Well you all of course remember the song Hey Joe, been covered a zillion times and by Jimi Hendrix of course (most famous version), so I was just riffing and then hit record. Back to the ol roots. Reminds me of many a jam with me friends...





Soundboard Tinkerers' Johns sent me a track and asked me to have a go at it. He had heard some of my tracks and thought it was a good match. I heard the track and thought, wow, now there's a hook if I ever heard one, but knew right away I wanted to rearrange for impact, and Johns gave me that approval, so off I went into Soundboard Tinkerers land!

I added a number of drum bits and syncopated effects as well as a vocal rearrangement. I played synths throughout as well.

I believe Soundboard Tinkerers released the track as "Looking Into It" so I'm releasing it here as a new track based on the same track. It's really a remix and rearrangement.

This is a very clever hook and groove that Johns has going, and believe this should be on radio, in clubs, etc etc.. a crowd pleaser. Hope I helped in that regard.  - Z













C̶̅H̶̅I̶̅L̶̅D̶̅R̶̅E̶̅N̶̅ ̶̅O̶̅F̶̅ ̶̅T̶̅H̶̅E̶̅ ̶̅D̶̅A̶̅M̶̅N̶̅E̶̅D̶̅ - Death Camp Parade

Rich Keltron Keltner: Main composition, guitars, drums, synths
Zeph Daniel: Live and designed drums, bass, lyrics, melody, vocals

Rich Keltner sent me his composition and the first thing I noticed was the new tone he's got on guitars--simply amazing analog tone through and through.

The track had a really catchy opening and middle part. I played live bass and took the simple drum part and added live and designed drums.

Then to the lyrics... -- all I can say is I'm feeling like a train wreck when writing the words and tracking the vocals. Maybe that's a good thing, I'll let you be the judge.

Finally, Death Camp Parade, our studio project band, has produced a lot of tracks over the past 3 years and more in the works. Thanks for the love and support!

Children of the Damned
Lyrics by Zeph Daniel


What you reap
is what they let you have

Isn’t that just so kind?
Blows my mind.

What you get in life
is what they let you have

If you’re politically correct
conformed to society

What they let you have
is not deserved

You gained by what you do
to others
Who mean you no harm
Shame on you

Yeah yeah!

What they let you have
What they let you do
it’s not up to you

Sell your children
to the highest bidder!

Sell you soul---
Pretend you earned it!

Of a life well spent

So your conclusion? 
It was all heaven sent!

Kill yourselves!

Make the world a better place

And join the human race

Children of the damned… children… of the……………..



Credits, and Notes

Discovery of Clouds ~ Instrumental by ThePhaige, Zeph Daniel and Jaime J Ross

Production and Mix: Zeph daniel

(See parts for instrumentation credits)

part one: Cirrostratus- Zeph Drums as weather approaches

part two: Altostratus- fibrous cloudy guitar/bass layering by Gary

part three: Stratocumulus -slight clearing & guitar/bass/organ by Gary and Vocal Jaime/Gary

part four: Altocumulus- synth/organ solo by Gary

part five: Cirrus - clearing skies as Jaime brings piano/Synth/harpsichord & Gary guitars

part six: Nimbostratus- grey skies a bit with progressive guitar tones & Zeph drum work

part seven: Cirrocumulus-some rain with Jaime piano/pianic bass synth & Gary guitar

part eight: Cumulus-dense clearing with Jaime rrgan/Synth & Zeph on Serum Synth/drums

part nine: Cloud 9 - Jaime Vocal into Gary Acoustic with Zeph on Serum synths/drums

part ten: Cumulonimbus-Storm is coming with progressive jam Gary gutars/bass/organ&

Zeph Synth solo with drums and effects & Jaime on Piano

End: Clear Skies- Gary Piano

Amazing drum design played by Zeph in all places!


This is a tune inspired and in appreciation for people and musicians we have come to know on the cloud here but also about the changing of weather conditions in life and through the season of life (in music)

So it is a loose concept piece in a sense. I was looking to do something instrumental and I wanted to work again with Jaime who I think just did an amazing job with her contributions and is in places you may would not have known were Jaime (see parts) All of her work was done on the piano and some was modeled with other effects to add a new layer to her talents here.

Then we passed off to Zeph who started this thing with a drum loop he sent me that got me going and then he added his drum design to the rest of the piece and some instrumentation that I just think fit so well and again (see parts) His mix on this was stellar and I could not be happier with the way everyone vibed this groove. We had much fun together doing it.

Vocal parts written by Jaime with a bit of ThePhaige in there

This aint a song with lyrical content

This aint no play on words

just a musical dynamic we be playing for you

from us the instrumental_istic nerds

Sometimes our music speaks for us

Not guided by lyrics..or voices…

guided only…by the musical must …

we are all just sitting here on this cloud

filled with angels that are you

who support, encourage and dream

we wish to say thankyou from this

musical creatin team










They We Us

Jaime J Ross: Vocals,Piano

ThePhaige: Lyric,Vocal,Guitar,Bass,Synth

Zeph Daniel: Production & tweaks


This is a tune about those times when the world around us gets small and we need to reach out and around to the ones we trust for strength, guidance and direction. It has some deeper personal meanings as well that I will leave to interpretation.

This tune was a bit more alternative jazzy and I am so amazed at how Jaime can adapt to all musical situations I toss her way. I was wanting some of that low register with Jaimes vocal on this with splashes of her natural range and so I double tracked her vocal. There are actually two Jaimes singing here one a baritone and the other the Jaime we all know and love. I also told her I was wanting some piano for the piece and she just comes up with the coolest melodies and grooves, about how she comes up with lyrics...in minutes...lol amazing she iz 

We were going to get Zeph in on this and we were looking at some live drums, and other things but upon placing the mix he felt the drums I had arranged were cool and he also was on a limited time schedule so he graciously did the mix and production for us and I could not be happier with his involvement here.


They emote things in an around that only you can know

They subtly twisting on with their phantazmic laden show 

They remotely view your dance in this convex picture play

They nudge you to the perceivable choice oh that is their way

They sequester you en route to that party in your mind

They don't perplex about your plight by cause theyz not your kind

Magnitude all proportion .... capacities unkind

Elemental contortions... volatility entwined

Free flowing resonance ... physicality expanse

scale,range and radius... territorial domain unto this dance

We undergo the changing winds in this naturalistic expanse

We discern all divergence with a focus generated glance

We apprehend the emotional content sweeping our inner depth 

We encompass the calamity with an impassioned circumspection breadth

We hang onto all the virtues of the light and tunnel bearing with at the end

We secure all obtainable outcomes from which our etiquette's extend

Magnitude all proportion .... capacities unkind

Elemental contortions... volatility entwined

Free flowing resonance ... physicality expanse

scale,range and radius... territorial domain unto this dance

Our initial response was to affix this to the machine

Our distant inclinations sense a quantum generated scene

Our research indicates a legion of six thousand at least

Our reliance on divine order brought a supreme victory increase

Our lives come with a price to the reflection of this epic campaign

Our choices and whom we trust determines the level of refrain.

They We US

what we need to overcome this obtuse reality

They We Us

how well get through the depths of hard core immorality

They We us

The ingredients for freedom from the grips of totality

They We Us

To overcome and maintain rock solid mentality

They We Us









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