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Never Wanted to Fall in Love
Never Wanted to Fall in Love

Mike had the idea for the song. He sent it to me and we emailed back and forth about it (we started Haviland while we both lived in Denver; now he lives in Seattle and I live in Nashville). Here’s an example of what it’s like collaborating over the internet. On Jul 25, 2011, at [...]

Hurricane
Hurricane

Haviland really started with this song.  Aaron and I had been writing and working on demos for months; I even played a couple shows with him, but then I left Denver and moved to Seattle.  I thought any music endeavors with him would not continue, as we were now living 1000 miles apart. A couple [...]

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Shoot for the Moon
Shoot for the Moon

I’m not sure any longer what it means to follow your dreams. It’s a phrase that gets tossed around all the time. Whatever the case, I think it’s closely connected to how we want people to look at us and remember us. What sort of difference are we making in the world? And all those [...]

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Switzerland
Switzerland

Mike came to me with the musical idea for this song in its early stages. I was blown away. I’m not sure how it evolved into a song called Switzerland. Writing music is mysterious in that sense. Particularly with lyrics. The content comes from a personal place. I don’t want to say much more than [...]

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