Check Out The Hunts!


I’ve been working for several days on a blog post. They aren’t normally this time-consuming, but this one is a bit complicated. But since I don’t want to go another day without a post, let me take a brief departure from the normal kind of stuff I do here.

Introducing the Hunts

The Hunts have been our dear friends for many years. They are a homeschooling family of nine who spend much of their time traveling around the country performing music. When they are home, they run music camps and teach music. They introduced my own daughters to two of their passions: Irish dance and violin. Most the kids (maybe all?) have been WriteAtHome students as well.

And they have just released a new album! Unlike most of their previous recordings, this one is all original material written by the kids. It’s in the indie-folk category and it’s genuinely good. A popular local rock station plays songs from it regularly. The album title is We Were Young (which I find funny because they are still young!).

What I’m saying is — you should buy it! It’s available for download on iTunes.

You can also order it from their website here.

Below are some of their YouTube videos. Hope you like them!


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  1. Erin

    I’ve trying to find where I can buy their record, but it’s no longer available on iTunes, amazon or their website. Do you know why or if it will become available again soon?

    • Brian Wasko
      Brian Wasko11-01-2013

      Weird. No idea.

    • Brian Wasko
      Brian Wasko11-03-2013

      Hi Erin, I talked to the Hunts today. Apparently, their new record label has pulled the album temporarily because they want to make a big deal launch. So, hang tight. It will be available again soon. :)

  2. jenni

    thanks for the kind post! you guys are so dear to our hearts!

    • Brian Wasko
      Brian Wasko12-20-2012

      No problem. Just give WriteAtHome some props for helping you guys develop your song writing skills! :)

  3. Robin

    They’re very talented — my favorite is their version of ‘Hallelujah.’ What an interesting life, to travel around with your family…I imagine those siblings have to build pretty strong friendships with one another too!

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