Oliver Chesler's Studio Notes

by Nikolozi Meladze

Check out a great post by Oliver Chesler (aka The Horrorist), it details the creation process of Take This Step. This bit especially rings true for me:

For me the most difficult part is always the arrangement. It’s like a puzzle and if you don’t feel inspired or take the time to get it right you can really ruin a song.

Take This Step is a pretty awesome tune. Check it: