We Played REI DC's Grand Opening...

We had a blast playing a Rock-n-Romp show over the weekend for the Grand Opening of REI in DC with the homies Olivia Mancinia & the Mates and The NRIs. And Biz Markie played a little later. Yeah, that's right. We opened for Biz Markie.....kind of.

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#TBT to This American Life Playing a WWP Song...

This American Life has a new app out called Shortcut that lets you create clips from the show. Here's a throwback to the time they played, 'A Strange Experience' from the Dear Mr. Watterson score. It's a great episode on an important topic. You can listen here.

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Photos of our Jammin Java Show with Oh Pep!

Thank you to Lisa for again bringing her camera and taking some really great photos of our set at Jammin Java last week. And thanks to everyone who came out. We had a lot of fun. Oh Pep! and Micah were not only rad people, but played some quality music.

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Photos of our Charlottesville Show at The Garage!

Hey friends, We played a show last week in Charlottesville at The Garage and Lisa was kind enough to bring her camera along and take some photos. Also, Steph Faucher was there with her camera too and sent us her photos. You can view them on Facebook here. Thanks Lisa and Steph!!

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We Were Pirates Interviewed on Morning Edition!

Hi friends,

As I mentioned in last week's post, Kate and I got to go to NPR headquarters in DC do an interview for Morning Edition. They posted it online and you can stream it here.

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Local NPR Station WAMU Played ‘The Cheapening’

Thanks so much to our local DC area NPR affiliate, WAMU for playing 'The Cheapening' on Wednesday. I was actually listening at the time and got to catch it live. So cool. They're featuring all local interstitial music for the summer. It's been great hearing Oddisee, Deleted Scenes, The Sea Life.... Lots of really good stuff.

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Morning Edition Theme...

NPR's Morning Edition recently put out a call for musicians to re-imagine their theme music, and I finally had a chance to throw something together. Kate Rears Burgman came through with the cello and I played/recorded the rest of the instruments in my home studio.

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We're Coming Back to Charlottesville!

Charlottesville! We are very happy to be coming back to play a FREE acoustic show with our buddy, Michael Coleman. We were fortunate to get to share the stage with him a couple years ago. Looking forward to another great night at The Garage.

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New WWP Album, Matter, Out Now!

Today is the big day! The new album, Matter, is out. You can get it now at: iTunes  //  Bandcamp  //  Spotify  //  CD Baby (physical cd)  //  Amazon mp3

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13 Hour Instrumental Spotify Mix

Hi friends,

Last year while I was working on the new record, ‘Matter,’ I was spending a ton of time playing instruments and hunched over my computer recording/ programming/ mixing/ tcob/ etc…. Eventually my body got all bent out of shape about it (get it?) and my wrists and arms starting bothering me.

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Album Release Show at Black Cat in DC on 3.3.16!

Hi friends, We're celebrating the release of the new record, 'Matter,' with a show at one of our favorite venues, Black Cat, in DC on Thursday, March 3rd with our friends Color Palette & Me and Karen. We love Black Cat and are really looking forward to hanging out and playing some new and old songs. You can get your tickets here.

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New Single, 'Matter,' Out Now.

Today's the big day where you get to hear one of the songs from the new record! The song is called 'Matter,' and it's from the new record that is also called 'Matter.' That is a true story. The album comes out in March, but the single is out today! You can buy it at Bandcamp here. And you can stream it for free on Soundcloud.

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Photos From Baltimore 'Dear Mr. Watterson' Screening

A big thank you to everyone who helped make the ‘Dear Mr. Watterson’ screening in Baltimore at MICA such a fun night. We played a few songs from the film score before the screening and then I stuck around afterward to answer some questions from the audience. It was great.

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'Dear Mr. Watterson' Coming to DC & Baltimore...

Good news for all you Calvin and Hobbes fans in Baltimore and the DC area. There will be a couple of screenings of ‘Dear Mr. Watterson’ in the area and we’ll be playing some songs from the film score, live, before both screenings. And if people have questions, I’ll be sticking around to do a Q & A after each screening.

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