About Anna – Lifestyle Ep 2

One of my McNair Research Papers: http://capone.mtsu.edu/mcnair/McNairReviews/McNairReview2007.pdf

My Graduate Research: https://repositories.lib.utexas.edu/bitstream/handle/2152/ETD-UT-2010-12-2599/FITZGERALD-MASTERS-REPORT.pdf;sequence=1

MTSU Clean Energy Info: http://www.mtsu.edu/cee/mtsucleanenergyinitiative.php

The nonprofit I founded with 2 of my best friends and an awesome community: www.yeahrocks.org
First program- Southern Girls Rock & Roll Camp- 14 yrs old this week!

Here’s a little educational documentary I made about: “How Vinyl Records Are Made” : https://youtu.be/y_OUkLbSs24

Twitter = @SoundSynapses
Site = http://soundsynapses.com

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How Vinyl Records Are Made

This is a little documentary I made while at United Record Pressing about how vinyl is made. It’s in the style of Mr. Roger’s factory trips.

* Please do not use this film without my written permission. It was created for educational purposes and not to be sold or embedded anywhere without said permission. Thank you!

Music: Viva L’American Death Ray. (Permission requested on my behalf to band by Jeff Carnevale of United Record Pressing.)

Support this band: https://www.discogs.com/sell/list?art…

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Help for Creatives: 4 Things to Help, When Life Isn’t So Great

This is my first video in a new lifestyle series for creative people.
In this video I am sharing my current struggle of not having a home after leaving my uber stressful job and taking a leap while I look for new work.

My BLOG: http://soundsynapses.com
Fizzle (Corbett Barr & crew): https://fizzle.co
Corbett’s Channel- Lifestyle Business Weekly: https://www.youtube.com/user/corbettbarr
Geranium Fields- Roll-on can be found here with this wonderful organization: http://thistlefarms.org
One of my favorite Comedians- Nate Bargatze : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qRrWmIlkaGU

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Hi- Fi[ve] with Printmaker & Musician: Heather Moulder

1. What elements of growing up in TN that have influenced your work as an artist and musician?h_moulder_gal_with_shotgun-2 

Beginning in high school, I started to get involved with The Arts Center of Cannon County in any way I could– whether it be performing arts camper, craft fair vendor, graphic design intern, or eventually board member. Specifically, my time there helping Evan Hatch design elements for Spring Fed Records, as well as exhibits for the Cannon Cultural Museum helped me discover so much art,… Read more »

Tasteful Sounds in Bloom

I’ve always been a fan of floral things, despite being a tomboy. I don’t wear flowers much, but I really enjoy jasmine tea, edible flowers, and rose flavored treats. So, I decided to find a “floral” record that would inspire my friend Miranda, to create something totally new.


She chose “Roses” by Outkast, to listen to and have out while creating her latest treat. (Totally fitting since she knows her way around Atlanta and has a great sense of humor,

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Modern Computer Science & Music Research- #1


www.SoundSynapses.com “Musically Inspired Connections”

In this interview Ben Fields, Kevin Page, and Anna Fitzgerald discuss digital technology and its application to musicology research. We also talk about what computer science is doing for music apps and sites like Shazaam and Spotify. P.S. Stick around till the end…Ben has come interesting music on his playlist!

Ben Fields- Goldsmiths, University of London
Kevin Page- University of Oxford

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The Dreamer

By: Jason Manley– Educator, Musician, and YEAH! Volunteer

A few weeks ago, as I was driving to Nashville to visit some record stores, I listened to notorious rock and roll visionary Kim Fowley wax poetic about the two kinds of rock and rollers – the Superstars and the Dreamers. The Superstars might be the gods of rock and roll, but they would not be who they are without the true believers, the Dreamers,

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I’ll Take the Economy Seat

One of my favorite documentaries is “We Jam Econo.”
we jam econoWhy? I’m a sucker for the story of a DIY underdog. The interviews with the Minutemen are honest and raw. I wrote Mike Watt and asked him to sign a copy of Double Nickels on the Dime for a birthday present of one of my best friends. (Bingham Barnes of Glossary)
When I sent my copy of We Jam Econo with it,

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Site News

Hello Music-Lover,

I’ve been through a little bit of challenges lately but decided to share them soon via YouTube. I want to offer encouragement to creative people who may be struggling out there…so watch for my new video series on my YouTube Channel. Thanks and I hope your summer is relaxing and awesome!

Anna Fitzgerald
SoundSynapses Founder