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Beautiful Wound (excerpt)

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Wasteland (excerpt)

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Heart on a Shelf (excerpt)

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We Carry On (excerpt)

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Goin' Home (excerpt)

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Spiral (Excerpt)


The How and Whys of Naked Kate Part Three: Songs 11 – 15 November 10, 2019

As I write this for you, I am feeling a little wistful right now, knowing that this incredibly colorful and rewarding journey I got to take through Kate Bush’s material in order to record this album is very nearly coming to an end. I can honestly say that I will hold this year of Kate Read More…

The Hows and Whys of Naked Kate Part Two Songs 6 – 10 November 10, 2019

Welcome back to your private, behind the scenes look at the whos, hows, whys and wherefores of the songs on “Naked Kate”. I am so happy you’re here! (If you haven’t seen Part One for songs 1 – 5 yet, you can catch up on those HERE.) Here are some more stories about Songs 6 Read More…

The Hows and Whys of “Naked Kate” Part One: Songs 1 – 5 November 10, 2019

Thank you so much again for being here and being such an important part of the launch of this new album. I wanted to share some special, personalized background just for you on the songs and how I chose them. So, here is Part 1 of your 3 part video series. The first 5 songs Read More…

It’s in the Trees! It’s Coming! Hounds of Love Acoustic Cover October 21, 2019

Selecting the songs to include on my NAKED KATE acoustic anthology was all at once daunting and exhilarating. The process of rediscovering her music all over again was almost like a journey through Time and Space, remembering where I was in my life when I first encountered the music. The process also filled me with Read More…

From the Studio: Sneak Preview of “Naked Kate” Acoustic Cover Album September 19, 2019

“The Man with the Child in His Eyes” One of the most beautiful and beloved Kate Bush songs, “The Man with the Child in His Eyes” was written when Kate was a teenager, about her first boyfriend, Steve Blacknell. “I wrote that when I was 16. I’ve got two older brothers and have always been Read More…

Song of Sirens

Release the Sea Nymphs! March 30, 2019

(Official Music Video Below) Last year sometime, I met Melbourne-based Chillwave artist Lacunae Glow online through a music community group on Facebook of professional indie musicians. She had heard my album DREAM DANCE and was inspired by the music and the underwater cover art, so she messaged me asking if I’d like to collaborate on Read More…

Song Decoder Episode 1: What Have I Forgotten? 16 January

One of my favorite podcasts is Song Exploder, where host Thao Nguyen invites guests to deconstruct their songs. How fascinating is it to hear the various textures and parts that make up a great song, as well as what inspired it? Since it’s been a year since I released by first album, Dream Dance, it Read More…

Life is But a Dream . . . The Making of DREAM DANCE February 1, 2018

Writing, producing, and recording DREAM DANCE took over 3 years and was truly a life changing event for me. It turns out that I shot a lot of video blogs throughout the process of assembling this album, and since so many of you are also artists and creatives, I thought you’d find something of value Read More…

A Tribute to My Influences January 3, 2018

When I was a kid, I spent hours and hours in my room playing my guitar and singing. I sometimes would also wander out into the woods around our house with my guitar until I found just the right spot, and  sit on the ground serenading the trees. There was one song I played over Read More…

The Making of: We Carry On October 3, 2017

Of all the songs on DREAM DANCE, this one was probably the MOST challenging. I had my struggles with others, to be sure. Dream Dance, the song itself, presented multiple difficulties (culminating with 27 versions of it)! But We Carry On was its own beast. I had set myself a goal to write a pop anthem Read More…

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