Latest Album My Heart is my home

What began as a live-to-tape studio album came to fruition through remote collaborations, with the album’s central themes of personal healing, social change, and cultural transformation resonating even more deeply as we emerge from the pandemic.

Recorded at La Luna Recording and Sound in Kalamazoo, the album features Dave Bruzza (Greensky Bluegrass), Theo Katzman (Vulfpeck), Dan Rickabus (The Crane Wives), Jordan Hamilton (Last Gasp Collective) and Mike Shimmin (The Olllam, Joshua Davis).




Thunder Bay Folk Festival

Alpena, MI



Northern Natural

Kaleva, MI



Northern Natural

Kaleva, MI

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Video by B.A Miale, featuring lawn and garden maintenance by Gregory Stovetop and Chelsea Coy and emotional support from Swayze and Wilbur. Out with the lawns, in with the gardens.

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“Seth Bernard’s work for racial, economic and environmental justice has long inspired me. He also happens to be an absurdly talented singer, musician, and songwriter.”

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A Circulation of Solutions

My work focuses on proactive solutions for social-ecological systems by empowering creativity into a future we design collectively. We’re writing a new story together, and it requires all of our participation.

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A cure for pain

Hope for the future

These Dogtown Studio Session were special to me working with friends I’ve played with since my early teens.

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Let Love Light the way

“I know that the future of music is in good hands with people like Seth around to be its caretaker. More importantly, I know the future of our world is in good hands.”

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State of Water Podcast

New season launches September 24

A podcast focusing on clean water issues and their relationship to policy, equity, community and climate, hosted by Seth Bernard. State of Water is a program of the Michigan-based non-profit organization Title Track, and is powered by the Clean Water Campaign for Michigan. The podcast is made possible through a generous contribution from the Esperance Foundation.