I happened to think back to some of my past projects, especially the ones that never really came into fruition, and I figured there'd be a subject worth discussing in a blog post. One particular project I came to reminisce on was Nomad. Now Nomad was initially intended to be a project that combined literature … Continue reading Thinking back to past projects that failed
It is with immense joy that I finally announce the beginning of Phoenix's production stage! In case you didn't know what Phoenix is, it's the upcoming 9th album of my progressive metal music outlet, The Santtu Pesonen Project. It contains 5 tracks, each with their distinct mood and style. The album will also feature what's … Continue reading Phoenix begins production!
I was in two minds about whether I was going to write this or not, but I figured I may as well. I received a very special package this past Wednesday. That package included a 7-string guitar, which was something I'd been planning to get since last year. And in case you weren't aware, a … Continue reading Progress update on Phoenix (and a little something else)
Hello! Although this website has been dedicated to showcasing my music and game design work for a good while, I still figured it'd be a good idea to announce the release of my debut literary work, Assorted Ramblings of a Different Young Adult, here. I do understand that I've been fairly quiet about that project … Continue reading Assorted Ramblings of a Different Young Adult is out!
Howdy! It's been a while since I've announced projects of any sort. I have, however, been working on a couple of projects in relative secrecy. And today, I'm going to properly announce one of them. If you've at all followed my progressive metal solo outlet, The Santtu Pesonen Project, chances are you've seen a couple … Continue reading Announcing The SP Project #9! + Looking for a guest musician
Another year is beginning to draw to a close, which means it's time for me to share with you my annual Top 10 of 2017. It's certainly been an interesting year - in more ways than one. I managed to finish not one, but two fairly long-time projects. I half-unexpectedly announced a third project, small … Continue reading Santtu Pesonen’s Top 10 of 2017
Ladies and gentlemen, I hereby proudly announce the release of my latest musical misadventure, Cyberphobia! Cyberphobia is an EP consisting of 3 tracks, and it's what I can best describe as dark electronica. Whether that description fits or not, that I'll leave up to you to decide. Either way, you can go download/purchase the EP … Continue reading Cyberphobia released!