Why Do I Make Music?

One night when I was 12 or 13 years old, I had a friend stay over for the first and last time. I had just discovered the band Nirvana, so I tortured this poor guy by not only playing my favorite tracks from their Nevermind album over and over again, but I stopped them every 10-15 seconds to tell him what the lyrics were. His reaction was either, “oh that’s cool,” or just a blank stare that screamed, “Please kill me. I do not care.” I actually think he liked some of the same music as me, but he just hadn’t found the same connection that I had found with Nirvana.  I could’t get enough! There were a lot of bands with whom I found …

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The Salesman lives!

Hello!  If you’re new to the Salesman music then please let me get you up to speed. The landscape in the music industry is exciting, evolving, and certainly unfamiliar in many aspects.  Distribution is easier than ever before and so too is the ability to reach, cultivate, and engage with your audience. Rather than release an album once every couple of years I will be releasing two new songs every month and one or two cohesive albums per year.  Why not!  I write a lot of music and I want you to hear it.  In addition to the audio, I’ll be releasing videos, cover songs that I love, and artwork that I love. The Salesman is a collaborative effort so expect surprises, special guests, and lots …

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