December 6, 2012
This is my cover of a song by a Japanese band from the early '70's called Happy End. It comes from an album called Kazemachi Roman which is just incredible.
November 5, 2012
An old recording from my late '90s band Guitar Army. Written by Mark Shoo AKA Dusty Bible. This song just rocks, 'nuff said.
May 9, 2012
Occasionally during the school year we would have earthquake drills, the same way most schools in the west have fire drills.
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April 5, 2012
Leon & Grover live at Zher the Zoo (I think) in around 2007.
March 21, 2012
After working at various English conversation schools in Tokyo for a number of years I was finally able to land the job I really wanted, teaching in an elementary school.
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January 20, 2012
This song arrived fully formed one night in November, I recorded it immediately and let it sit for a while before finally getting around to the mix.
November 20, 2011
I wrote this song about 8 years ago right after I moved to Japan. I recorded it at the time but it was never felt quite finished. Last winter while we were living alone in the Canadian forest it came to mind again, so I wrote a few extra pieces and recorded it once more.