Confessions of a songwriter

It seems odd sometimes I suppose, given everything I've been through that I don't often feel inclined to write about the lower points of life...

There was a time when I got my heart slightly damaged, and I wrote…

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My Roots

I got in late last night, nearly midnight I believe it was... I had gone down to play some songs with my good buddy Mitch Ellis who was playing at a Pub in Fairfield Ohio, it felt good to fiddle…

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The Perfect Myth

There's a myth that seems to always be around, that people on Instagram don't have dirty dishes stacked in little piles out of frame, and that coffee shop acts always play to a full house. That opening acts just got…

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Radio Silence...

When I was a kid, I lived with the radio on all the time... The local Country station was a valuable asset that gave out solid weather forecasts and broke into the action when big storms loomed to keep the…

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Seasons

The last few years have been kinda crazy, moving back to the mid-west from Florida, finding work in the most obscure places and finding my voice as an artist again.

It is 4:25 am as I sit here…

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Maybe When I'm Older

Maybe when I'm older it will all make sense

Maybe when I'm grayer my voice will need the rest

 

"I don't want to be on my deathbed wishing I had played more music and taken more risks

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The Sideman

 

Boy am I tired! The gear is all back in the house, all the guitars, amps and pedals are neatly stacked in the corner waiting for the next gig, and of course I’ll likely change the strings tomorrow afternoon…

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DIY, why would you want to do that?

DIY Music? Who would want to do that?! 
Ok so in the past I have been scolded for making fun of “The Voice” and at times I have been rather coy when asked to be part of some sort of…

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Periodic playlist for Spotify users!

So I thought that maybe I should kick in a playlist of music that I like and listen to often... So I'm picking my favorite Americana and traditional Country/Folk artists and sharing their music through playlists! It's the stuff I… Read more
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Giant 96.5 Interview

Here's a quick cross posting from the radio interview with our friends over at Giant 96! Two songs and some discussion about music and the scene!  LISTEN HERE

Dear Ryan Adams

Dear Ryan Adams 

I’m a big fan of yours, and your music has been a great source of inspiration to me over the years! Heartbreaker is one of my all time favorite records and Ashes And Fire has songs…

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