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The Best Kind of Friend is the One Who Inspires You.

I have some really cool friends doing really cool things, y’all. So in the interest of spreading the good, I thought you all might like some fun, some entertainment, and some links where you can be reassured that there are … Continue Reading

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A Little Fiona Apple

I love Fiona Apple’s song “Hot Knife”. I love the layers and the way it builds to the point where you can barely understand the lyrics of the newest layer. It felt like the perfect song to build a-cappella with … Continue Reading

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The Literary Elephant in the Room

At the end of last year, I wrote an essay about the journey of the last few years and where I found myself on the road to choosing happiness. I was pretty proud of it. I thought maybe it was … Continue Reading

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Daytrotter Session Released!

Our Daytrotter session was released at daytrotter.com this morning, just in time for my 30th birthday. I’m thrilled – it sounds great thanks to the brilliant engineering of Mike Gentry and the beats, bass and backups of Henri Benard, Andrew … Continue Reading

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How to be Human?

Saturday night we went to a 7-Eleven to pee. As we were walking up, a man held the door for the woman who was with him. She was wearing a hijab. As she started to walk into the door, she … Continue Reading

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Daytrotter Photo Blog

Last week we had a magical trip to Rock Island, IL and back for our Daytrotter Session and a Moeller Mondays set at Rozz-Tox with Laney Jones and the Spirits. Henri and Andrew flew to Denver from Phoenix and met … Continue Reading

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Cynics & Saints Denver Album Release Show

THIS FRIDAY! THE NIGHT I’VE BEEN WAITING FOR FOR THREE AND A HALF YEARS!

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Moon in my Heart Official Music Video

This Tuesday, The Huffington Post premiered the official music video for Moon in my Heart, directed by Sarah Megyesy, with animation by Evan McCandless. Thanks to the amazing crew of extras we worked with on the video for your talent … Continue Reading

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Cynics & Saints out 10.02!

“The Dove” premieres at PopMatters “Ruggles combines Americana and lavish 1970s Laurel Canyon singer-songwriter fare with the confidence of a master.” – PopMatters Immersive Records is very pleased to announce Lara Ruggles Cynics & Saints will be released on October … Continue Reading

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New Favorite: The Still Tide, Half Empty Rooms

I thought y’all should know about this EP. I’ve had it on repeat in my car for every little road trip I’ve been on lately, and it’s worth every repeat listen. Favorite tracks: “Field of Bells” and “Summer”. Bassist Anna … Continue Reading

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