In the documentary From the Sky Down (a reference to the nature of creativity itself), longtime U2 producer Brian Eno describes how he keeps a microphone in the studio open at all times so lead singer Bono can run up and record any melody, riff or lyric that pops into his head. Many of U2’s hit songs began as these musical snippets.

Are you capturing all of your ideas? The average smart phone can can record text, voice and sound, photos and video. Do you know how to work all of these features? Can you do it quickly?

Be Like Bono

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