I’ve posted a new video on YouTube! I recently recorded it in Mazunte, Mexico. It was totally down to the wire because the NPR Tiny Desk deadline was February 2. Despite the pressure, I was able to enter it on time. We’ll see if it is accepted and anyone likes it. I sure hope so. And I hope you enjoy it too! JN
My travels recently took me through Nicaragua, and I remembered the Clash put out a triple album named Sandinista!, so I felt it would make for a good post. If you recall, the Clash were never shy about social topics or politics in their music (e.g. “Spanish Bombs“), so the name Sandinista! shouldn’t come as a surprise. Without being longwinded (you can read more via Google and Wikipedia), the album title refers to the rebels, i.e. the […]
The idea for this post started out when I remarked to myself, “Why didn’t I know about this album before?!” as I listened to Wild Light’s LP Adult Nights. My original intent was to write about creeper albums, i.e. albums you don’t find out about until later than you should have, or albums which a friend shares with you, but you don’t get around listening to for a while. Such was the case […]
Hello and thank your for checking out my page.
I’m Jason Norman, an independent musician from Michigan. I write pop/rock songs in the vein of Tom Petty, Elvis Costello, Jackson Browne and many more. My inspirations are vast and include those previously named in addition to David Bowie, Lou Reed, Caetano Veloso and many, many more.
I really hope you enjoy my music, and I’m grateful you stopped by to have a listen.