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Beach Day

Rodger Bliss | September 1, 2018

Beach Day needs to be released. I will keep working on it if I don’t put it out there. It is still raw but I learned so much creating this record. I learned how to play old songs and make them into something new. This record does not have a […]

Lack Thereof by Rodger Bliss

Lack Thereof

Rodger Bliss | July 21, 2018

Lack Thereof is the other EP I completed in my spare time. It is a bit of a departure from my other records, but it still retains my electronic roots. Making happy sounding songs is waaay harder than scary dark trippy songs. All for fun, all good and I am […]

Rodger Bliss - Care

Care EP

Rodger Bliss | July 5, 2018

I have completed a small dub project. I did this while on little breaks from taking care of my dad. I have been doing this since my mothers passing. It has been difficult at times. My love of dub has really made me enjoy this time creating. I hope you […]


JUNO - Rodger Bliss


Rodger Bliss | November 23, 2016

Streaming now. I completed this record quickly honoring NASA’s Juno spacecraft mission. Look for it where you buy music on December 1, 2016. I had fun creating each track in my spare time generally because I could not raise my arms anymore from exhaustion. Again, this album is for meditative […]

PHATTY by Rodger Bliss


Rodger Bliss | July 9, 2016

This record represents downtime while I work on marketing three houses for sale. My exhaustion led to me sitting here at my computer and relaxing with my new moog SUB PHATTY subtractive analog synthesizer. The result was a far more ambient way of approaching the song. Letting meditation be the […]



Rodger Bliss | February 6, 2016

Well, here is… ORBIT. I created this music in 2015. This music helped me get through a problems with a Demoness and really escape from stress in a wonderful way. I enjoy each of the tracks on this record and I hope you do too. I let the software control […]

510threads fashion boutique

510threads Fashion Boutique

Rodger Bliss | May 18, 2015

510threads has been a guinea pig site that tests the newest ecommerce software before it is sold to customers as an asset. It is the closet of MedicineMan Creative owner Sandi Kohn and the physical store sits below the studio. Please find your newest women’s outfit today.

jadabug roasters gourmet coffee screen

Jadabug Gourmet Roasted Coffee

Rodger Bliss | May 11, 2015

There are several new sites to add and I have been neglectful on my own blog. This Rockford based bean business had quite a few products and needed an upgrade to their current online store. If you need the finest gourmet coffee available in the United States, look no further […]

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Rodger Bliss | January 26, 2015

nom nom Once again I present some music I created for some video work. The first track “urbania” was used in an advertisement for 510 Threads. The production got me hooked on music engineering once again. There are several others that are short and ready for 30 second spots. “fun […]

Just Beyond Phobos

A Concise Introduction to Logic

A Concise Introduction To Logic

Rodger Bliss | July 10, 2014

So I started using Logic when I was assigned a video project. I edited together some stock video footage and I needed a soundtrack. I tried to open my favorite music program and it was not working with the newest version of OS Mavericks. So I upgraded to the latest […]

Root Cellular

Ann Marie Cianciolo Custom Jewelry

Ann Marie Cianciolo Jewelry

Rodger Bliss | March 17, 2014

Ann Marie makes custom one of a kind jewelry. All of her pieces are fabricated by hand in silver, gold and copper with precious and semi-precious stones. Her jewelry sculptures are not to be missed. Check out the new Ann Marie Cianciolo site at

LaMonica Beverages

LaMonica Beverages

Rodger Bliss | November 19, 2013

The LaMonica Beverages warehouse is located in Loves Park. Their locally owned warehouse services over 600 accounts in Winnebago, Boone, areas of McHenry, Ogle, and DeKalb Counties. Rockford, IL is the main city in their territory and forms the center of their distribution area. This site has a massive collection […]

Deborah Newton

Deborah Newton Artist

Rodger Bliss | November 19, 2013

Deborah Newton Artist from Lake Geneva Wisconsin is an abstract artist. She has over 700 paintings in public and private collections, nationally. Her artwork is abstract and expressive and lately she has been creating some impressive tapestries. This website is simple and easy to understand. It allows easy uploads of […]

belles firm of architecture

Belles Firm of Architecture

Rodger Bliss | November 5, 2013

Belles Firm of Architecture in Rockford Illinois has been providing design services in Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin since 1992. They are a full service firm offering complete architectural services, including Planning, Interior Design and Engineering, related to Commercial and Residential projects. Belles Firm of Architecture works with Developers, Builders, […]

