released September 15, 2015
all songs written, performed, recorded, and mixed by Tommy Ng
between June and September 2015
cantab percussion in Haley performed by Erica and Tommy
Air conditioning background noise performed by Haier Air Conditioner
1. (Letting Go) Haley
-Dolly Parton for writing "Jolene", The White Stripes for introducing me to it, and Miley Cyrus for inspiring this response.
2. (Nurture/Knowing What You've Got Before It's Gone) Sequoias
-Chad Stokes for making aware the cutting of these beautiful sequoias in Portland, the people of Eastmoreland and supporters of wilderness preservation who are taking a stand!
If we raise enough money for a deal to purchase the land we can have one less stupid condominium and save these ancient beings: friendsoftrees.org/donate-today-eastmoreland
also Joni Mitchell
3. (Trust) !
-Gandhi for Ahimsa, MLK for introducing it to Atlanta, my teachers, and myself, Tibet for revealing it, Erica for being my partner in it, the Crows of Calling All Crows for their musical and hands-on support of it, John Lennon and Yoko Ono's visual art piece "Happy Xmas! War is Over! (If You Want It)" for inspiring the idea for writing a song about it, and Granny and my Mom who made me want to share said song