We covered the song “Angela” by the Lumineers! Have a listen and tell us what you think! It’s mashed up with another song, that I hope you can get behind.
Our drummer got hired for the National Tour of Kinky Boots! Don’t worry, he’s coming back in June!
This Thanksgiving break, Paul and I decided to record me attempting to sing all the parts of Carol of The Bells. This is how it turned out!
We just released a new single! It’s called Karma and the music video features some amazing skaters from the Moxi Skate Team. Enjoy!
Merry Christmas from Here To Make friends! As we wrap up 2017, we wanted to share our version of "I'll Be Home For Christmas". Love and light to you all this holiday season, wherever you may be!
We have more new music for you all! Click into our blog to read our thoughts on the matter and to snag yourself a Christmas download!
Want to know how sleeping late can mean the death to your productivity? Read on!
Wanna know how collaborating benefits you as a musician? Read on! We are also featuring a collaborative project with Jackson Boling in this blog. A cover song of one of our favorite Sam Cooke tunes. Enjoy!
Are you a creative rut and in search of some inspiration? Well, you have come to the right spot. I have curated some of my favorite business and entrepreneurial books for you to check out. Read on for my top picks!
Is your biggest challenge in music trying to get the finished product memorized and polished? Read on for some effective ways to get your music "show ready"!
We are on Spotify! We wanted to take a moment to thank the people who continue to encourage us and bask in our tiny step forward!
Are you thinking about booking a band for your wedding reception or ceremony? Read on to figure out the details you'll need to pin down before you start that process!
Want to know what it is like working on a cruise ship as a musician? Read on!
We put out a new EP! You can click here to listen to it or find it at https://heretomakefriends.bandcamp.com/album/restless-eyes-ep. Thanks for listening, as always!
While putting together our own hour-long Beatles set, we put some thought into how all musicians can take a leaf out of their book. Read the blog to find out six ways The Beatles did it right.
We got a new guitar player! His name is Nate, and he is awesome! Read the blog to learn a little bit more about him and catch up with us on some band updates.
"Still Waiting" is an original song written by Paul Merendino Jr. It's an honest piece about how it feels to be waiting for answers on one side of a love affair. Enjoy, and let us know what you think!
Today we're releasing our new EP! Months of work has been condensed down to six songs for your auditory pleasure. We're gonna take a beat and bask in having this project completed, and then it's on to round two!
We're honoring a request and covering "Hallelujah" by Leonard Cohen. Enjoy!
In our current world that is filled with so much discouragement towards young artists, we wanted to share an upbeat article about sticking with it and choosing the creative path. It's not always easy to do what you love, but isn't it harder to give it up?
Today we're covering one of our all time favorite Bob Dylan songs. Let us know what you think!
Now that we've expanded our community from itsy-bitsy to small, we've decided to let you in on who we are and what we're doing here!
This song was written while we were working out at sea. Read a bit about the backstory here.
Want to know some silly ways we tend to sabotage our auditions? Read on!
Happy Holidays from Here To Make Friends!
We've got some creative New Year's Resolutions that will help our fellow musicians start out 2016 the right way!
Are you struggling to write music that stands out? Here are four helpful tips that will get you on your way to your best material yet.