Al Manarah Medicine Store

Al Manarah Medicine Store

Rodger Bliss | October 28, 2013

Al Manarah Medicine Store is a Pharmaceutical Distribution organization located in the United Arab Emirates since 1992 and enjoys a highly diversified portfolio of companies both in Pharma and Neutraceutical categories. Their team comprises of around 150 professional employees. Al Manarah Mission is to improve the quality of life of […]

gigi pharmaceutical stores

GIGI Pharmaceuticals

Rodger Bliss | October 22, 2013

GIGI PHARMACEUTICAL STORE founded in 1975 and is A Division of Peace World Group of Companies, a leading and fast expanding group. GIGI Pharmaceuticals provides the people and society with the quality healthcare they count on. Investing in people is one of GIGI Pharmaceutical Stores objectives. It is quite clear […]

ck hair salon

CK Hair Salon

Rodger Bliss | October 15, 2013

CK Hair Salon has more than 30 years of experience in the industry. They consider each client as an individual with his or her own needs. CK Hair salon is dedicated to service and value. They go the extra mile to make each guest feel a part of their family. […]

Armor Coated Technology

Armor Coated Technology

Rodger Bliss | October 8, 2013

Armor Coated Technology is the only company in Machesney Park, IL that does armor coating independently. Armor Coated Technology was incorporated in February of 2005, out of a growing need in the area. The majority of our business stems from Rockford, Chicago, Iowa, and Ohio. Our target industries being fastener […]

National Header Die

National Header Die

Rodger Bliss | October 1, 2013

National Header Die can help you with all your tooling choices. Proper tooling choices will enhance your ability to compete and increase profits. To serve our customers, NATIONAL HEADER DIE offers a full line of complimentary tooling along with state of the art dies. All of our tools are designed […]


Loomis International

Rodger Bliss | September 24, 2013

Loomis International can fulfill your appraisal needs for cold forming and metal working machinery/equipment. Their appraisal services are conducted diligently, assessed accurately, and completed ethically. Loomis represents Master Machine Craft, Inc., a distinguished leader in cold forming machinery repair and rebuilding. Located in Rockford, IL, Master Machine Craft employs a […]

Michael Hedeen - Rockford Attorney

Michael Hedeen – Rockford Attorney

Rodger Bliss | September 18, 2013

Rockford Attorney Michael Hedeen’s website needed an update. Michael J. Hedeen, P.C. is a personal service oriented solo practice law firm concentrating on general litigation, personal injury and worker’s compensation matters. Selecting an attorney that is right for your case is often critical to the outcome of your legal issue. […]

Belvidere Blasters Softball

Belvidere Blasters

Rodger Bliss | September 12, 2013

Belvidere Blasters Girls Softball offer players the opportunity to play in two to three tournaments in addition to regular league play. These part-time travel teams are comprised of each league’s top players and will compete in tournaments against other travel teams from northern Illinois and throughout the midwest. With the […]

Self Storage Solutions

Self Storage Solutions

Rodger Bliss | September 4, 2013

Self Storage Solutions is a new site that had a quick turnaround for development. I did not see any art for this site days before launch. No problem, I was able to get this very nice looking storage locker web page ready in just two days. It is compatible with […]

Sara Strozinsky

Sara Strozinsky

Rodger Bliss | August 22, 2013

Sara Strozinsky is a talented landscape watercolor artist from Baraboo, WI. She is a productive painter and I created a website that allows her to update imagery easily and quickly. This site feels simple but I needed to employ several new techniques I have been using to allow this reactive […]

Cathy Rose Porcelin Sculpture

Cathy Rose

Rodger Bliss | August 15, 2013

Again, I forget to update my site after I complete projects. Especially ones that I am proud of. Cathy Rose is a talented artist from New Orleans who works with porcelain to create sculpture with true emotion and passion. With this site I figured out new ways of scaling images. […]

