Photography, original music, and blogging on civic and social issues in the Motor City
Motorless in the Motor City
A week without a car. How I made it work.
The Joy of Moviegoing
Rediscovering the joy of moviegoing following the annual Freep Film Festival and reflecting on the loss of the Main Art Theater.
Get serious about Zoom
Even after the return to in-person work, at-home videoconferencing is not going to fade away. Invest in good audio and video quality to make the best impression and be a positive presence in online meetings now and in the future.
To tackle systemic problems like persistent poverty, systemic racism, inequality, and housing insecurity, we need to let go of preconceptions.
New Track: Piquette
Playing with a new (to me) Korg Volca Keys.
New Track: Marquette
A new track using Roland Cloud virtual synths.
New Track: Labrosse
Made with the Roland SC-55 Mark II. Now in stereophonic sound!
New Track: Pingree
Another new track made with the Roland SC-55 Mark II.
New Track: Fenelon
I recorded this using a circa 1993 Roland SC-55 Mark II that was purchased second hand. This is my first attempt recording with a vintage external sound module.
New track: Mettetal
Tim Hinkle [https://soundcloud.com/thinkle] · Mettetal [https://soundcloud.com/thinkle/mettetal]
With Ford set to redevelop Michigan Central Station, and transit on the regional agenda, should Amtrak go back to Michigan Central?
Rapid Regional Transit: What Could Have Been
Do the Vancouver SkyTrain and Detroit People Mover provide a model for the future of rapid regional transit in metro Detroit?
Like a Boss
Are you a leader? Or merely a boss?