Tag Archives: Deep Roots

ANGRY AND GRATEFUL AND MAYBE A LITTLE PARANOID…

As I write this, I’m experiencing simultaneous – perhaps conflicting – emotions. Allow me to explain. We just finished up our Fall Tour – which was a blast! We had a great time and it was so much fun to play … Continue reading

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ANTICIPOINTMENT

I love words. I guess that partly explains why I’m a songwriter; there’s something both mysterious and incredibly satisfying about taking a handful of nouns and verbs and shaping them into something new and beautiful. I like cleverness, wordplay, rhyme, alliteration – the whole … Continue reading

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OCTOBER NORTHWEST TOUR DATES

My acoustic trio is heading out for a Northwest tour in October. Catch our live show in Oregon, Washington and Idaho! Continue reading

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ALL CREATION

I grew up in Northern California, where my family attended a small church that met Sunday mornings, Sunday evenings and even Wednesday nights. If the church doors were open, we were there. First to arrive – and typically the last to leave.

And at every service, we sang hymns. These hymns were the first songs I ever knew, and they shaped a lot of my ideas about music and singing. Continue reading

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WAKING UP

Isn’t it Spring yet? Unfortunately, the answer is “no.” At least, not for another few days (March 20, to be precise). It has definitely been an unusual winter here at the Riggan Ranch in Idaho – and probably wherever you are.  This … Continue reading

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JANUARY SALE: THREE CDS FOR FIVE BUCKS!

It’s January! And it seems to me like a good time to clean out some of the CD’s that are lying around here. So here are a couple of special deals to entice y’all to click the “add to cart” … Continue reading

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‘TIS SO SWEET TO TRUST IN JESUS

With the Deep Roots project, I wanted to select and record hymns that speak to me, personally. I wanted songs that were full of good theology and had a timeless quality. It really didn’t matter to me when a song was composed. Some … Continue reading

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WHEN THEY RING THOSE GOLDEN BELLS

When I decided to record a CD of hymns, the very first song I chose was “When They Ring Those Golden Bells.” Continue reading

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LAST MINUTE SHOPPING DEALS!

It’s not too late to buy some great gifts for the music lovers in your circle of friends and family! And to make it easier (and more affordable), here are some great deals! Combo deals, steep discounts on close-out t-shirts … Continue reading

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HOW DEEP THE FATHER’S LOVE FOR US

My Deep Roots record is – strictly speaking – a hymns project. So while “How Deep The Father’s Love” was only written 20 years ago, I knew it would fit in beautifully with a set of older, classic songs of the Christian … Continue reading

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