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  • The Accidentals and The Beard

    The Accidentals and The Beard

    A few days I was blessed to join Ralston Bowles & Friends for a show at the Fredrick Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. Minutes before the show started Ralston introduced me to The Accidentals, an immensely talented group based in Traverse City, MI. The above video is a bit of what resulted, a mash-up of their song "Trouble" and two verses from "Spin Cycle" captured on my GoPro. Later in the…
  • Richardson’s Food & Liquor | Live

    Richardson’s Food & Liquor | Live

    Richardson's Food & Liquor performed last weekend at Billy's Lounge. There was great energy in the building, the love was overwhelming. To check out the studio version of this song featuring Ryan K. Wilson and produced by Nixon, click HERE. 5iveit LP & 5iveit EP (Limited Edition 2 CD Release) by Rick Chyme What are we going to do about gun violence in the United States? Considering the sta…
  • William C. Abney Middle School | 5iveit

    William C. Abney Middle School | 5iveit

    As the school year begins, I'm very eager to re-connect with the kids. Often we aren't able to film the work we do in schools, but here are two clips from last school year at William C. Abney Middle School in Grand Rapids, MI. This piece was the start of a motivational talk I gave, followed by a full performance over proper production. A few weeks after this visit, I returned and taught Language A…
  • Willow Jam

    Yesterday I discovered that Willow likes being used as a drum.
  • A Moment Captured in Chicago with Chali 2na

    A moment in Chicago with Chali 2na, The House Of Vibe and several others at The Bottom Lounge. Shout out to Joe Sturgill for capturing this moment on his pocket computer. This was following a Four Finger Five show. I sat in during their set and this happened later that morning. A special moment. Portions of the audio can be heard during the intro of the 5iveit LP. To purchase a the 5iveit LP &…