Tour Diary, Friday, Feb 25, 2022

The Hamlet Inn in Solvang is nice and centrally located little motel that allows you to wake up and walk across the street and sit at a diner counter and get your bacon and eggs. I love diners. If I…

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Tour Diary, Feb 24, 2022

Driving up the 101 past the Summerland exit and memories of the first year we lived in California come back to me. That was when I was playing guitar in Sonny Mone’s band. Sonny was the singer in Crazy Horse…

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Tour Diary, February 18-21, 2022

Tracy and I leave a day early so we can mix a small bit of vacation with our shows. I booked a motel in Solvang that is about 300 feet from where I’ll be playing next week. It’s a nice…

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Spam Spam Spam Spam

Recently I got in the habit of checking my spam folder daily and was shocked that many non-spam emails were getting filtered there. I apologize if in the past you wrote me back and never heard from me. After today's…

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December 18, 2021 

Merry Merry and Happy Happy to you all. 

It’s been a while - this is a long one. 

I’ve been laying low the past few weeks prepping for 2022 and hoping to return to safe and healthy touring out there…

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December 10, 2021

I've been hibernating for a few weeks. It's a good and necessary thing. Re-charge the batteries and all. I had about 2 months were I was really kind of down and bleak. That shit comes and goes and finding ways…

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Off-Tour Tour Diary - November 1, 2021

The first time I went "on tour" was with my buds in The Gyspy Mechanics back in the late 90s. I say it was a "tour" but really we drove from Pepperell, MA to London, Ontario for one show in…

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2021

In the early 00s a friend was doing a recording up in Malibu and he asked me if I could come to the next days session because the guitar player on the session wasn't cutting it. We winded our way…

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Sept-October 2021 Tour Diary

Tour Diary Day 1 - September 10, 2021 

Woke up in Cape Cod ended up rocking in Lowell. The first club shows I ever played were in Lowell, MA. The Last Safe and Deposit was a former bank that had…

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on being an "Artist"

I have always felt slightly uneasy when someone referred to themselves as an "artist" unless they were some kind of painter, sculptor, Van Gogh or Michelangelo. I would see it while traveling and be staying at "the artist's flat" in…

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