jeustan 13


Ypsilanti, US   Jan 31

Artist Bio

Influences:   A good breakfast sandwich with coffee in the afternoon, Mississippi John Hurt, Ray Charles, Ben Folds Five, Wire, Bill Evans, Debussy, Hank Williams, Steve Earle, Justin Townes Earle, Antônio Carlos Jobim, João Gilberto, Seu Jorge, Ani Difranco, Captain Beefheart, Nick Cave, Bowie, Prince, The Rolling Stones.

First time fawmer who has sat on unfinished songs since he first picked up music. Here to dream up completely new material in as many flavors and genres as I can and see them through.

Update: Thanks for the push, FAWM. I started and finished more songs since last week than I have in years.


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  • @zecoop  Mar 4

    Thanks so much for the nice comment... I've got three Tascams. I bought a 424mkII 4-track new in the 90's (still have it). When it broke I got a new one for cheap off EBay (before everyone wanted them). I eventually fixed the first one and then found the 488mkII 8-track on Craigslist three years ago for a really good deal. I highly recommend either of these - I love them. Both can record to four tracks at once and record at high speed with noise reduction so it's very clean and warm. 😀

    By the way, "A Path and a Log" was updated with vocals:
    Etymology by @vomvorton

  • @guatecoop  Mar 3

    Ok I’m back to listen more.

  • @brandondale72  Feb 28

    Dig your music man. Any interest in a jammin with a local just let me know. I’m always down. Live over in AA.

  • @hoppiern  Feb 28

    You and I are at 13 songs, so I’m going to break in here and say the world needs a 14th song from you!! Just some encouragement 😁

  • @amelea Feb 28

    Ben Folds Five!! yes. I also got a "video not available" and I also wanted to say hi to Cleveland (cat? That's awesome! A name that's a place, kinda like how I named my cat Capetown. That makes me feel better about myself. I've gotten lots of hmmm's at my naming choices apparently. But Capetown likes it! I think.. )

  • @sirius Feb 26

    Mew eomh mrrr. Maow meew arrwh.
    [Unfortunately I'm getting a "video not available" message with your link. Greetings to Cleveland.]

  • @looprication  Feb 26

    Hey looks like you’ve got some great momentum going here! Three songs in four days is nothing if you’re in the groove, best of luck from another native Detroiter!

  • @elainedimasi  Feb 24

    I'm glad you're enjoying FAWM! I'll be back to your board to listen as soon as I can!

  • @scubed  Feb 23

    Thanks very much for your generous comment on “Waiting for the Supernova”!

  • @treble Feb 23

    Thank you for your supportive comments on my skirmish Waiting. Congrats on being a first time FAWMer and accomplishing so much!

  • @nahlej381  Feb 20

    thanks for the words on "my dad" that's the singer of my band and his daughter. the track came out pretty sweet!

  • @nahlej381  Feb 20

    I'll check em out!

    hit me up anytime man!

  • @nahlej381  Feb 19

    Hey thanks for listening! I'd like to do a track with you sometime even if it's not this month. Lmk if you'd wanna do something. U have some great tunes man!

  • @phoenixash Feb 15

    Hey dear I sent you an email, did you get it?

  • @nahlej381  Feb 12

    Thanks for the kind words

  • @sjbatavia  Feb 11

    Very familiar with both Steve Earle and Justin Townes Earle. Keep up the good work. By the way, I used to travel to Ypsilanti fairly often for work.

  • @phoenixash Feb 10

    Hey, good send me an email:

  • @cindyrella  Feb 8

    If you see any other lyrics you're welcome to make another great song!

  • @kellylog99 Feb 8

    i love your stuff! such a good vibe, happy FAWM

  • @cindyrella  Feb 8

    That is wonderful! Now I want to write more old jazz 😀 Thanks!

  • @phoenixash Feb 6

    Thank you for the lovely comment and note, it really made my day. If you wanna try doing something dreamy hit me up

  • @phoenixash Feb 5

    Thanks for your comment on my track with Fuzzy

  • @zachagerty Feb 5

    hey thanks for listing to alone in the dark, shoot me an email if you want a copy of it to download. zac hagerty at gmail

  • @zecoop  Feb 5

    I've had your second song on standby for the last hour, but am stuck in a WebEx meeting at work. Don't they understand what the REAL important things are?! 😁 Thank you for the very nice comments. I'm always glad to see other Michigan folks here and really loved your first song. I was super happy with the bass line especially, for Leelanau. That was the first thing I played when I was adding my bass - I love when that happens!!

  • @nateger  Feb 5

    Thank you for the kind words on my alien song! I appreciate you checking it out 😀

  • @raindancerzero  Feb 4

    Thank you so much for your amazing comment, I really appreciate it!

  • @jeustan  Feb 1

    @elainedimasi Yes, that is the one! Home of the water tower, officially declared the "World's Most Phallic Building." It's hard to forget.

  • @elainedimasi  Feb 1

    Hey, welcome to FAWM! I was in Ann Arbor in the 90's - maybe I know the Ypsilanti of which you speak : - )

  • @fuzzy  Jan 31

    Welcome to FAWM!
    Many of us don't know what we're doing; we just make it up as we go!

  • @guatecoop  Jan 31

    It’s great to have you here. People are very helpful in fawm. Check out the forums, say hello, and ask any questions that you have. Happy fawming to you!

  • @w1n  Jan 31

    Hi jeustan, welcome to FAWM.

  • @klaus  Jan 31

    Hi jeustan. If you don't know what you're doing you'll fit right in here. Please, check Help/FAQ and Forums for more info and welcome to Fawm 2020. 😀