As hopefully can be seen by glancing at the title bar in your browser of choice, elegantsimplicity.com is back to normal! It took just a few minutes to point the name servers but due to a database error, it took a good 12-16 hours to resolve it to the actual web … Read more
For the next 24 – 48 hours there will be some disruption to elegantsimplicity.com. I have initiated a hosting transfer and there are bound to be some teething troubles. If you see this address – http://s642239671.websitehome.co.uk/ – in the title bar when you go to the site, don’t worry, this … Read more
For some time, I have been rather disappointed with my current web host: there have been counties instances of down time over this past year alone. This is despite a 99% up-time guarantee. In view of this, and other issues, I have decided it is time for a change. Over … Read more
Just a very quick note to mention that there will not be a newsletter this month. This is due to there not being enough time to do all that I needed to do However, there will be an album update later….
Finally, the July newsletter has been posted. As usual, you can either join the list by filling in the form opposite or you can skip that (and miss out on the free song download!) and simply read it here. As well as news regarding the new demo song, there is … Read more
Here is something interesting: I was poking around some email stats and learned that mobile email clients have not yet taken over the world! Below is a screen grab from our newsletter system showing the percentage breakdown by client: Poor old Microsoft doesn’t really get a look in!
Called Inconsistent Echoes, this tune is a prime slab of Prog-Funk-Rock! Sounds impossible, but it works. It’s very funky, has a mean Canterbury style organ solo + mad crazy wah-wah guitars. On top of that is an old radio sample that I like but am not convinced I want to … Read more
The May Newsletter was sent out yesterday. In it was news regarding or song Quantum Spin as well as a look at the potential artwork for the new album. If you are not on the list, be sure to join and grab yourself a free song download. If you are … Read more
Streaming right now – in full – on ProgStreaming – is our latest album ALL LIFE IS ONE. Go check it out!
I spent all of last week working on demos for the next album. So far, I have 5 tracks all fully arranged and in some sort of presentable order. Need to work on the title track – which will be a monster – next! I may stick a few bits … Read more
If you are on the look out for a bargain or two (or even three), note that we have our annual Holiday sale on from now until Midnight Jan 10th 2016. Use this code at checkout and claim 20% discount: xmas2016 You can use it as many times as you … Read more
Today, I sent out the last Elegant Simplicity Newsletter of 2015. This is quite a special one as it contains the link to the FREE download of epic track Passing Fancy (I, II) + full details of the new single Love is Transferred (Single Edit), which comes complete with another … Read more
Passing Fancy (I, II), the special fan club only release, is now listed in our singles discography. It will be available to download exclusively to mailing list subscribers from Friday December the 18th. The song is a 10+ minute epic and is really quite something. It’s released as a special … Read more
Here’s a first for us . . . we had a song featured in a radio pod-cast. It was on the Bittersweet Records Radio Hour, broadcast 02/12/2015. Apparently, it’s a tricky job getting on the show, so I’m well pleased we managed it! And the song they played? Southbound Static, … Read more
Yesterday, we released the second and final single taken from our album All Life is One. This time, it is an edited version of Love is Transferred on the A Side, with previously unreleased – and rather stonking – instrumental rocker called Southbound Static on the B-Side. Love is Transferred … Read more