I am a self taught ukulele player and singer-song writer doing my best to channel life's experiences into a magical conduit. My influences are Michael Franti, John Butler, Xavier Rudd, Flowmotion, Grateful Dead, The Doors, Brett Dennen, Citizen Cope and many more.

Wrong
After a long one month songwriting break I came up with this song in a flash, it features Uke, Uke Lead, Digital Drums and Bass, and back up vocals



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Clean Fresh Brand New Start
This song is some of my best effort and work.



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Love Overgrown
This song is a dreamy sort of sparkley trip through some emotions I was feeling over a long lonely weekend.



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The Good Times
This is a song about being at a concert on New Years Eve dancing with a girl.



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Depending On
Just a song about what could happen.



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I Love You
Just a tropical beat and a freestyle



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Easter Sunday
Its a song about the effects of Christianity on the native culture of Eskimos.



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Its Been A Long Time
A soft acoustic song about lovin life and spring time in the arctic.



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Souls WIll Find A Release
Sunday morning song (acoustic, lead and strings post production) inspired by a conversation with a friend in the afternoon.



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Content
This is a song adapted from a Katie Cugno poem "Content" written on her hammock in Hawaii



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Baby I've Been Bad
Song adapted from a Chrissy Engstrom Poem "Baby I've Been Bad"



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Anymore
Your Classic Relationship break up song



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Run To Make A Difference
A free verse improvisational song inspired to the day to day struggles of teaching native youth.



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Open Air
A short song on my tenor ukulele



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Forever
Just reminiscent song about a love. The words and guitar were made up on the spot as a reflection of the moment in time.



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Daunting Task
This instrumental seems to fit the group of songs as a testament to the emotions of this experience



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That Would Be Impossible
This is basically about what it is like to try say goodbye and explain to people why you are moving to an Eskimo island in the Bering Sea.



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Loosen This Load A Little
Another example of my song writing style, I just start playing, and the words of the moment come out, then I go back and produce the song as best as I can salvage it.



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Its You
The words for this song were adapted from a poem I wrote in January 08 inspired by a Sigur Ros song (which is in a nonsensical language) and then accompanied by guitar.



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Undertow
Just another rambling song, produced with lead and drums on the computer, yet more lyrics inspired by the cold reality of bush Alaska village life.



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Don't Know Why
A Free Verse song contemplating the various reasons for the Eskimo people in my village to leave and return to the community.



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Fragile Things
This song is an adaption/arrangement of the Will Pearson Poem "Fragile Things"



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Standin Still
This song is about what it feels like when you don't seem to be going any where at all. Its poppy and thats ok with me in this case.



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DMD Compact Disc Online
Radiate Warmth
This is a compilation of the highlights of a year's worth of musical, spiritual and mental exploration while being isolated teaching in an 170 person Eskimo Village on Nunivak Island in the Bering Sea, Alaska.

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DMD Compact Disc Online
Poet Collaboration
This is an entire album of other people's poems adapted to song.

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DMD Compact Disc Online
Year Two in Knowhere
All of the songs I've made since the beginning of my second year in Bush Alaska.

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Elisa13

5/12/2009 4:26:43 AM
Kale...I just listened to your song "Wrong"... I LOVE IT!! Im gonna listen to them all now...keep on goin! :)



Susan Iverson

4/2/2008 7:38:44 PM
Let me be the first non-artist to comment. This is great! Your songs sound great on this website. I am downloading every one as soon as I figure it out!



Kale Iverson

3/27/2008 3:30:27 PM
I'll be the first to comment on myself! I just hope everyone enjoys the musical fruits of a winter's worth of isolation and solitude, in all of its low fidelity, made in my living room quality. Feel free to comment and Be Good Family !


 

       

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This Summer's Tour:

May 16th - Come home from AK
May 16th - House Party @ Randy and Suzye's
May 19th - Fly to London
May 19th -June 22nd Travel Europe with Brother Hal: London, Bucharest, Rome, Italian Coast, Sardinia, Barcelona
June 22nd - Return to Washington
July 4th Maybe High Sierra Music Festival
4th of July - Maybe an Iverson Family Party
July 16th - 20th Northwest String Summit at Hornings Hideout, Oregon with Yonder Mountain String Band
July 22nd - 25th Considering 10,000 Lakes Festival in Minnesota
August 1st - 3rd Iverson/Wicks Family Campout at Conconully WA
August 7th -8th PHISH at the Gorge WA
August 14h -16th Flowmotion Summer Meltdown in WA
September 4th - 6th - Dave Matthews, Yonder Mountain String Band and G. Love and the Special Sauce at the GORGE in WA! !!!
September 7th Last Night of Bumbershoot in Seattle
October 21st - Jimmy Buffet at the Key Arena Seattle

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