Singer, composer, and pianist from Queens, and a founding member of hip-hop improv comedy group Freestyle Love Supreme. I write indie soul songs, and delight in spontaneous melody and open space.

Singer, composer, and pianist from Queens. I write indie soul songs and delight in spontaneous melody and open space.

Names

Nothing like a good SQL injection comic to start you off right in the morning…

Love

xkcd is the most brilliant thing on the web. Yeah, I said it…

Zippy the Geniuses

Something about this cartoon struck me, reminding me of the original impetus behind the Nonsense Album, and reflecting a certain sense of inexplicable magic that is part of why I make the music I make. Enjoy…

Celebrities

Forbes just put out its list of Top 100 Celebrities. There are 24 people on this list that I could not possibly identify. Many others whose names I've heard but very little else. Actually, I was hoping to get a higher number. I'm much more tuned in than I expected. Dang Golden Age of Television. Anyone who gets higher than 24 please post in…

Excuses

I know what you're thinking. I can just see each of you now, shaking your heads, saying "so much for schedules." "So much for daily updates." But it's not what it seems. Really. I've been ill. Dizziness, coughing, a smattering of fever. Even now, a little delirium persists…

I'm also a developer

I specialize in building tools for musicians. For the past couple years, I've been part of the team at Soundfly, a new kind of music school for today's musician.