Author Archives: BarefootBran
Songs of an Ancient Truth
It’s been quiet on the music front here in Branland. Despite this, however, I have been hard at work at making new music. Over the last four or five years I’ve been working on the biggest project I’ve ever undertaken. … Continue reading
Meanwhile, Back on Earth…
What a year it has been. And like many artists and musicians in the past year, we have been given a bit of reflective time, and time to scour our archives and find hidden gems. The pandemic has given me … Continue reading
The Lost Trail…new adventure awaits!
Over the last two or three years my twin brother and I have been working on some new music…and it’s finally almost here! It’s called The Lost Trail. The Lost Trail is our new instrumental folk album born from our twin … Continue reading
Worn Out Shoes
I wanted to share a song with you. I wrote this song late last year, and it’s become one of my favorites of mine. It’s called Worn Out Shoes (and will be featured on my future album, The Other Side of the Sky). … Continue reading
Renunciation: Life-Denying or Life-Affirming?
I rarely post a blog, but I felt compelled to write this. Yesterday I was posed a question by a non-Buddhist friend. Because I participate in the pagan community—this question was asked at Kansas City Pagan Pride Day—some find it … Continue reading
The King of Dreams is HERE
Today’s the day. The King of Dreams is finally available! It’s HERE!! These last few weeks leading up to the release of the King of Dreams has been full of trials, if I’m being honest. About a week or so … Continue reading
Dreams Come True
A few days ago marked the end of the King of Dreams Album Creation Campaign. For two months, I ran a campaign to raise funds for the manufacturing of my upcoming album The King of Dreams and its companion coloring book A … Continue reading
The King of Dreams Campaign!!
Visit the Campaign page and find out how you can help! The time has come for The King of Dreams. The album I’ve been working furiously for almost a year. The album has evolved, shapeshifted, and finally is ready to be … Continue reading
Singin’, Coughin’, and Making It Work!
This last month has been one of excitement and exhaustion! Over a month ago I developed an extraordinarily annoying cold that lasted the whole month (I still have a few coughs here and there, but it’s pretty much been gone … Continue reading
A Blog Post about Playing Music! What else Did You Expect?!
I haven’t talked much about my last few gigs, amidst my focus on my upcoming album slated for an early 2017 release The King of Dreams. So I thought I’d spend the next few minutes talking about my last two … Continue reading