Piecing Together A Song

Happy Monday, guys. Today, I figured I would share how the song 'Down Here' came together. Songs will come to me in different ways, and this one came, first, with an idea. To share the evolution of the song, I thought it best to give you the progression from idea to finished song, via iphone recordings....which is how I record most things these days. Half of me thinks this is a terrible idea...you'll hear why...the other half thinks it could be kind of fun to hear a song from it's infant stage, through to completion. So here goes:

This is where I start to sound ridiculous:

Finally putting together real words: 

Almost there: 

After almost 1 month, from start to finish, this is what we got!