About Track 7: "My New Sweet"

Track 7 “My New Sweet” was written after inadvertently bitter muffins were served at a gathering of wise women ...and enjoyed. Perhaps more so than if they'd been sweetened. Talk ensued about how preferences change over time... I went home…

placeholder

New Love the Bay Episode featuring Maurice Tani

We're happy to release the latest Love the Bay episode (#10!) featuring Maurice Tani! Maurice is a musician's musician, a truly excellent singer and songwriter. Take a look and listen:

 

About Track 6: "Department of the West"

Track 6: The Department of the West
Track 6 finds me circling back on the story of a family dispute over a piece of land, how family and American, history played into this generation’s dealings, my understanding reframed, having reconsidered…

About Track 5: "A Garden"

 Track 5: “A Garden”
This tune wasn’t going to be on the record—it wasn’t even in its present form—when I first went into the studio to work on The Department of the West last January. But midway through rehearsals, Kevin…

About Track 3: "Honey"

I grew up across the road from an apple orchard and a quarter mile from an avocado and kiwi farmer. We also had our own ragtag orchard of sorts: an apricot tree, a cherry tree, pear, walnut, persimmon, lemon, several…