An American Writer, Recording Artist, and Social Commentator from Seattle who spends most of his time in Eastern Europe. You can use his music freely for any non-commercial projects. Contact Abscondo if you have any questions or requests about commercial projects. Visit the remix site for source material: http://www.abscondo.com/source

Strangled Into Gray

An anthem about the personal struggle against the forces of conformity.

[ tags: teachers preachers doctors anticonformist ] [ genres: acoustic indie ] [ info: 3:40 mp3 ccbysa2.5 ]

Tattoo Angel

A seductive song about a woman whose tattoo is taken as a symbol of her fleeting youth.

[ tags: fun cafe youth tattoo passion carefree ] [ genres: acoustic folk ] [ info: 3:04 mp3 ccbysa2.5 ]

Midnight Snow

This is the title track from the album "Midnight Snow". This track is about the pain that inevitably follows many of life's most beautiful experiences, symbolized by the departure of a lover.

[ tags: rain pain love loss snow beauty ] [ genres: acoustic orchestral ] [ info: 3:49 mp3 ccbysa2.5 ]

Buyer Beware

A song that celebrates giving in to someone despite the fact that there can be no tomorrow.

[ tags: seduction relationship affair ] [ genres: acoustic indie ] [ info: 5:00 mp3 ccbysa2.5 ]

Candle Glow

Intimate, quiet song about those dark, sacred, beautiful nights set to perfect music and candle-light. Candle Glow is about finding the courage to embrace such experiences in the midst of, and despite of, our daily struggles.

[ tags: candle flame intimacy bliss pleasure ] [ genres: acoustic downtempo ] [ info: 4:03 mp3 ccbysa2.5 ]

Morning Rain

A melodic song about waking up to a dreary, gray morning of routines and responsibilities. "Morning Rain" celebrates our individual struggles against those necessary aspects of life which tend to leave us forgetting to notice life's beauty and inspiration.

[ tags: rain alarm clock work boredom struggle ] [ genres: acoustic folk ] [ info: 3:04 mp3 ccbysa2.5 ]

Beneath The Lies

A laid-back, soft, melodic rant against the forces of oppression and the forces against basic human dignity. A reminder that we all want the same basic freedoms and we all know what's right.

[ tags: human freedom rights dignity respect ] [ genres: acoustic indie ] [ info: 2:30 mp3 ccbysa2.5 ]


An ambient yet rhythmic song about how frustrating and sickening it can be to understand the damage we are doing to the planet as cancer-like humans.

[ tags: green environmental anticonsumerist ] [ genres: acoustic ambient ] [ info: 3:41 mp3 ccbysa2.5 ]


A melodic rant against ignorance, conformity, and oppression which suggests the importance of finding one's own voice and space in the world.

[ tags: anticonformity antioppression anticorporate ] [ genres: acoustic folk ] [ info: 3:37 mp3 ccbysa2.5 ]


[ tags: sentimental memories longing ] [ genres: acoustic folk ] [ info: 4:17 mp3 ccbysa2.5 ]

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