Given a little bit of space and time, I’ve come to better understand the value of real and complete rest, and how some time away, with creative energies flicked off, allow for fresh perspective.
Like everyone else, I’ve spent the last several weeks hunkered down in my house, refining my relationship to boredom and probably eating too much. I’ve locked myself into a self-imposed rigid routine of remote work, family, exercise and rest, intended to keep my brain occupied and averted from the news that brings constant reminders of [...]
Early this year, sometime, I’ll have some new Louiston songs for you all and, eventually, a new record. Until then, enjoy a small dose of Mike Murray and I, in the studio recording a version of the title track on this new record, “Duels”. Here’s the first vid we did for another song. These were [...]
So, there's like this short documentary on Louiston now. It's pretty badass. Come watch.
Quick news on the work front: I had the good fortune to again work with Ithaca-based Gera Films, this time pitching in a short, little ditty for a commercial for an East Aurora gift shop.
Jeremy Hurlburt – my good friend and co-writer on our full-length feature, "Zeus" – put together a slick short-film shot entirely on the iPhone and entered it into the Original iPhone Film Festival. I chipped in with a couple of tracks. Now, "Hobby Horse" is a finalist for the big 'ol grand prize and could [...]