With one of my all-time favorite video game franchises, DOOM, having celebrated its 25th anniversary recently, here's a little something from Yours Truly for the occasion... albeit a few days late. "Portal to Hell" (pardon the clichéd name) is a medley of a select few DOOM tunes that I decided to put together in order to celebrate my … Continue reading New single track release: “Portal to Hell”
Before I start discussing the events that caused the eventual splitting of my first steady lineup, I want to clarify that it ultimately happened in good terms between everyone involved. I'm not writing this in order to demonize anyone, nor do I hold grudges towards any of my former bandmates. With that out of the … Continue reading The story of my first band – and how it fell apart
Hello there! With the release of Phoenix being almost around the corner, I felt I should share with you something I've been contemplating for a while concerning The Santtu Pesonen Project. Once Phoenix is out, I'm going to put The Project on an indefinite hiatus. What this essentially means is that there will be no new … Continue reading What’s to come for The Santtu Pesonen Project
Howdy! If you've followed my musical misadventures since the beginning, you may be familiar with the Gallery of Harmonies series of albums that I spawned between 2014 and 2016. If, on the other hand, you have no idea what it is, it's essentially a series of compilation albums I've released under the MFG38 moniker. The … Continue reading Announcing Gallery of Harmonies: Vol. 5!
Hello there! So I just released a track off of the upcoming The Santtu Pesonen Project EP, Phoenix. The track is titled "Siren", and it's one of the tracks featured on the EP alongside 4 other tracks. You can listen to the track in the YouTube video embedded below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BNa1FTQeSz8 As for progress on Phoenix … Continue reading “Siren” single released + Phoenix progress update
On September 30th, I announced on my Facebook and Twitter that I'd be going offline for a week. The next morning, I uninstalled all social media apps from my phone. After coming back to my apartment, I booted up my computer - but instead of logging into YouTube and a dozen other sites and doing … Continue reading So I went offline for a week…
I'll preface this post by saying that I'm the type of person who cares for the wellbeing of his loved ones. In some cases, I can even find myself putting others' wellbeing before my own. That said, I do acknowledge that the burden of my wellbeing is ultimately on my own shoulders, and I do … Continue reading On overworking yourself