Trailsongs: Volume 1

Today is Trailsongs: Volume 1 album release day, featuring 10 songs inspired by America’s National Parks. The album is available on CD, cassette tape, digital download, and streaming services. Guest musicians: Matt Mooney (Royal Holland, Koala Fires) and Lori Goldston(Nirvana, Earth, Mirah) Mixed and mastered by Mike Montgomery at Candyland Recording Studio in Dayton, KY Press for Trailsongs: Volume 1 10.25.21 – Cincinnati Magazine – Escape to the Wild with Kendall Bruns by M. Leigh Hood 10.14.21 … Continue reading Trailsongs: Volume 1


NPT010: Inspired by Pinnacles National Park, December 2015. When I visited, Pinnacles was the newest of the 59 National Parks, signed into law by President Barack Obama on January 10, 2013. One of the unusual features of the park is a series of talus caves that are home to at least thirteen species of bats. I scrambled through some of these caves during my visit and it made me think about my own mild claustrophobia which has caused me to avoid exploring caves in the past. Continue reading “Cavesong”