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Three Hour Song: “Boats and Hos”

Upon occasion, I create what I call a Three Hour Song.  How it works: I invite my friends on Facebook to comment with words, phrases, keys, tempos, anything (I rarely try and implement a theme) and from that I write, … Continue reading

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“Lose My Way”

I was probably eight years old when I learned how to cluck. My clucking wasn’t chicken-esque, I should point out; instead, it was a rhythmic tool. I found, quite by accident, I could hum a melody and cluck on the … Continue reading

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Video: “Ugly”

  “Ugly” was written around September 2011, during one of those times that I could only describe as an emotional divot.  It started on the train, or more specifically, one the platform of Chicago’s Western train stop on the city’s … Continue reading

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Video: “I’ll Be”

This song was written around August 2011 as a light bit of self-affirmation fluff, arranged around a few banjo riffs I had floating around.  My playing is such that I could not come up with a decent middle eight, so … Continue reading

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