Dead Rider is back with their first album since 2014’s excellent Chills on Glass, the atmospheric hard-rocking Crew Licks. The band is fronted by Todd Rittmann, from whom their name is also derived; Tod is German for ‘dead’ while Rittmann is roughly ‘rider’ (literally ‘ride-man’). I first met Todd when my band was lucky enough to play a show together with Dead Rider in 2011. With the release of Crew Licks, I … Continue reading An Interview with Todd Rittmann (Dead Rider)
I’ve written a new short film, and with it comes a new crowdfunding campaign! We’ve put together a fun and entertaining pitch video, which you can watch below. If (as we’re hoping it will) it piques your interest in the project, you can visit the campaign page over at indiegogo and throw in a few bucks! If you like the project but can’t afford a contribution … Continue reading Crowdfunding: ‘©’ short film
As you may or may not already know from my stream-of-spam twitter, two dear friends of mine have launched a crowdfunding campaign to fund their first feature film. I really believe in these guys and so can you. The project is called Paradise, U.S.A. and they’re trying to raise $20,000, a lofty amount but still considered ‘no-budget’ by the film community at large. It will be … Continue reading Crowdfunding Campaign: Paradise, U.S.A.
My latest short, ‘Rough Around the Edges,’ will be screening as part of OPEN KinoBerlino Screening Nr. 106! Please do come on down on APRIL 27th @ 10pm to come see my work on the big screen! The event will be held at: Kino Moviemento Kottbusser Damm 22, 10967 Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany Entry is 2€ Click here for more info & to RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/390156004680934/ Continue reading Short Film Screening: OPEN KinoBerlino Screening Nr. 106, ‘Rough Around the Edges’
This is my latest short film and the second part of a quadrilogy-in-progress focused on the state of nature through the seasons. ORANGE is set in Winter and features a short poem read in voice-over. It’s only a minute long, so rather than listen to me ramble on just scroll down and see it for yourself. You can watch it on my vimeo page here or hit play below … Continue reading Short Film: ORANGE
Fresh off the heels of yesterday’s Tiny Desk submission featuring a live performance by Open/Honest (Felix Rodriguez) out of Norman, Oklahoma, I’ve got a new take-away show featuring 4 original songs by the Heidelberg, Germany-based band, Classic Brian. Continue reading Classic Brian: Live Take-away show
Hey there, I’ve got a new short film up and running on my vimeo. If you’re a fan of cloud-watching you’re almost certain to be a fan of this short. Give it a gander. Enjoy! Continue reading Short Film: Clouds Caught Me Looking