Noisy Donut Shop

There are those rare times in life that upon looking back, become something very special. The music scene in Ojai, Ca in 2009-2010 was one of those times. I didn’t know it then, but my good friend Brad Buley did. He came up to me the night after the first Seraphim Rising concert. We were hanging at Movinos downtown and he came up to me and he said, “you’ve changed everything, you know that.” I was like, “yeah, whatever” with a shrug and a smile and he was like, ” no really, you’ve changed it, you’ll see”.

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What I Don’t Know Must Be Shown

It’s the running that kept me silent. All the dark places and the reasons for things I wish I didn’t know. There exists a need to dominate. The fear of uncertainty like the necessity of a challenge. There, creates the need to forget. I have been good at that until now. Narrow goals along lonesome highways propagated across my time. Convinced of needing more, I fought against my forgetting. A battle gaining strength in conflict. And for some reason, today I spoke and so I stopped running. Continue reading “What I Don’t Know Must Be Shown”

Solo Acoustic Performance


A rock ‘n roll night at Ojai’s infamous Deer Lodge featuring a solo acoustic opening by Attasalina followed by the country soul stylings of the Dan Grimm Band.

After considerable time away from the stage, Attasalina returns to Ojai to showcase new material as well as songs from The Seraphim Rising album Life in Suspension. Voice and 12-string guitar will stand alone, inviting you to experience the raw, singer-songwriter performance that sparked TSR into existence.

Dan Grimm is an American singer/songwriter with two recorded albums: Corvus Crow and Ventucky and is the lead singer for The Dan Grimm Band. Their sound blends vintage guitar rock with California country, folk, and progressive story telling.

Albums will be available at the show, so be sure to save a few bucks to support your local artists!

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Venus In Furs

Venus In Furs
The Seraphim Rising EP Life In Suspension
Documentary footage of the Swing House recording sessions
film by Seraphim Doctrine

The Swing House building was home to Tim Burton and his production studio before transforming into a hub of music production which has seen the likes of Marilyn Mansion, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Iggy Pop, Bauhaus and She Wants Revenge and hundreds more from the Famous to the Infamous rehearsing, recording and no doubt wandering the halls and admiring the artwork…