The Entertainer

This week’s song, “The Entertainer,” is either very funky or very square.  Considering that my arrangement is a tribute to Scritti Politti’s Cupid & Psyche ’85 (awesome video alert), it’s probably a little bit of both.  It’s definitely weird. A few months ago, I was going through an Elvis Costello deep-listening phase.  I noticed that … Continue reading

Sun in Rain

“Sun in Rain” is a song I’ve had kicking around, semi-unfinished, for a while.  This was the week to post it because, in its reverb-drenched condition, it makes for a nice tribute to My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James (aka Yim Yames), whom Lara and I went to see tonight.  He gave an incredible performance … Continue reading