How To Get Over A Break Up | Practical Actions That Work.
The backstory to my song “Dawn Of A New Day”, now streaming on Spotify, is all about getting over a break up. Getting over divorce, actually. It’s true that time heals all wounds. That may sound trite. But it’s true. With that said, there are actions you can take right now to get you moving…
How To Get Out Of Your Own Way
Truly life blasts into an entirely new dimension when we identify and exterminate the things that are holding us back. In this episode of The Backstory: My Life In A Lyric, I offer three tips on how to break down the barriers between you and your greatest successes.
THEY ALL FIRED ME! MY WORST PERFORMANCES EVER!
Levi runs down the long list of holiday jobs that turned out to be epic fails. This excerpt is from the annual Home For The Holidays Tour.
Healing Sexual Shame & Building Self-Esteem
There’s a song called Summer Rain on my new album Liberated. It’s an easy, feel-good song about having intimacy with someone that you’re falling in love with for the very first time. For me, it was a very important song to write as I have a history of sexual shame. A lot of us do. …
THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN INFATUATION AND REAL LOVE
My song Best Day Ever appears to be just another happy, hooky song about falling in love. But the backstory is that it was inspired by my infatuation with someone I had no business being with. In hindsight, I wish I would have known the difference between infatuation and real love. I’ve come up with…
Levi Kreis & Ty Herndon: An Intimate Conversation
Grammy nominated country artist Ty Herndon talks to Tony Award Winner Levi Kreis about his new album and the dark rooms songwriters often go into when trying to articulate their deepest pain.
GAG REEL – Levi Kreis & Ty Herndon On-Set
As deep as our one hour interview special became, I don’t think either Ty nor myself are capable of taking anything too seriously. Check out all the silliness, the singing, and my OCD getting the better of me.
My Awkward Meeting with Dolly Parton
The best theme park funnel cake in the world ain’t sweeter than this unforgettable day at Dollywood. Check out how Dolly Parton herself baptized me into the music business.
Defining The Inner Circle: Patreon
I meet more and more singer-songwriters who went to college for a degree in audio and video production. It’s common knowledge now – to a social media audience, a young artist’s ability to create engaging video content is arguably more important than the actual music. Quincy Jones recently gave a staggeringly truthful article about the…
There’s a fire in you that no past can put out. For those of you who reside in the north, or those of you who share my northern European heritage, this is a sacred time of year. The dark, icy tendrils of winter still grip the land, but we anticipate it’s harshness coming to an…