Apartment Heart

Apartment Heart

I never intended for this to be a love song. The inspiration came a few years ago, when I was hanging out with a friend. It was pretty early on in our[…]

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On Getting Older

Happy 2019, everybody. This year promises to be a special one for me, as my 30th birthday is coming up next week. Aging is a strange phenomenon. Supposedly, most cells in our[…]

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Wherever You Roam

It’s a little embarrassing how long I held onto this idea before I buckled down to write it. The chorus goes back all the way to spring 2011. It was around 10[…]

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Howl Pittsburgh covers The Middle

The Middle

How many pop songwriters does it take to screw in a lightbulb? Maybe it depends on how brightly they want it to shine. Lately, the Internet seems to enjoy poking fun at[…]

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A Thousand Miles by Vanessa Carlton

A Thousand Miles

My boyfriend/bandmate runs a site called Patrick Goes Pop, where he writes about his musical adventures and reviews albums, concerts, books, and more. He asked me to talk about my favorite song[…]

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