July 12

Natural, I Guess

One man band home recording from the 90s. [more inside]

July 2

F9mily (You & Me)

A multi-tracked violin sketch/tiny cover of an excellent song by Lil Nas X that I can't get out of my head.

July 1

Far South Reel

One of the coolest tunes Frank B. Converse ever wrote, from page 105 of his 1886 Analytical Banjo Method. [more inside]

June 29

50 Years

50 years of queer revolution. Capitol Hill in Seattle was alive tonight. This is my love song to all my queer family. Listen in your most private loving spaces. I love you all so much it hurts.

June 28

So Tired Of

If you like Superchunk and the Ramones and wished they had recorded together.

June 18

Wrap-Up Rap for "Wrap-Up Rap"

I thought this MeFi thread on closing credit raps was crying out for a closing credit rap. [more inside]

June 16

Know what u want

this is heartfelt shit. It's all I know I dunno. [more inside]

June 15

Whistlin' Tune

Havin' a play with the gang! [more inside]

June 4

11 - guitar army - vampire deer

one day your children will ask you ... [more inside]

June 2

10 - slip away - vampire deer

just hope [more inside]

Uncle Bob

Moody, somewhat retro instrumental for synths and bass. [more inside]

May 29


Headphone candy.

09 - stay in your grave - vampire deer

another uplifting song [more inside]

May 25

08 - a strange girl - vampire deer

more memories [more inside]

May 24

07 - don't you say it again - vampire deer

shouldn't have said it in the first place [more inside]

May 23


Traditional oldtime tune, played clawhammer style on an 1896 Bay State banjo, recorded into an Audio Technica AT-2035 mic. [more inside]

May 22

lightning strike

I was playing guitar on the back porch, when I was almost struck by lightning. [more inside]

May 18

06 - baloney on dad's lexus - vampire deer

they say that can ruin your paint job [more inside]


An electronic stew that bubbles and simmers. Enjoy

May 17

05 - hitchhiker - vampire deer

this is what happens when you learn french off of beer bottles [more inside]

May 16

Audio Tape From Paradise

The source material here is a reel to reel tape from my Uncle in Paradise California recorded in 1971. [more inside]

04 - cherish - vampire deer

just memories [more inside]

May 13

03 - we're watching you - vampire deer

security guards do very little - and the people i worked with didn't even do that well [more inside]

May 12

That Lonesome Road

A small a capella piece as part of a community chorus concert. [more inside]

May 8

02 - dolphin or giraffe - vampire deer

the mysteries of mrs trump's blog are further looked into [more inside]

May 5

Counting on you

A quick little minute-long tune.

01 - psychedelic toxicity - vampire deer

title song of psychedelic toxicity - life seems like a bad trip [more inside]

April 27

Every Single Last Time

I think I wrote and recorded a Gin Blossoms song? I'm pretty happy with how it came out, but I don't know if I can take any credit. This is just me channeling the 90s. I guess I should ask for advice about how to manage the ceilings when using limiters. (more inside) [more inside]

April 24

Star Dream II

Delay-soaked arpeggiator

April 13

Little black bird

Just a little song from my weird little indie folk heart. Actually reworking something old and the first thing I've recorded in a while, since I was pretty tired from the whole process of putting out my first EP in January. Also...stuff?...has been happening to my voice because I am trans and recently started testosterone therapy, I really notice the change in how my voice feels and I certainly hope others can hear it too!

April 5

Andante Espressivo by Felix Mendelssohn (flute & piano)

Played as prelude to a church service. Recorded on a Tascam DR-05. [more inside]

April 1



March 30

HWY X - In The Air Tonight

A Phil Collins cover! [more inside]

March 29

Mama Fish

My submission for the "A change would do you good" challenge. Cover/translation of La Maman des Poissons by Boby Lapointe. [more inside]

March 28

No Go

Short, rocking song I wrote about an idiot who's in over his head. It's built around a guitar part that was stuck in my head and a surf drum beat. [more inside]

March 26


A poppy, uptempo song about how modern technology abets the struggle with an overwhelming desire not to miss out on being constantly aware of how awful everything is. [more inside]

March 23



March 17


Midtempo bleeps and squarewave ditty

March 16

Dramatic Exit

Post-rock instrumental, guitars, programmed drums, keys and arpeggiator.

March 12

10 - the ghost of toto part 3 - vampire deer

this is basically an excuse for a 7 minute guitar solo [more inside]

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