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Show me the gates, I’m going in / Hollowed are the holes I used to swim / Dance with the ghosts, veiled and thin / Followed, wolves, in sheep skin
Let me see them / Let me see the night / Let me see them / Darkness holds the light / Walk in the sea, fierce and free / Swallowed, I’m down on my knees / Let me feel it, let me feel it now / Let me feel it – healing in the sound / Sing me the sky, I’m falling in / Shadow – crow calls as kin / Let me hear it, let me hear it now / Let me sing it, Let me sing it loud


from Ghosts Be Free, released September 19, 2012
Sean Burns (vocals, acoustic guitar), Zach Gill (keys), Todd Sickafoose (upright bass), Aaron Kierbel (drums), Lebo (electric guitar)



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Professor Burns and the Lilac Field Berkeley, California

"Definitely headed to great places" says the San Francisco Chronicle of this Berkeley based, indie folk roots singer- songwriter. Prof. Burns is a rare musical bird with a rich history as a poet, historian, and college professor. Backed by some of California's best, the songs conjure a lyrical and musical vibe the likes of Iron and Wine, Bright Eyes, Ben Harper, Van Morrison, and M Ward. ... more

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