George …

Music Industry

Marketing Your Music In The Digital World (Part 2 of 3)

As mentioned in my previous article in this series, the former model of the record industry – dictating what music is marketable is in fact … …

Music Industry

Marketing Your Music In The Digital World (Part 1 of 3)

You may choose to agree or disagree with the following article but there is no denying it. The world,through advances in information technology and …

The New Breitling Chronoliner Takes Flight

Diving and aviation timing specialists Breitling have unveiled their latest stunning timepiece, the Chronoliner. The watch is based on a flight …

LG’s new “Watch Urbane” is an all-metal “luxury” smartwatch | Ars Technica

It's a G Watch R with a thinner body and smaller bezel.<p>Mobile World Congress happens in about two weeks, but LG just couldn't contain itself. On …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Grammys<p>Turtlenecks and gold chains as far as the eye can see.<p>18 Photos1 day agoView More<p>Best of GQ<p>John Jeremiah Sullivan contemplates the secret, …

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Google releases set of beautiful, freely usable icons

They're licensed CC-BY-SA and designed for use in mobile apps and other interactive stuff -- there's 750 in all! It's part of Google's Material …

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12 Best Men's Watches Under $2,000

Make no mistake, there’s lots to be attained in the sub $2,000 range of men’s watches. Design, movement and brand heritage all have a significant …

Rolex Submariner - Everything You Need To Know

Let’s be honest, your timepiece collection is incomplete without a Rolex Submariner. The Submariner is a true classic among luxury wristwatches, …

Men's Fashion

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Grammys<p>Turtlenecks and gold chains as far as the eye can see.<p>18 Photos23 hours agoView More<p>Best of GQ<p>John Jeremiah Sullivan contemplates the secret, …

Men's Fashion

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Gift Ideas<p>All certifiably more romantic than plastic-wrapped bodega flowers.<p>23 Photos7 hours agoView More<p>Where to Go Right Now<p>Load up on art, …

8 Cool & Affordable Slimline Watches

Thin is in. We love a bulky, attention-commanding watch as much as the next guy, but sometimes your wrist requires something a little lighter. Maybe …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Shoes<p>Fancy rich-guy designer slippers aren't just for fancy, rich, designer-wearing guys anymore.<p>By Matt Sebra1 day agoView More<p>Gift Ideas<p>All …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Winter<p>The silver lining to no early spring? Deeply discounted winter essentials.<p>21 Photos1 day agoView More<p>Super Bowl<p>No one makes a halftime show …

Gravity’s strength still an open question after latest measurement | Ars Technica

Little agreement among measures of Newton's G.<p>You might expect that, all these years after Newton, we might have a good measure of his gravitational …

Google Now tests calendar event suggestions based on Gmail convos

Google knows many, many things about you, perhaps even that you can be a <i>bit</i> forgetful sometimes. To help you remember your plans, the company has started testing a feature that takes possible events from Gmail or other Google services and turns them into Google Now cards. For instance, if it infers …

Google cuts off Chrome extensions that don't come from the Web Store

A while back Google said that it would stop letting Windows users install Chrome extensions that didn't come directly from the Web Store. The company ended up delaying the plan, but there is no more fighting it. Today users of the stable channel of Chrome on Windows will no longer be able to …

Skype Translator will let you chat in real-time with people in other languages later this year

Tonight at Code Conference, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella brought his Skype team onto the stage to prove that his company's got the next big thing. Taglined "the pre-beta of magic," the service, called Skype Translator, turns your real-time conversation into a <i>Star Trek</i>-like universal communicator. …

Oris Big Crown ProPilot Day Date

Swiss watch manufacturer Oris has been producing specialist aviation watches since the launch of its first Oris Big Crown in 1938. The latest …

Watches

Scientists confirm the existence of the heaviest element ever seen

It's tricky to verify the existence of super heavy elements; you have to fuse very short-lived materials, hope you get some useful atoms, and wait for someone else to reproduce your achievement. However, scientists at a particle accelerator lab in Germany have managed that rare feat by creating and …