It was many years ago that me, Pamela and Sarah (3 years old?) went to my sister’s house for a Christmas Eve visit. At that time, my sister and her husband lived 10 minutes away with my niece Caitlin, 2 months shy of her 3rd birthday. Two 3 year olds on Christmas Eve, how […]
We will go to bed tonight, with family in the air. Safely and softly to land. They will be home again. Soon. Godspeed and God Bless. Nacht. ~m
When Michael Sembello released ‘Bossa Nova Hotel‘ back in 1983, I immediately bought it. Michael Sembello? Who the hell is that? If you remember the movie ‘Flashdance’, there was a song called ‘Maniac’. That was Michael Sembello. This guy/musician/singer has floated underneath the radar for years. Maybe that’s how he wanted it. His brother Danny […]
Yeah, got it goin’ on. This guy is quite impressive. Below is a pic of a steel used to play one of these bad boys. Dunlop 925. Sweet.
Get happy and sing!!!! Narwhals make everyone happy!
Sometimes when I start writing I have no clue as to what I will find; maybe that’s the beauty of the written word; an internal GPS on shuffle mode. I lost a friend of 30+ years last night and I’m fumbling for the right words tonight. I woke up this morning with nothing special […]
Ten things (11) I will not think about in My Last Seconds of Life I have thought about this for a few days now and believe I have come up with a viable, albeit weird, list of 10 things. These have occurred randomly as I go about my day but I think it’s a […]
When Jenna was born the year was 1990. A turbulent time for musicians. I used to play this song at the time in a band called ‘Cats’ with Paul Lirange [Fate / American Standard] We were an electronic duo consisting of drum machines and sequencers. Whenever I hear this song, it reminds me of that […]
Music has played a major part in my life. No surprise for those of you that know me. It introduced me to the love of my life, gained me acceptance in High School, been there for me when I was down and when I was up, brought me closer to God and has never […]
Grab a cup or glass of your preferred beverage, relax and listen. If you’re not into jazz/fusion this is NOT for you. But if you have an hour or so to kick around consider this my Christmas present to you. Svensson is incredible as is this video. I hope this thing plays . . […]