Song du Jour

Tuesdays @ 9

March 11, 2010 |

Lately, I’ve started to go to Tuesdays @ 9 which is this fun workshop series by the Naked Angels. They have writers and actors show up every week and the writers have the actors do some readings of stuff they’re … Read More

Song du Jour: “Little Ships”

March 9, 2010 |

Week #10 of Song du Jour! This week’s song is called “Little Ships” and it’s based on a conversation I had with Kristen. About waiting for your ship to come in, that it doesn’t need to be a big ship. … Read More

Song du Jour: “Evil Twin”

March 2, 2010 |

This is week #9 of Song du Jour. It’s called “Evil Twin”. Had to write this very quickly this afternoon to make the deadline, but here it is. It’s about… being an evil twin.

Evil Twin If I … Read More

Song du Jour: You’ll Come Back Someday

February 23, 2010 |

Here’s the new one… Week #8 of Song du Jour: “You’ll Come Back Someday”. This was inspired by the train ride out to Los Angeles. No offense to people from Kansas!

You’ll Come Back Some Day She’s gone … Read More

Song du Jour: My Hands

February 16, 2010 | | 2 Comments

This is week #7 of Song du Jour. It’s called “My Hands” and it’s about being a hand model and written for Ashly Covington who said to me, you should write a song about being a hand model. (She’s a … Read More

Song du Jour: Not A Funny Valentine

February 9, 2010 |

Here’s week 6 of Song du Jour: “Not A Funny Valentine”. I was sort of influenced by Elvis Costello(my favorite!)’s love of the old song “My Funny Valentine”. So this one’s about the not funny valentine. When you’re Charlie Brown … Read More

Song du Jour: If I Could Say Goodbye

February 2, 2010 |

Here is week 5 of Song du Jour. It’s called “If I Could Say Goodbye”. Not much to say about it, but I’ve had this progression for a little while and a suggestion of a melody so this morning I … Read More

Song du Jour: House of Pies

January 26, 2010 |

Here is week 4 of Song du Jour. It’s called “House of Pies”. Because we live near the House of Pies and I thought… what if someone really built a house of pies. Why would he do that? I also … Read More

Song du Jour: Down Franklin

January 19, 2010 |

Song du Jour, Week #3! This one is called “Down Franklin”. It was inspired because Porter said I should write about a street in LA that hasn’t been put into a song before. As far as I know, it hasn’t … Read More

Song du Jour: One In A Million

January 12, 2010 |

Here is week 2 of 2010’s Song du Jour…. It’s called “One In A Million”.

One In A Million

She’s one in a million

Chances only say when somebody finds you Well, somebody tried to Chances only … Read More