Lenise Bent: profile of a versatile pioneer

Lenise and I first met in 2012, then again in 2013 when we sat on panels together at the Independent Music Conference in Los Angeles.  I immediately enjoyed her and her energy, and I’m so grateful we stayed in touch…


“Gently Down the Stream”

The video and song say it all beautifully, click below to see.


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My Icebreaker Speech: “Feet First”

The goal of the “Icebreaker” is to introduce yourself to your Toastmasters group in 4 to 6 minutes. My main challenge was deciding what to leave out! I called it “Feet First” and this was my intro:

“ I was…


What Do You Love About Clara?

We are working on a new release coming out this summer and it is important to us that we include all of our amazing fans in the process. It is going to be unlike anything you've heard from Clara before

In Memory of Bob “Rocko” Rhodes

Rocko Rhodes was a dear friend and a very kind soul. I first met him when I lived in Alameda, Ca. We talked about music, he was a musician and an avid supporter of the local music scene, we


Help One Another Do What You Love

The day before Christmas homeless Robert approached me in a parking lot and asked if he could wash my windows. I had cash on me and my windows were filthy. I asked him where he was staying. Under the bridge…



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All proceeds go to M.O.A.S and as Julie Matthews mentioned: “I believe we are making a real difference together, not just through the money raised…