The Genesis of Freefall

As a songwriter, there are many ways in which I stump myself and block my own creative path. It is unintentional, of course, but nevertheless very frustrating. Being set in a way that a song “should be about X” or that “this melody is the one I want” can keep an idea... read more

Ghost of Me – Behind the Lyrics

Over 136K plays in a month for “Ghost of Me” with @CloZee – wow! Thank you all for the support! It means so much. I wanted to share a little about what this song means to me. This may not be true for you, so don’t let my meaning change yours 🙂 In 2002,... read more

Debut Solo Album: All I Need

I am on the homestretch of preparing my album, ‘All I Need’ for release. Finally! It should be out in March of 2016 and will feature 7 new original collaborations with several talented producers. Psymbionic The Digital Connection Michael Teixeira J ZUART... read more

Bassnectar Remixed My Song! WHAT?!

This post is a bit overdue, but still needs to be said. It’s hard to imagine what will be when you’re creating something… how far will it go? Will anyone even like it? Never do I say “this is going to be big”… I’m way too... read more

Painted White – Behind the Release

When Nick and Trevor (Illenium & Said the Sky) approached me with their “puppy”, as they called it, I instantly fell for the melodic, glitchy, and LARGE sounds they had produced. They were so open to my additions in the writing process… and like... read more

I Will Keep Wasting Candles

When a fan in Brazil sent me a poem with the phrase “wasting candles”, something about that caught my eye. I decided to write a song about it. There have been a couple of very specific people in my life who for whatever reason couldn’t find their way... read more

My Solo EP

It has been a long 8 months of writing, studio time, and trying to balance the other things in life, but I’m thrilled to be making progress on my solo EP. I’ve also secured a fantastic piano player so that I can hit the town with some live shows. In my... read more

The EP: Keys & Me

After spending hours upon hours in the studio this year to-date, it has finally become clear what direction I’m taking this new sound. I’m super excited to announce that I’ll be completing a 4-track EP in early 2014. The vibe? Beautiful piano and me.... read more