Next Steps for the Thump
Thank you, always, for your support which enabled us to make our double-album 'The Universal Thump'!
Yesterday we launched our 2nd Kickstarter Campaign 'WALKING THE CAT',... Read more
THUMP nominated for two INDEPENDENT MUSIC AWARDS
We are thrilled to announce that THANKS TO YOUR SUPPORT "The Universal Thump" has just been nominated for the Independent Music Awards 2012, in two categories: BEST... Read more
Twin CDs are born!! US and Australian Tour Dates and more.
Greetings from Rhinebeck, NY where I am currently at an artists retreat, working on my first musical with Australian collaborator, playwright, Alexandra Collier. So far, the food has been fantastic,... Read more
Spring Thump News (and quite a lot of it)
Greetings from Spring-y Sunset Park.
THANK YOU to everyone who has sent us their current postal addresses for delivery of "The Universal Thump" CD and rewards. (We are still waiting... Read more
Urgently needed - your current mailing addresses!
It is with great excitement that we announce that we will be sending out your copies of "The Universal Thump" (all four 'Chapters') on CD later this month... Read more
The Music is FINISHED! (not Finnish)
Thank you for your continued patience and support! It's been a while since we wrote and we have some significant news.
A few days ago, we mastered "The... Read more
The imminent arrival of 'Chapter Three' and more news.
Hello! It's been a while. I hope you are well. I wanted to keep you posted on "The Universal Thump", lest you thought we had forgotten about... Read more
NPR 'Song of the Day' and Other News
Thank you for your patience with "The Universal Thump". WE HAVE NOT FORGOTTEN YOU! We vow that the completed double-album - on CD and DIGITAL FORMATS - will... Read more
Have you received FIRST SPOUT?
Thank you to all the Australian Backers who came out to the shows on our recent Winter tour. For those not familiar with Australian landscapes, I have attached... Read more
First Spout! Chapter One: Australia.
Today we are among the wallabies!
Tonight we begin our Australian Winter Whale Lovers' Tour, with an "All Request" Show at Raval (http://www.raval.com.au). Adam and I will be... Read more
Australian Winter Whale Lovers' Tour, June 2010
THANK YOU to all of you "Thump" lovers, who have helped to nurture our album. And thank you for your patience. This is really a big album for us.... Read more
I wanted to keep you abreast of the latest developments with the album. We've been busy!
In the past week, we tracked tuba with Matt Stauffer in the... Read more
Album Progress Report and Other News
It's been a little while since I last wrote, so please forgive the length and width of this email. For the past few months, I've been holed up... Read more
Happy New Year News
Hello, Happy New Year and Happy Martin Luther King, Jr. Day!
I wanted to invite you to my first show of the year tonight in NYC at THE DELANCEY (http://www.thedelancey.com)... Read more
last-minute, last-gig-of-the-year note
"At last the anchor was up, the sails were set, and off we glided. It was a sharp, cold Christmas; and as the short northern day merged into night, we... Read more
It's Swimming!!!! We did it!!!!!!!
I just woke up to find that we made the goal this morning!!!!
THANK YOU to everyone for backing this album.
I am so touched and grateful to... Read more
You might be a Narwhal
Firstly, THANK YOU to all the backers and WELCOME to those who have most recently climbed aboard this whale. Unfortunately, I have not had time to paint the... Read more
New Holiday Gift for All Backers
It's a chilly morning in Brooklyn, after a couple of days of rain. I sit in my kitchen. Yesterday's coffee is heating up. Pro Tools is set up... Read more
We have just reached 50% of our goal to make "The Universal Thump". THANK YOU SO MUCH to all the backers so far, and to those who have been... Read more
Thanksgiving Special, Upcoming Shows in NYC and Thump Team News
Thank you again for climbing aboard The Whale and helping the water rise. It's getting very swirly and interesting. We have a lot of sounds to work with... Read more
Thank you again so much for backing "The Universal Thump".
You will notice that the water is rising, and there are more jellyfish!
AND there is a new... Read more
Sydney Morning Herald Article
I am really excited that, in the past few days, we have reached 34% of the goal for the album budget. We still have a long way to... Read more
"Machen Zee Sump" featuring Barney McAll
Please prepare the popcorn. I just uploaded a short film about making "The Thump". It captures a recent recording session in Brooklyn, in which we worked on organ... Read more
Budget and News
Thank you so much for your involvement with the making of "The Universal Thump". I am SO GRATEFUL for your contribution.
We are currently at 16% of the... Read more
THANK YOU for backing this project during this first week of Kickstarter - from Pygmy Sperm Whales to Orcas, I have been blown away by the repsonse. And the... Read more