Red Balloons

[Audio clip: view full post to listen] This is another song about long distances, which seems to be a common thread throughout this album. I recorded the basic guitar parts at home and had 2 verses written, with the last verse and chorus instrumental. A couple of months later, I was staying in a hotel … Continue reading Red Balloons

“Mullet, that is religion, right?” -my friend Ken, upon seeing a child with a mullet with his mom at the mall

Hiedi Ho! (no, this is not a shout out to someone, I’m quoting South Park’s Mr. Hanky) Lots of stuff brewing…fermenting in the lager tank of my head… Gigs o’plenty in April- namely a night at the ICAN gallery (independent community arts network). and a show I’m really excited about on April 30th (friday) at … Continue reading “Mullet, that is religion, right?” -my friend Ken, upon seeing a child with a mullet with his mom at the mall

Hello San Francisco!!!!!!!

Here’s some Bootlegs from the Tuesday night gig at Ireland’s 32. A very imperfect performance, but fun to play! some covers I attempted: Indoor Fireworks – Elvis Costello Thinking Out Loud – Ron Sexsmith Maybe I’m Amazed – Paul McCartney Better Be Home Soon – Neil Finn Billie Jean -M.Jackson 2:45 – Elliott Smith and … Continue reading Hello San Francisco!!!!!!!

Nattalee Poortman (spelled different so NP stalkers won’t google her and come to this page!)

So I wrote this song after reading some of “The Seducer’s Diary” from Either/Or by Soren Kierkegaard. (I was curious because of Elliott Smith’s album Either/Or). I wanted to write a love song, but I had no “target” as my Japanese friend Gen would say back in the day. The Nattalee Port-man song was the … Continue reading Nattalee Poortman (spelled different so NP stalkers won’t google her and come to this page!)