The Baited Line

From Deep Sea Vents (album), 2024.

Features: Bruce Hornsby (vocals), Alex Sopp (flute), Hideaki Aomori (clarinet), C.J. Camerieri (trumpet), Rob Moose (violin), Nadia Sirota (viola), Gabriel Cabezas (cello)


Bounding main

The mass of water occupying all of the Earth’s surface not occupied by land (but not including lakes and inland seas).


A flat-bottomed boat. Famously, the James River bateau transported tobacco along the James River in Bruce’s home state of Virginia until 1840. It’s commemorated each year in a festival. See also:



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