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The Future

August 27, 2016 (NEW) — That’s what consumes my thoughts right now, everything from what I want this chapter of my life to be, to the future of music. I have this view of what[…]

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Thanks for Three Years

August 20, 2016 — On August 20, 2013, went live with a huge party. That’s three years and running! I like to mark important times and to thank all the people who matter to[…]

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Even Mick Makes Mistakes

August 14, 2016 – Ah, the dreaded M-word. We all make them. Without getting too deep this week … because I can barely think let alone write right now, I think that’s the theme this[…]



August 7, 2016 — Taking my bustle out of my new hedgerow (yes, I’m finally done planting my hedge plants), I’m catching up on the Olympics. I’m not sure one who has done as little[…]

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Rock Icon Country Boy

July 31, 2016 — There was a time when I couldn’t wait for Sunday mornings (or Saturday depending on the show) because that’s when they played the Countdowns. I know; they still do, it’s just[…]

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Inside Out

July 24, 2016 — As a child, I was an artist, an artist of it all. I played music. With an untrained hand, and untrained ear, I made sounds from the piano, always wanting those[…]

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To Record or Not to Record

July 17, 2016 — Smartphones are everywhere. And if you’ve been to a concert, what with so many raised up to record their owner’s favorite band or artist, it’s almost as if phones are half[…]


Coming to America

July 1, 2016 — Happy July 4th to all, and to all kinds of Americans. Me? Like most people who live in Los Angeles, I get that question “where are you from?” My answer is[…]

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Chords in an Order That is New

June 26, 2016 — It’s a quiet week, ironically given the global political turmoil what with “Brexit”, the vote of Britain to leave the EU, which I still can’t seem to read enough to truly[…]