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About “The Kindness of Strangers”

I think about a lot of things when I think about the kindness of strangers. But one moment sticks out. It happened at the start of the pandemic, close to when I wrote this song. I talk about it in this video. Love, Aaron

About This Banjo

I’m always conflicted about adding banjo to a recording because it’s such a specific and recognizable sound. Nobody hears a banjo and thinks, My goodness, what is that instrument? But I think the sound works in “The Kindness of Strangers.” It helps keep the song lighter.  I bought this banjo in Fargo, North Dakota. I …

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10 Songs About Kindness

I typed in the word “kindness” and then listened to a bunch of songs with the word “kind” or “kindness” in them. This is a playlist of the ones I liked best. Be warned, it will put you in a positive mood and a general love for humanity. Love, Aaron LISTEN:YouTube (or below on this …

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How Your Merch Gets to You

Let’s say you order a t-shirt from me. What do you think happens next? Wonder no more, I’m going to show you in this video below. Looking for a gift? Check out the Merch page here. Love,Aaron