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Brian Nelson a.k.a. Red Ninja is passionate about making music, making friends, experiencing life and living to tell the tale. Whether dropping heavy dub beats, cruising untouched Rocky Mountain powder, or talking shop about the music biz, Nelson’s approach is pure ninja.

The NorVa and Stick Figure

 

Photo: Matt Corkill

It’s late and I’m making the windy mountain drive home. Light patches of fog appear and disappear like phantoms, while Set in Stone bumps on the stereo, adding to the magic of the late night commute. “I’m wishing…I’m wishing right now… Read More

Birth of a Phoenix: the Rise of Raging Fyah

Some say the world will end in fire,
Some say in ice.

From what I’ve tasted of desire
I hold with those who favour fire.
-Robert Frost from “Fire and Ice”

Fire invokes transformation and purification. The Phoenix falling in a ball of flame, only… Read More