I'm hoping to post a new song within the next day or so. In the meantime, here are some of the tracks that inspired it... Musically, the track reminds me of "The High Road" by Broken Bells, especially the beat and some of the sound effects that I use: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gWBG1j_flrg Thematically, it reminds me of…Read more New Song Coming Soon…
Here's my latest song... It's called "Someday Soon," and when I wrote it, I was thinking about what it was like to graduate from college and realize that I didn't really have a plan. All I had was a degree and a vague sense that my life should be going somewhere. Exactly where, of course,…Read more New Song: “Someday Soon”
Here it is, the video I was working on a few weeks ago. Some parts remind me of A Hard Day's Night. Others remind me of Twin Peaks: The Return. There's actually a pretty strong woodsmen vibe throughout... Big thanks to everyone involved in shooting and editing this project!
Mike and Miranda are good people -- smart, creative, and funny. They're my go-to friends whenever I have an idea that involves music or robots or both -- like the time I asked them to dress up as robots for a show at the historic Old Haverford Friends Meetinghouse or the time they accompanied me…Read more The Shoot (Part Two)
The phone rings at 2PM. The caller ID says it's Miranda. Coincidentally, I'm watching a movie that her husband, Mike, loaned me earlier in the week. The budget was huge, and it isn't very good. "Do you want to shoot a video?" Miranda asks, or words to that effect. "What, like now?" "No. More like…Read more The Shoot (Part One)
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I'm not sure how old I was when I heard Billy Joel's "The Entertainer" for the first time, but I distinctly remember taking note of the part where he sings that it took him years to write his latest song and that although they were the best years of his life, the song ran too…Read more Billy Joel Was Right!