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Dealing with lack of motivation

Dealing with lack of motivationLet’s start with a definition of motivation. The word motivation derives from the latin word “movere” which means to move. Psychologically speaking there are only two ways we can move. Away from pain or towards pleasure. Those are the...

Why does music make us happy?

Why does music make us happy?Well, to get the answer we have to start with another question first.Have you ever wondered why music is so deeply ingrained in every culture?Why is it that every culture created some sort of organization of notes and rhythms called...

Celebrating failure is for losers ?

Are you celebrating failure?Nowadays, there is so much content out there that suggests that we should celebrate failure and mistakes. The only way to learn is to fail. Even I often say "Every mistake is a little present to your future self."But making a mistake is...

Are You Enough?

What Does "Being Enough" Even Mean?Is it a state of gratitude? A state where you are happy with what you own and have accomplished? Or maybe a state where you feel enough without referring to your "successes"?I can't give you a definite answer. But I can tell you what...

Music Is A Mission Not A Competition

Music is a mission not a competitionCompetition can be a good thing. It makes us give it all and walk that extra mile. Without competition evolution would not have occurred in the same way or at all. So it’s pretty save to say competition is a natural thing....

I Was Tricked Into Playing Bass

The Big LetdownWhen I was fifteen and just started playing music, I had no idea that I would become a solo bass player. Quite the opposite. I had absolutely no interest in becoming a bass player. I wanted to be the next Kurt Cobain. The only kids I knew that were also...