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European Tour Journal:  Germany - Cologne (Koln)

European Tour Journal: Germany – Cologne (Koln)

September 15, 2014 (Riding another train from Berlin to the Isle of Fehmarn with Orion Walsh.) Our two shows in Koln were unbelievable. First, we played a loft show with a duo called Jenna and Jesse. They were two Americans from San Francisco also touring all over Germany with our sometimes tour manager, Christophe. The...
European Tour Journal:  Germany - The Arrival

European Tour Journal: Germany – The Arrival

September 8, 2014 After 10 hours of flying and switching train after train, I arrived in Frankfurt and met up with my tour mate for this leg, Orion Walsh.  We played a venue called Gluck Ist Jeszt in their patio and I listened to my voice ring through the streets:  ricocheting off of the tall...
European Tour Journal:  Oslo, Norway

European Tour Journal: Oslo, Norway

Thursday September 4, 2014 I sit under the city of Oslo, Norway at this moment.  About to get on the number 5 Tram to City Center and navigate my way quickly to my show at Queen’s Pub.  It is the oldest bar in Norway. This shouldn’t be a shock to me but I will be...
Atalanta Today - Europe Tomorrow.  European Tour Dates & News

Atalanta Today – Europe Tomorrow. European Tour Dates & News

  Phew.  For A Minute There I Lost Myself.   I am not good at editing text.  Forgive me The last 5 weeks in Nashville have been INTENSE.  It’s been a non-stop volley of culture-shock, getting to know the city with all of it’s changes, getting to know my self, re-aquainting myself with my dearest...
Nashville.  The Return Home.

Nashville. The Return Home.

My decision to move back to Nashville came as a surprise to many of you and was not at all a surprise to those who knew me best.  It is true:  when I left the city for Portland three years ago, I was fleeing for my life in many ways:  both physical and artistic.  At...
The Water Under Heaven - Tour Dates Announced!!!

The Water Under Heaven – Tour Dates Announced!!!

- I HAVE ARRIVED IN BEND, OR - Getting my tires changed before a tour seems to be manifesting as a tradition.  But, I am glad I did it as I hit my first snow fall during the three hour drive to Bend, OR to meetup with my buddies for this tour, Billy from Third...
The Water Under Heaven

The Water Under Heaven

-It’s Wet Outside- Of course it is.  I live in Portland, OR.  But to help ring in fall there is a great show happening this evening and I would love to see you Portlanders there!  I will be playing solo to open the evening tonight at The White Eagle.  There’s a poster.  I don’t need...
Thankfulness Finding It's Way (Free Music Offer)

Thankfulness Finding It’s Way (Free Music Offer)

- WELCOME ALL - As I write this what will become a gorgeous Portland, Oregon sunset is just beginning to stretch and yawn in preparation for what I am guessing is going to be pretty spectacular. I will finish these words I am writing you, grab my car, and fly to my favorite sunset viewing...
The Calm Between Storms

The Calm Between Storms

  - WELCOME EVERYONE - Well, I hardly know what to say.  It’s been a crazy, whirlwind 2 months… Let’s face it… for me it’s been more like 5 as all the planning for a tour requires a great deal of work beforehand. THANKS! I just want to start by saying thank you to all...
Wow... There Is Just So Much!!!

Wow… There Is Just So Much!!!

I write this from the living room of my best friend, Whitney Williams. Around me Chelsea & Joel Wilde (of Minor Birds) are packing their things and getting the van ready for our jaunt out to San Diego to play our next show. Last night was Hotel Cafe, a beautiful space, and kind staff. We...
One Hour To Go!!!!!

One Hour To Go!!!!!

THANK YOU SO MUCH EVERYONE FOR YOUR HELP WITH OUR KICKSTARTER PROJECT! I don’t think I realized how much energy this was going to take in the long run. But you all are WONDERFUL and myself (Kat Jones) and Minor Birds are so thankful for all our friends and fans who have gotten involved and...
Happy Valentines Day Everyone!!!

Happy Valentines Day Everyone!!!

Happy Valentine’s Day Everyone!!! Well, I am pretty excited today.  My friend Lacey came over, we’d worked most of the day away in the craft room and have ended up with these: All of them are painted w/ chalkboard paint btw… so you can write whatever you like on it as well These guys are...