California Babe Hits #1 on IndiMusic TV

California Babe Hits #1 on IndiMusic TV

Hello Friends! I am very proud to announce that my single California Babe has been ranked number 1 on November’s IndiMusic TV’s Top 21 Countdown! I’d like to share this accomplishment with all of my supporters out there! Here is a short video of us celebrating the win! Thank you to all of those who are behind me on this long journey we call life...
Volume One Interview

Volume One Interview

I sat down with Nikki Lanzer from Volume One Magazine to talk about my single ‘California Babe’ and my love for this new style of music, which I’m diving head first into! The article had to be summed up to half a page, so I thought I would share my full answers with you all, incase you wanted to learn more 🙂 Q: What inspired you to write California Babe in the first place? A: California Babe was one of many demos I had recorded and set aside to finish for another day. Originally titled “3000 Miles”, the track had a rough acoustic guitar lick and only a few lines of verse written. I avoided working on the song for months, due to lack of direction and current void of creativity. It sat silently on my hard drive as the bare bones of an idea until last winter. As many do, my girlfriend Emily and I reached a difficult time in our relationship, which of course is great songwriting material, haha. We were currently renting out 1 room in a home in Minneapolis. Put yourself in a room with anyone, and you’re guaranteed to get on each others nerves. Long story short, we broke up and she left. I didn’t know where she was going. Emily is originally from Bakersfield, California and she had always talked about moving back there again some day. The day she left sparked a surge of creativity. I opened up the session and began working on it. I worked on it all weekend, day and night, tweaking things here and there. Surprisingly, she came...