A review of the Ohma Motif condenser microphone

When my friend and collaborator Boi Xochi invited me to visit the Ohma headquarters in East LA, I was stoked. I'd been hearing great things across the internet about these wonderfully weird-looking mics, and it was just a few days…

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I'm quiet-quitting Instagram

Remember when everybody was talking about quiet-quitting? And then everybody else was like, "Wait, 'quiet-quitting'? Don't you mean simply having work-life boundaries?" Yeah, good times.

Last year I took a big step back from social media, which in retrospect is…

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To be strong is to be vulnerable

In February 2023, I attended Folk Alliance International for the first time. I've come away with a deeper conviction of my two callings as a singer-songwriter: the first is to present myself vulnerably, the second is to create space for…

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Full-Time Music-Making & Patreon

If you’ve been with me for a while, you know I’ve got a Patreon. Patreon is where fans can become patrons and give back to my music-making.

Recently, I’ve made the shift into full-time self-employed music-making: as a singer-songwriter, music…

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Live on Long Beach Public Radio

Sunday, Mar 29 at 1pm PST, I'm honored to be a guest on Long Beach Public Radio's show Let's Cope, a new Quarantine Series. I'll be chatting with the KLBP crew and performing some music. You can stream the show…

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Spotlight On The City: Long Beach, CA

"I Don't Know the Way" was recently featured on BTRtoday's show Spotlight On The City, along with a host of other songs native to Long Beach, CA. Listen to the full show here, and hear "I Don't Know the…

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Paul Smith 22 West Live Session

I recently had the pleasure of playing in my friend Paul Smith's guitar trio along with Zack Caplinger. Paul is perhaps my favorite guitarist whom I can also call a friend. 

Thank you 22 West Media for having us, and…

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