Author Archives: David Spengler

About David Spengler

I'm David Spengler and I have a mini recording studio up in my attic. I decided to write a song every week for 7 weeks. Let me know what you think. Feel free to request something. A possible themed song perhaps. I just may be able to write a custom ditty just for you!

In Camp

I’m experimenting with the “planned publishing” feature of the blog, as I am in music camp* and can’t post songs while I’m away. I wrote this one right before I left and I hope it goes out on time. Right … Continue reading

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I thought this song felt like a scene in a movie where the lead character fights against time to accomplish a feat of immense importance. I envision something like a montage in reverse where the characters are rushing while moving … Continue reading

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Frogs in a Bog

This one is a couple days late. Sorry about that. The minimoog was the only instrument used. Anya said it sounded like frogs in a bog, so I named the song that. The picture is taken from a book with … Continue reading

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Spring Forward, Fall Back

With the weather getting warmer and things becoming greener, I thought it would be nice to have a Spring/daylight saving themed song, even though this song really doesn’t have any Spring/daylight-ness qualities to it. Oh well. This is what I … Continue reading

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Alligators in the Air!

Mark Luetke lives in Richmond, VA and is involved in a crap-ton of projects that revolve around web design, illustration and animation. He’s incredibly talented and you should really check out his stuff. Here are a couple of his sites: … Continue reading

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It was bad enough before you mentioned the epilepsy

This song was also the outcome of last week’s impromptu recording session between myself, Matt Walthall and Tom Crozier. Mike Jones helped in the naming department. He had a couple other good zingers but this one just stuck. It was … Continue reading

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[NSFW] So my friends Matt Walthall and Tom Crozier came over the other night. Matt decided to bring his drum machine and the impromptu recording session began. We then decided it would be a good idea to make a video of the song. … Continue reading

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Pickles, Pickles, Pickles

Here’s a song about pickles. Enjoy! Pickles, Pickles, Pickles by David Spengler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.Based on a work at

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The battle of Verdun began 95 years ago today with an unprecedented German artillery barrage of the French lines. That must of sucked for all the French solders enjoying their baguettes. The song tries to capture the duration of the … Continue reading

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Say Cheese Polk

On February 14th, 1849 in New York City, James Knox Polk became the first serving President of the United States to have his photograph taken. His wife just had to photobomb it. Say Cheese Polk by David Spengler is licensed … Continue reading

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