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In Search of… House Concert Hosts!

The Search for 2017 Summer House Concert Tour Hosts is On! This year we are making house concerts a big part of how we relate to our community of listeners (you)! House concerts are an archetype of what is right

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Why Art Matters

This talk was first shared when Nate recently spoke at the local Kiwanis meeting here in Goshen, Ind. on December 8, 2016. We were encouraged by the audience response that morning, including a former school administrator standing and apologizing for the way

Posted in Art, Motivation, observations, thoughts about music

On the road to TX, TN, VA, DC, OH!

We are hitting the road! What’s your favorite part of traveling? For us, the road represents new experiences and possibilities, getting to encounter the friends we haven’t met yet, and the old friends we don’t get to see as often

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Recording Music at the “Wild Edges”

We’ve been working on the next iteration of songs from the SSB music machine – and will be revealing several surprises soon!   Nate & I have been recording at the wild edges — wild edges of our time, our

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Nate & Amber on “The Art of Asking”

It’s an amazing thing when we find people who can help guide us; shine light on the road ahead by sharing their own stories and learnings.  One recent treasure we uncovered was Amanda Palmer’s book, The Art of Asking: How

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