Post album blues

There are 26 million songs on itunes. It is said that 500-600 songs (English language) are released per week, adding up to nearly 30,000 songs per year. In 2009 there were over 7 million bands on myspace. There are currently an estimated 700k artists with band pages on Facebook. 500 million tweets are tweeted every day. 100 hours of video are uploaded to youtube every minute. There is a high probability that some figures are made up.. but the moral of story is this: The world does not need more media.
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The weight is a gift.

Sometimes you catch yourself in a place you never expected to be.  Things are good, the bills are paid, your relationships are peaceful, your life is full… but for some reason your heart is troubled.  It’s a strange thing that happens when you have the luxury of not fighting for survival, but instead actually have the choice and freedom to pursue what’s in your heart.  

For a long time I was reluctant to tailor my art to fit the needs of the world.  I fought it.  If it looked or sounded like something I...

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