Jaspar Loes : Billboard In This Faint Little Light

CD [Cover Art for Jaspar Loes / Billboard In This Faint Little Light] Your Price: $21.87
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Sell date: 1/2006
Label: CD Baby
Mfg's Catalog#: 5637336
CDC Part#: 210039
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 Notes & Reviews
 
So I was walking home one day after two months into my final semester of college. I was taking a ballet class just for kicks, working on balance and posture. Those months were rather tumultuous, and I was listening to Cat Stevens all the time like crazy. That particular day, slogging through Minnesota slush and snow, I started singing 'Moonshadow' and it was like, who is singing? My voice had moved into a stronger part of me. Shortly after, I started writing songs. It has been over three years now since that first one, and billboard in this faint little light is a collection of mostly beginnings. You can't imagine how terribly excited I was when a friend of mine needed a songwriter to record. Together we took these first songs with a few others and made them into what I call quite a mix. Billboard (track 2) is the first song I ever wrote. Now these insecure lines hold a place of attention. I am so pleased. I don't come from snow country, but for now I call it home. I grew up in the Sonoran desert, and someday I'll find my way back there. Music is my way of balancing extremes. I have many - but through words I gain acceptance, through singing I gain a place for myself. These are things I hope I bring to people as they listen.

 
 Tracks
 
Not Gonna Do It
Billboard
All I Ever Wanted
Ask, Seek, Knock
Wide World
Little Star (For Christina)
Love
Stars in My Window
Mountain Song
Amy