Whirlwind is an EP which includes the songs Whirlwind, Oasis, Chemo Day and Merry Christmas 2020

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Video of Stone and Space, one of the songs from the inside track

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Song Whirlwind from Whirlwind

This video is about empathy for people who are accused of things of which they are innocent. It focuses around a sympathetic letter smuggled in to Rebecca Nurse who is locked in the Salem jail and awaiting her execution day. Rebecca is one of the women accused of being a witch in Salem MA in 1692. The letter in this song is fictitious, but such a letter, or similar words of empathy, could have been passed to Rebecca by a friend or relative.


The video includes images of 19th century paintings and engravings of the events as well as recent images taken in various locations in Salem, MA.