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About me: 
✎ Edit My name's Brian. I studied graphic design in college. Now I'm a full-time software developer, working for Rosetta Stone. I'm very passionate about music. I've been writing and recording my own stuff for over 10 years now (though even I don't listen to a lot of the earlier stuff).

I'm currently active in 3 projects. One of them is my solo act. That's what I'm posting to Feed-Forward. Another is a progressive rock/metal band called Pilotless Drone. The last is an industrial rock project named Pinwurm.

All of my music is free for download on my website:

If you listen, I hope you like it. Please feel free to write me. :)

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Richard Shekari gave feedback to Brian Vaughn for “Revolutions”:
Love the harmonics on that vocal, great piece man
 Jan 03, 2019, 05:16 EST

Man, this is great! I will get hours of use out of this guy, for sure!

I think that as good as the core application is itself, and as much fun as it is to play with, the real genius of this application is how you incorporate the history of the drum machine, and how it has been put into use over the course of more than a century. I learned something from you, today :]

Thank you!!!
-Shoham PS: I'd buy a copy :)
 Jun 18, 2013, 15:47 EDT
Brian Vaughn 
Thanks mate. :)

Maybe some day I will get around to re-writing this in JavaScript. This version is 10 years old. It could be much faster and more enjoyable... :)
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Rex Yehudi (shoham) 
Plenty enjoyable for me! Actully, I was going to ask you why you chose AS2, and not AS3, but that prety much nswers my question. Personally, I think that Action Script is a good language for the most part, even if it is going out of style. I am not much of a programmer, but I think that when you compare it to other languages that ran their course, and died, like COBOL and FORTRAN, some good things came out of the language...
flag (Jun 18, 2013, 16:05 EDT)
Brian Vaughn 
Yeah, I like many things about it (AS3 that is, AS2 was pretty hacked up). I think it's unfortunate that Adobe's bad PR engine accelerated its decline. In many ways, I prefer working with ActionScript over JavaScript, but... times change. :)
flag (Jun 18, 2013, 16:09 EDT)
Rex Yehudi (shoham) 
And still, 'nothing new under the sun'...
flag (Jun 18, 2013, 16:39 EDT)
Rex Yehudi (shoham) 
Just an idea. I was playing with this recently, but it could be cool to let people turn their beats into files. Just a thought!
flag (Apr 07, 2016, 16:07 EDT)

Gabrielle gave feedback to Brian Vaughn for “Revolutions”:
The sounds in this one sound very complex. I'm impressed that you wrote the music and lyrics.
 Jul 20, 2013, 10:55 EDT
Brian Vaughn 
Thank you very much! That's kind of you to say so.
flag (Jul 20, 2013, 12:01 EDT)

This is really neat. The design of the app is very professional-looking,-impressive for a college student. I like the history part too.
 Jun 18, 2013, 21:54 EDT
Brian Vaughn 
Thanks mate :) Kind of you to say.
flag (Jun 18, 2013, 22:14 EDT)