This is tantamount to a songwriting journal.

Faux Jean (born Matthew T. Schindler, 1969, Duluth, Minnesota) posts a new recording every week to an evolving album series on Bandcamp and writes about it here.

What is a song, anyway?

A song is an idea—an attempt to make sense of time through an arrangement of vibrations. That’s all.

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Trying to drop an unreleased recording (demos, out takes, voice memos) every Tuesday with an essay about the writing process or something adjacent to being a rock dude in a dad bod.


Faux Jean

Faux Jean is an artist (singer, composer, painter, poet) who muses about the poetic existence.