47. The Creative Process, Honest Songs, & Good Art - [Jon Torrence]

Becoming Human

Aug 28 2022 • 1 hr 35 mins

The Life of a Musician

Being a singer-songwriter and creating music, poetry, videos, and stories is a complicated role. Jon Torrence is a creator — but not just of art. He is a creator of meaningful experiences and seeks to put life into words and sounds.

This episode is a listening room for Jon Torrence of The Native Heart with live performances of four original songs and a host of conversations exploring the background of each song and ideas on creativity, the importance of music history, using stories to create art, and the balance of creating for popularity and creating for meaning.

Featured songs by Jon Torrence and The Native Heart:

  • Pass the Time
  • The Fallows
  • Fingerprints
  • David’s Song