AAA Fishing Charters

AAA Charters

Rodger Bliss | April 8, 2013

Year Round Gulf Coast Fishing Charters This site is the official website of AAA Charters. They offer access to a fleet of 100+ fishing charters and sightseeing cruises in Orange Beach, AL; Gulf Shores, AL; and the back waters of the Alabama Gulf Coast. Deep Sea fishing in the Gulf […]

Bliss Dinosaur Ranch in Weston Wyoming

Bliss Dinosaur Ranch

Rodger Bliss | January 9, 2013

Here is something I have never blogged about. The Bliss Dinosaur Ranch is near Weston Wyoming where my uncle Frank, aunt Patty and cousin Chris have called home for years. I built them a site for the ranch years ago in flash. The ranch is about the same size as […]

MedicineMan Creative Design Agency in Rockford Illinois

MedicineMan Creative

Rodger Bliss | December 10, 2012

MedicineMan Creative has been a long standing friend and ally in web design. I have been able to implement some crazy ideas and graphic hurdles given to me by this creative team. Thank you for all of the work MedicineMan Creative. We have been updating this website to allow for […]

Hair Designer Rockford Illinois

Wheels by RT in Rockford Illinois

Wheels by RT

Rodger Bliss | October 31, 2012

October welcomed the launch of Wheels by R.T. Wheels by R.T. now offers one of the finest selections of vehicles to choose from. Whether it’s your child’s first car or the vehicle you have always dreamed of, Wheels by R.T. has what you’re looking for. Wheels by R.T.’s goal has […]

Peter Paul Electric in Puerto Rico

Rockford Process Control

Rockford Summer Sites

Rodger Bliss | August 23, 2012

Keith Country Day School has finally launched. It was a large project and caused me to invent new ways of displaying data. The layout may seem simple, but there is complex programming going on under the easy interface. It is truly a complex piece with a simple interface. Keith School […]

The Beer Gear Store Rockford Illinois

Shelter Care Ministries Homeless Shelters in Rockford Illinois

Busy February

Rodger Bliss | February 22, 2012

There were several new sites that now grace the hard drive of hostastick. This month has been one site after another. First was for Chad Davies. Chad is a Rockford area network installer. He installs phone systems, wiring, security cameras and configures routers. Next was a site for a […]

Oniyom Bengali Radio Station Classical Bengladesh Music


Rodger Bliss | January 24, 2012

Here is a little radio station that my brother Amzad and I started in 2006. If you enjoy ONIYOM on a regular basis, please consider supporting us on a regular basis as well. As always, if you simply can’t afford to send us support, we understand. We’re happy to be […]

Peter Paul Electronics, Inc. Solenoid Valves

Peter Paul Electronics

Rodger Bliss | December 20, 2011

I have been adding to this very complex site for some time now. It features many types of programming and includes a custom email marketing system. Peter Paul Electronics has two facilities, one in New Britain, CT consisting of a 77,000 square foot plant in New Britain, Connecticut, and a […]

Betsy Youngquist Artist

Betsy Youngquist

Rodger Bliss | December 15, 2011

Betsy Youngquist’s mixed media beadwork reflects a fascination with the intersection of humans, animals, and mythology. Stemming from a life-long love of all creatures great and small, Betsy’s work weaves together the human and animal spirit through a surrealistic lens.

Hostastick Hosting Service serving Sarasota, Bradenton and Lakewood Ranch


Rodger Bliss | December 14, 2011

Rodger Bliss needs your continued support to help pay for this server. In the past Rodger has used far less expensive shared reseller hosting servers. All of my customers were sharing one IP address with 100’s of unknown sites and this had become a problem that was simply getting worse. Hostastick […]

TEKSEA Custom Software Applications


Rodger Bliss | December 13, 2011

My company TEKSEA has been developing custom programs for the Internet since 1996. TEKSEA provides software development services that deliver robust, scalable, and cost-effective software solutions. Check out our new TEKSEA webinar that was developed by Amzad

Commercial and Residential Appraisers in Rockford Illinois

Real Property Consultants

Rodger Bliss | March 10, 2011

Real Property Consultants provides experienced, expert solutions to real estate/property concerns. Our knowledge in appraisal, market analysis, valuation and consulting enables us to identify methods appropriate to address our clients’ individual needs. We then professionally apply those methodologies to form well-supported opinions and conclusions.

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