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Letters From New York
Brit Pop
For Kate who needed to know she's beautiful, and Tim who helped me say it. God Bless, Much Love, ~L
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Arctic Emergency
Alternative : Indie
Latest version! After listening to a Radio Ecoshock podcast, featuring Paul from the AMEG, I wrote this song pleading everyone to wake up to the catastrophe occuring up north. It will be game over, folks if we don't deal with this NOW
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We can save the world... with Sunshine
Rock : Progressive Rock
we can save the world with sunshine is a powerful "hook" contrasted to a more agressive verse about how disgusting all the other options are, ie coal, oil, nukes. This is a fairly finished product, although feedback is always welcome!
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Dream (Of how it could be...)
Alternative : Emo
I dream of a world full of all the opportunities....solar on every rooftop, electric cars in every garage...then, I wake up to a world teetering on disaster....
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Corporations Are Not People!
World : New Age
While my studio undergoes a massive upgrade, I'm posting my latest, begging all of us to stand up to the invasion of corporate control/destruction underway on our wonderful planet, "eaarth"
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Deal With It!
Alternative : Indie
This is the first of many songs in a realm I've come to call "Planetary Music", dealing with significant issues impacting our survival on this planet. I urge the listener to "deal with it" and suggest many things...
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The world is locked in OVERSHOOT (short version)
HipHop : New School
We live on a finite planet and our population is beyond it's carrying capacity. As John Michael Greer notes, societies which "consume the seed and cut the root" cannot endure...This is our home and there is no other place to go..
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It's 90 degrees on the top of the World!
Country : Country-Rock
90 degrees in Alaska? This little ole country bumkin's gettin worried and singin' bout it! And make sure you listen to Alexs latest discussion on this: http://www.ecoshock.info/2014/07/a-world-burns-in-silence.html
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Collapse (we need a soft landing)
Rock : Folk Rock
"Collapse", which could also be called "we need a soft landing" deals with preparing for what's to come...an important issue facing us all. We must come together to survive the inevitable impacts we've already set in motion.
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Jet Stream in Florida
Country : Country-Pop
Localized climate disruptions due to our global activities are becoming more common. The melting arctic is disrupting the Jet stream and the recent deluge in Florida is one of many impacts around the world...
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Antarctica Melting Lament
Alternative : Emo
NASA recently revealed that huge chunks of Antarctica are melting and it is unstoppable. We must wake up and change our fossil fuel addiction before we destroy any hope of maintaining a habitable planet. Simple first orchestral attempt
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Its a Beautiful Day
Acoustic : Acoustic General
We can have an amazing future, solar electric cities, full employment, and a renewed connection with our home... "eaarth" if we shift the gears, reject the fears and... it can be a beautiful new day in every neighborhood...
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Extreme Weather
Metal : Alternative Metal
Well, we've asked for it and we've got it! Wacko weather which will turn societies upside down...
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Yum Yum (We're eating your World!).mp3
Alternative : Alt Power Pop
Corporations are EATING our world, people! Wake up and stop this viral attack on humanity... This song reflects my current angst about the rise of transnational corporations that are plunging us off a fatal cliff...
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Shift the Power!
Alternative : Indie
Changing the direction of corporate insanity is critical for survival. "Shift the Power" supports the call of 350.org's 'power shift" movement. We MUST take control and demand solar/conservation replace ALL fossile/nuke plants. Otherwise we die!
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Crying Eaarth (emotional evening of creation...)
Alternative : Emo
I recently read parts of "Eaarth" by Bill McKibben and titled this in honor of his work. This song speaks to what we are doing to "Gaia" and is a very emotional and tearful plea to all humans everywhere...
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After the 9.0 Simple Ver. Japan's nuclear disaster
Alternative : Alternative General
My friend, Alex from Radio Ecoshock liked the initial version of the song better... felt it was more eeeerie. After reflecting and tweaking it a bit, I agree and have added the eeeerily simpler gversion
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Rising Seas (floyd...) spontaneous jam
Rock : Progressive Rock
I recently got NI Komplete7 and was looking for the guitar sound of Pink Floyd....and married it to a synth groove from Rapture to words I'd been working on dealing with rising sea levels...a serious and already happing consequence of climate change.
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Invasion...who's really in charge? piano/voice/emo
Alternative : Emo
Are we nothing more than a cattle ranch in the galactic web of conquest? A disturbing thought which reflects on the "inhuman" acts of our Corporate masters who are destroying our planet...and employee us to help do it!
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Radiation Blues Short
Blues : Blues General
as humanity faces it's worst disaster, and governments scramble to reassure us all is ok, I dig deep and find we are dumping horrific amounts of highly radioactive water into the oceans and radiation is carried around the world
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Corporate Catastrophe (1st song for RadioEcoshock)
Alternative : Alternative General
I wrote this song in the middle of the BP gulf oil disaster, when it was unclear whether we could stop the oil escaping miles below the oceans surface. At this point I really began to get serious about writing Planetary Music". See full song info
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Don't Hesitate (1synth/voice idea)
Alternative : Alternative General
Rough Idea... Feedback Needed Please....Time is short... we have all the answers waiting for us to grasp hold of and run with...windmachines, photovoltaic systms, and so much more... so, "Don't Hesitate" Please click on Full Song info 4 what I need..
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look up to the sky (1 synth/voice idea)
Alternative : Alternative General
A sublime rough sketch and I'm looking for feedback... just a sound from Absynth and my voice... thoughts people???? Please use my Blog...or email me...Click on Full Song info for more of what I'm looking for...
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meltdown (Wouldn't wanna be in this control room!)
Electronic : Experimental Sounds
So, you think nuclear energy is part of the solution??? Listen Up!
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after the 9.0 (JAPAN'S NUCLEAR DISASTER)
Alternative : Other Alternative
With the ongoing catastrophy in Japan, this song just sort of came out of me... still needs another session to be just right, but I figure I'd upload the draft which is close enough to speak to you