Cure for songwriting block: 3-second songs

To wit, this one, commissioned by John Moe via Twitter, and titled “According to a recent study.” I know there’s a lot of dead air at the end. That’s to indicate me. Thinking. http://allmyinternetfriends.com/according.mp3 Right-click or ctrl-click on this link to download the mp3.

Back catalog

Hey y’all — Tim Spalding of the very cool book site LibraryThing asked me on Twitter to write a new song. I barely touch my guitar these days, for whatever reason, and honestly I feel like the last one I wrote still needs some work (more verses, a shorter and more interesting break) so I Continue reading →

Song for a Highly Valued Colleague Who Is Leaving the Organization to Pursue an Exciting New Opportunity (or, Go Do What You Gotta Do)

http://allmyinternetfriends.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/GoDoWhatYouGottaDo.mp3 We hear you’re leaving, well, we won’t be grieving So go on, just go on and go We’ll stay behind and you’ll melt from our mind Like a screen saver picture of snow Ours was a team like an internet meme An unstoppable panda bear sneeze But when you’re gone, we’ll restart and go Continue reading →

An update on the (lack of a) new recording

Just wanted to explain what happened with my attempt to record a new version of the song. I recorded it with a friend of mine, a professional musician, at his place in Raleigh, NC at the end of March, 2009. We only had a day to work, and I wasn’t at all happy with the Continue reading →