Three unexpected Things

Yesterday, I stayed home from school, because I was sick. But you never know what will come your way, even on a sick day. Yesterday, I experienced three unexpected things: When I went shopping, I had to shovel my car out of 30cm of fresh snow. It was cold, wet and windy. But successful. I … Continue reading Three unexpected Things

“Crossroads” is out!

Big news! My CD "Crossroads" is finally available on the Internet (Search words: "Nicole Heymann Crossroads")! You can get the songs at places like iTunes, Amazon-Music, and so on. Here are the according links: Itunes Amazon-Music You can also get "real CDs" for 6,50 Euros a piece. Those who pre-ordered the CDs will naturally get … Continue reading “Crossroads” is out!

Send me your Questions for a Q&A-Session about my CD!

I'm going to release my CD "Crossroads" soon (in form of "real" CDs and iTunes,Amazon Music, etc.) Most of the work is done, so now I'd like to hear your questions: What do you want to know? Any questions related to art, music, the creative process and inspiration or even just life will be accepted. … Continue reading Send me your Questions for a Q&A-Session about my CD!

My upcoming CD: Pre-Orders Open!

My first CD is coming out really soon! Pre-Orders will be taken from now on, just let me know via email or facebook how many CDs you want! The CDs are going to cost 6,50Euros each (7Dollars), plus shipping costs. Get a taste of the music here: nicole_heymann@yahoo.de facebook.com/NicoleHeymannArt

Work in Progress: A Day in the Recording Studio

I will be releasing an EP (mini-CD) this summer! My talented producer and drummer invited an equally talented guitar player to Heidelberg for a great recording session. We got the instrumentals done and will finish the vocals in a few weeks. Stay tuned for further developments!

Inspirational Art: Music Video “Keep Making Me” (Sidewalk Prophets)

I love the way this song is done, both musically as well as in the music video animation. It inspires you to do your best and at the same time rest assured that you don't need to try so hard to "make yourself".

School’s out, bring in the Projects!

It's spring break and will be for about 8 weeks. This means no lectures, but it doesn't mean no art! I will be doing a lot of stuff, but here are... The Top 5 Projects for the Spring Break: 1. Paint 5 oil paintings (school work) 2. Take part in a book illustration contest to … Continue reading School’s out, bring in the Projects!

Patreon and Fundraising for Refugees!

Hi Everyone! Here is my new Patreon-site! It's a crowdfunding platform where you can support creators and their content. I will use it for my art, but the first $2000 I make will go to the FRRME, because they are an amazing organisation that makes a big difference in Iraq. (Details on the site) So … Continue reading Patreon and Fundraising for Refugees!

Patreon!

Here is my all new  own Patreon-site! Patreon is a crowdfunding-platform where people can support creators of any kind. And when you support creators, you get rewards back! I will use this site for my own support in the future, but first I want to use it to sponsor refugees. So the first $2000 will … Continue reading Patreon!

Vocal Recordings!

On Monday and Tuesday I was once again in the recording studio, this time for the vocals. You get the intrumentals as a playback and then you voice over that. It's cool to see how everything starts to come together!

Update on the Recording

I just got the rough mix of one of my songs from the recording session. It sounds so cool! Just the instruments, but you can hear what's going on in the song, I love it! :)

Writing, Reading, Recording Session!

I went to a professional recording studio on Tuesday. There I spent all day from 11AM to 10PM, recording 3 of my own songs. It is amazing what effort goes into even the most mundane thing. All the equipment and skill needed to record something worth keeping, it blows you away. Luckily I was not … Continue reading Writing, Reading, Recording Session!

I'm off to see the Wizard, the wonderful Wizard of Oz.... Well actually not, I'm off to see Daniel Jakobi and talk about details for recording some of my songs. If all goes well the first 3 songs will be recorded with a band on tuesday, 2 other songs will be done a bit later. … Continue reading