Friday, March 22, 2019
Sometimes I look at my guitar hanging on the wall, and I get a little upset. I’ve got like 13 guitars, but I’m talking about my Guild guitar.  My baby that I’ve had since I was 17. We don’t hang...
Music is my life, and it's always been...but my relationship with it has changed so much over the years.  It’s really no different, I suppose, than a relationship with another person, whether that be a friend, or a romantic...
Since I was a little kid, I always had a natural inclination for rhythm. I remember taking my mom’s knitting needles and pretending they were drumsticks. I played drums on chairs, tables, and any other object that produced any...
It took more than 20 years for fate to finally catch up with me and see The Cure live.  But first, there had to be many moons and a hundred anecdotes and transcendental changes in my life. It all started...
Several people have told us one of their favorite songs from our Transit-Eons EP is Better Off Alone.  I took a listen to the song recently, and it hit me that Adderall and alcohol had a huge role in the...
I was just thinking to myself this morning of the importance of opening our hearts and sharing with others what’s at the core of us, and I was thinking of the various ways I've dealt with life since I...
Pinto and the Bean Practice

About Us

We're two guys from Chicago who started this little band back in 2010. We're very passionate about the music we write, and we really don't know what we'd be doing with our lives if music didn't fuel our hearts. OUR...
Just decided to add a random blog post here because it's been so damn long since we've written anything. And starting to realize this blog will probably become a little bit more of a journal than a place that is...
The details of what happened AFTER escaping the ‘real world’ to focus on music, aren't pretty.  It’s when life actually kicked in…I swore to never write another song again about being trapped in the monotony of life.  So, leaving...