Category Pop/Rock


compound-02 The song is about working a crime scene. Somewhere in the middle of this, the realization that, while gruesome and horrible, everything around us keeps moving, flowing, and there is a bigger picture we aren't even really a part of. Read More


compound-11 I have a habit of writing love songs that at first glance sound like a love song, but aren't. Read More


euthanasia-screen 01 I wrote this song years ago and it was always on my list to rework. Read More


compound-02 I had originally entered the studio that day to write something with a lot of distortion, grrrrr and yelling - instead I ended up with a mellow, lush, sweeping track. That's how it goes sometimes.Read More

“Idiot Me”

compound-03 This is kind of a quirky little song. I was really sick one day and thought to myself "myself, I should use the fact I can barely speak to this songs advantage."Read More


compound-17 One day the sun will expand into a red giant. Sounds like a good excuse to have a party. Read More

“We All Took Pictures”

compound-11 The inspiration for this song came from the line "Eddie always knew how to stop, drop and roll when we lit him on fire."Read More


compound-07 This song was really written around the phrase "neon Mother Teresa" - coined by Kate about our friend Christina during a music video shoot.Read More


compound-10 One of the lines from the original was "If I found the world hanging from a noose I think I'd turn and walk away". I always liked that line and wanted to do something with it - so I built a new song around it.Read More

“Heart Attack”

compound-05 A little something for Tape-Op RefugeesRead More