Category: Blog

No Waste

I was walking to El Zarape with Ashley for lunch (order the calamari burrito- seriously) and I had this thought in my head, as I...

Rejected

When a person decides to “become a musician,” I wonder if they’re really ready for what that means. With all of the YouTube stars and...

Everything Is a Remix

Saw this documentary on Vimeo the other day when I was going through some growing pains. The first few minutes of the clip really spoke...

Pre-Gig Pep Talk

I’ve never been a confident person. In fact, more often than not, I fight little battles with myself and end up losing to the pessimist...

All Grown Up

It’s hard to believe that my little sister is growing up. Just this past weekend, Ashley and I went up to the Bay Area to...

Saying Goodbye to An Old Friend

It’s funny how attached a person can get to material possessions. I’ve had my trusty silver 2001 Ford Focus since late-2004 and sadly, it was...

Great Artists Steal

If you live around the Normal Heights area in San Diego, you may (on occasion) see me running around the neighborhood in a white t-shirt...

Thoughts on Living Musicians

A few days ago, the new Foo Fighters album came out and along with it, torrents of music press pushing the angle that the Foos’...

Soaking Up the Sun

It’s 6:22 am in Oahu, HI and I’ve been sitting in my room watching the sun rise directly outside my window. It’s the one time...

Folk Music

Lately, I’ve been really fascinated with folk music and folk singers like Bob Dylan and Paul Simon. Guys who just stood in front of a...

Sunsets

It’s wonderful how you never get tired of seeing beautiful sunsets. I get to see them almost everyday and they always feel new and exciting....

Words to Live By

In the spirit of full disclosure, I just wanted you know know that we are experiencing some speed bumps on the road to making the...

The Other Night

The other night, I found myself running around this enormous parking structure. And as I was running, I had the strange sense that as hard...

Thank You from the Adult Books Tour!

I’m sitting in bed right now trying to recover from a cold that I undoubtedly caught from being on the road and the many adventures...

First TV Appearance

Had the opportunity to go on the San Diego CW “San Diego Living” morning show last Tuesday to promote the San Diego Music Awards! It’s...

Happy birthday Kristin!

Today is my sister Kristin’s birthday! I can’t even begin to say how proud of her I am. She has already gone through so much...

New Hobbies

So I made a pledge to myself to start living an amazing life. Not that I don’t already live an amazing life, but I just...