E(a)rnest is the first album in Kim Salmon-s -solo- career to feature only the vocal, instrumental and songwriting talents of Kim Salmon. E*a(rnest is about the singer and the songs. Others may impress you with their noise through the smoke and lights of the party but E*a(rnest is for taking home. E*a(rnest is for lounging about with on a crisp spring day or enjoying in the intimacy of your fireside couch. A final word about E*a(rnest> Even if you-re expecting the unexpected, it won-t be what you expect. Contains a new reading of Cool Fire which was previously performed by the Beasts Of Bourbon.