Archives: Music

  • Heating Up

    Heating Up

    The ‘Heating Up’ EP is the culmination of a worldwide collaboration between myself, Stone Lion, and iGL & Alecho. It all started with Stone Lion’s ‘Heating Up’ riddim. I added lyrics, vocals, and sax, resulting in the initial release. iGL… Read More

  • Where You Belong

    Where You Belong

    As previously mentioned in my news post about this song, I’ve long been aware of Little Dragon but was never close listener. My wife loves them and often plays them in the car, so I could at least sing along… Read More

  • Heating Up (iGL & Alecho Remix)

    Heating Up (iGL & Alecho Remix)

    Dub production duo iGL & Alecho reached out to Stone Lion last year about getting the stems for our collaboration, ‘Heating Up’. I loved the idea and agreed that we should go for it. What we originally thought was ‘just’… Read More

  • Never Far Away (feat. Well Grounded)

    Never Far Away (feat. Well Grounded)

    My latest collaboration with reggae producer Stone Lion. Late last year he showed me a new riddim he was working on called ‘Carry On’. I told him I’d love to have a chance to bless this fantastic riddim with lyrics… Read More

  • Daydreaming (Well Grounded Remix)

    Daydreaming (Well Grounded Remix)

    I linked up with Western Jaguar (on Bandcamp) on Twitter some time in 2023. As independent musicians, we spend a good amount of time trying to get the word out on social media. A lot of these efforts may feel… Read More

  • Humble Me

    Humble Me

    I have loved Jah9’s ‘9’ album since the first time that I listened to it. Her ‘jazz on dub’ style, as she calls it, is a mesmerizing and potent carrier for her message. The opening track, ‘Humble Mi’, stands out… Read More

  • Heating Up

    Heating Up

    ‘Heating Up’ is a reggae song about the climate crisis. It is my first collaboration with Stone Lion, who wrote the song and produced it. He reached out to me in 2023 after hearing my debut single, ‘Sailing On’. He… Read More

  • Mama’s Song

    Mama’s Song

    ‘Mama’s Song’ is a reggae cover of ‘You Are My Sunshine’ with intro and verse from ‘This Train’ (original on YouTube, alternate on Wikipedia) by Bob Marley & The Wailers. Both songs mean a lot to me, and I’ve been… Read More

  • Sailing On

    Sailing On

    ‘Sailing On’ is a modern reggae song about grief and hope. It is the first single that I released as Well Grounded, though I originally wrote and performed it some 20 years ago. The song is about the sense that… Read More