Unzyme to collaborate with Jyväskylä Particle Accelerator Lab

I felt like Adam Savage on the set of Blade Runner 2049, or a kid in a theme park, when I was invited for a visit at the Jyväskylä Accelerator Lab. We talked about various forms of collaboration, all of which sounded really interesting to me. They need music for a marketing project, and we … Read more

Too much business and not enough music?

This video is the byproduct of a mild identity crisis. I did this video about my preparations for the Reeperbahn Festival, but this kind of video actually shouldn’t be interesting to the music listener. My journey to Reeperbahn Music Festival 2019 Last year I posted similar videos to Unzyme’s YouTube channel, but then I realized … Read more

Music production software holiday sales

At Unzyme, we have recently concentrated on not using so many 3rd party software synthesizers, and use mostly Ableton’s own instruments. We have 3-4 laptops on stage, which all run Ableton Live, so having updated licenses for all those computers becomes a hassle, and expensive. Having less software instruments also allows easier collaboration between band members … Read more

Looking for collaborators

We’ve dealt with many people who have promised a lot, but delivered very little. It has been a painful learning experience, but it has also made us professionals. We know how to recognize people who are only looking to take advantage of us. At the moment we’re managing and promoting ourselves, which seems to have … Read more

The impact of The Cranberries and Dolores O’Riordan on Unzyme’s music

When I first heard Zombie by The Cranberries in mid-nineties, it got stuck in my head for months. Despite of falling in love with the song, I didn’t immediately become a fan, because the rest of their songs didn’t really resemble Zombie. But a few years later, an old classmate of mine did a presentation … Read more

Crowdfire gets more interactive

The idea of Crowdfire is very promising. Keeping track of what’s happening in multiple platforms of the social media jungle may be backbreaking at times. Crowdfire brings social media statistics in one place and helps you to grow your Twitter following by suggesting accounts to follow, and tweets to like, in hopes of people following … Read more

How to start a YouTube show

Instead of building up a vast library of random uploads, it would be a good idea to compartmentalize the content and steer the ideas into defined sections. Starting a series on your channel creates a frame for other, occasional videos and make them stand out more on their own. Creating a separate show on YouTube … Read more