Retired US ARMY. Was stationed in Korea - Thailand and Germany. Currently working as Audio/Video Tech in a Middle School in NewJersey close to Philly, Pa. where I produce programing with the students for airing on our local public access station. Grew up playing Violin, Acostic Bass, and Trombone. Finished up my playing days with Electric Bass and some self taught Keyboard playing! Since I don't play any more picked up on the process of producing songs by looping with a program Acid Pro!! which is great because it gave me a way to still make music to enjoy!! I Like to compose and listen to music in all genres' with (you can tell by my age) Ole school is my favorite along with Jazz. So WELCOME to my little stage and hope you enjoy! Fila
Retired US ARMY nWas stationed in Korea - Thailand and Germany. Currently working as Audio/Video Tech in a Middle School in NewJersey close to Philly, Pa. where I produce programing with the students for airing on our local public access station. Grew up playing Violin, Acostic Bass, and Trombone. Finished up my playing days with Electric Bass and some self taught Keyboard playing! Since I don't play any more picked up on the process of producing songs by looping with a program Acid Pro!! which is great because it gave me a way to still make music to enjoy!! I Like to compose and listen to music in all genres' with (you can tell by my age) Ole school is my favorite along with Jazz. So WELCOME to my little stage and I hope you enjoy !nFila
To stay healthy until my next retirement and help students develop and use the the talents they have!
Making Music everyone can enjoy!!
Just Uploaded a New Tune "Below Bangkok" Hope You Enjoy!! Filaofsoul
1st Place Sam Ash/Lafango Electronica Music Contest entry (SeatBelt)
1st Place Talentrove Keyboard Contest entry (55 M.P.H.)
Middle School Tech Wins International Music Contest
November 2009Dennis Crocker, TV technician at Phifer Middle School, won an international music composition competition. (Pennsauken Township, NJ) - Dennis Crocker, audio/visual technician at Phifer Middle School, recently won an international music composition competition sponsored by the Web site talenttrove.com and Sam Ash Music.Crocker is known for producing and teaching students to produce, shoot and edit video on Pennsauken TV.Although a musician in his early days, playing violin, acoustic guitar, trombone, electric base and a little keyboard, he no longer plays an instrument but composes music using only a computer program called Acid Pro, which he taught himself.Crocker currently has composed 12 songs on his Web site and hopes it encourages kids to produce and make music, even if they don't play an instrument.To listen to his original songs, visit the Web site: www.talenttrove.com/Filaofsoul.TalentTrove is a multimedia site for artists to share original pieces in a variety of venues including video, music, acting, vocal, art and more by letting them upload and share their work worldwide. It offers similar sharing software as many social networking sites, allowing members to become an online community..Source: All Around Pennsauken <http://www.twp.pennsauken.nj.us/newsletter.cfm>http://www.twp.pennsauken.nj.us/pdfs/newsletters/November_Paper_09.pdfPublication: All Around PennsaukenDate:
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Fila thanks for visiting my stage and for the positive comments. I've been compared to Philippe Wayne of the Spinners in the past, but that brother was awesome, and I needed much work to be in his class. Thanks for putting me there. Jo' KingJr
Hi Fila, Thought I'd better get over here and see what you had up. Your latest tune, (the front porch) is very cool and raw. Very nice. Bet it would sound really good with all the rest of the instruments playing too. Bass, drums, etc. Maybe I'll give it a try if that is ok?Randall Miller
Hey Thanks Fila!!!Congratulations on your big WIN:}You have some amazing tracks!! I cant thank you enough for all the nice words,and for taking the time to check out my tracks..Feelin such good vibes from your music here..Scott Walter
Hey Dennis! A late congrats on your win first! If you like you also can watch my Videos on my YouTube Channel, they are in better Quality there! www.youtube.com/bassplayer1204 You can find the link also on my Homepage: www.groovedoctor.at Hope you can work out the stuff. If you need any Chords or transcribtions please let me know then i can send you over some stuff. My Mail: doc Michael Eibinger .at Have a great day and weekend! Peace, MikeMichael Eibinger
hehe...I see the posts there @ Collab Lab...we just got our own interface(I think 24 bit---idk...my family is the ones who will run it hehe---they just point me in the direction of the mics hehe) with some awesome software and as soon as they figure it all out I'm hoping to get more involved with some collab stuff...
Well thanks for all your feedback and checking in now and again....and of course taking the time @ FTV...
Hey Dennis, Man, thanks so much for checking out my new tune!! Im really glad you liked it, looks like you listened to the whole thing, NICE.. I love coming to your page, such awesome music man!! Hit me up if you ever come to KC, we'll go out and get some BBQ together, and hit the blues seen in KC, have a couple cold ones.... Damn your music is tight!! Scott Walter
Hi Fila, thanks for dropping in and the visit.I appreciate that.... Yea, my dog is funny...he's in a few of my videos here and on yt. Wish you and yours a Great Holidayz! Great sounds on your playlist :) always enjoy listening. We'll also be posting some updates real soon about ftv etc, and my single soon to finnnnnnally be up.Lindsay Rae Alward
Hey my man! Just woke from a long winters nap. Sounding tight. And I wouldn't epect anything less. This is one hell hell of a funk jazz fusion. Got me cruisin' 90 MPH down the I-5 coridor. Glad to see you are keeping the funk alive and progressive! Peace, and love bro. KapKurt Wang
You are a blessing!:D You have a splendid gift of fantastic talent! I enjoy listening to you. I wish you continued success brotha! God Bless you and please keep in touch. Check out my photos for the beauty pageant. Much success, take care:))Natasha Evans
Hi Dennis...thanks for the visit. We'll probably be putting up a bit more of video soon. We have some software issues right now. On the brighter side I am now up to 3 singles which we are trying to release together as a 3ep . I write all the time and wish more would be done sooner but patience is a virtue they say lol! Best wishes ....listening to your High Rollers as I type away is putting me in a great mood too ;)chow for now;)Lindsay Rae Alward
Do you know where could I find the "Claim Prize" button on the "Cutest Pet Contest" page? Did you receive your prize? If yes, how? How did the Lafango team contact you?..... Congrats to your entry! Excellent indeed!E Ahmad