Browsing Category

Music

Music Photography

Cameron Dezen Hammon in Houston

Update: Cameron is taking the live recording and producing a new live album. Check out her IndieGoGo campaign to help her finish the new record.  There’s nothing quite like watching your friends do what they do best. Catching someone in…

matt hammon
Creativity Music

Stream An Exclusive New Song From Matt Hammon

*Update: The crowdfunding campaign is over an fully funded!!!! Go check out what Matt is up to at www.matthammonmusic.com. I’m super pumped to play this exclusive new track from one of my favorite musicians, Matt Hammon. “Out of Touch”…

vinyl
Music

The Modern Vinyl Record

For Christmas, my lovely wife bought me a record player. It was my absolute first and she included a vinyl copy of Glen Hansard‘s “Didn’t He Ramble” to lay down on the platter for the first spin. I didn’t…

matt hammon
Creativity Music

Use Music To Unlock Your Creativity

People talk a lot about the benefits of travel on creativity but what happens when you need a creative jolt and can’t leave your own city? Of course there’s always movies, travel documentaries (bienvenue, Rick Steves), exploring the history…

robert ellis
Music

Robert Ellis Empties Houston In New Video

Folk-country singer Robert Ellis has been a favorite of mine ever since I stumbled across him singing classic country tunes on a Wednesday night at Fitzgerald’s in Houston. He has a way of connecting with an audience when he…

hayes carll
Music

Hayes Carll Turns A Corner

  Last night I got to see Hayes Carll play at the Wortham Center in downtown Houston and one thing struck me about this normally loud and a bit irreverent country-folk singer, his tone had changed. He had softened…

sound paris
Music Travel

The Importance of Music in Travel

When I travel I make a playlist of songs to help spur the sound of my creativity as I walk around a new city. It’s a way to catalogue things and situations in my life. If you were to ask…