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Story of an album

Jun 29, 2017

A disclaimer: last month, I let you know that my wife and I welcomed a baby girl into the world. That means I’ve done a lot of sitting around in the middle of the night. And thinking. Which is bad news for you, because late night thinking = long newsletters.  Basically, before we play some…

A New Baby and Song

May 24, 2017

My wife and I recently welcomed a baby girl into the world. In a sleep deprived haze, I thought it appropriate to give her some tips on what she’s in for in this day and age. Click here for the song from our living room. -n

Protest Music

Apr 05, 2017

So, does music matter anymore? Does it have any sway on how we think about the world? And, if all the energy for political observation in music is in hip hop and rap right now, do guitars have nothing else to say? I remember asking these questions after watching the Super Bowl halftime show a…

Music City Roots

Mar 31, 2017

In the hustle and bustle, you can lose yourself in the business. You can get bogged down in ticket sales and likes and retweets and all of that. And you can get jaded pretty quick. Once in a while, a show comes along that slaps you in the face and and reminds you why you…

New Video

Feb 16, 2017

NEW VIDEO! Relix Magazine is premiering the video for our song ‘Try’. Here’s the special thing about this one: we’re not the stars. Yes, there’s an assassin chasing Naseem, but the stars of this video are the amazing murals scattered throughout Washington, DC. They’re everywhere, telling stories of the city that otherwise wouldn’t be told. Check them…