Song Explanation: Tunnel Vision

This is the first in a series of posts explaining the songs from Flight Metaphor’s self-titled album. While music fans are always free to glean their own meaning from the songs they listen to, I’ve always been curious about the intent behind my favorite songwriters’ words. The songs on this album have a special … [Continue reading]

My Favorite Albums of 2015

It’s been a few years since I’ve made a post like this, but I thought I’d yet again share my favorite albums from the past year. I confess that I’m not as much of a music consumer as I was in the past, so there’s probably a lot of great stuff out there that I’m … [Continue reading]

The Weight (Thrice Cover)

A few years ago, I recorded a bunch of just-for-fun covers to share with friends and family. One of the songs I recorded was The Weight by one of my favorite bands, Thrice. For whatever reason, I didn’t think the performance was up to snuff, so I didn’t share it with too many people. … [Continue reading]

Thanks Dudes

Happy Thanksgiving! Today I wanted to share a few words about three relationships that are very important to me. This year in particular, I am very thankful for the friendship I share with my bandmates in Flight Metaphor.

Last weekend, we released our first project in over two years. In that time, we’ve seen … [Continue reading]

Rambling on the Resurrection

On Easter Sunday, I shared this tweet:

The Christian response to Easter: Philippians 3:10-11

— Mike Harvat (@mikeharvat) April 5, 2015

The passage referenced reads, “I want to know Christ—yes, to know the power of his resurrection and participation in his sufferings, becoming like him in his death, and so, somehow, attaining to the … [Continue reading]