Archive for the ‘Songs – for me!’ Category

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

When I’m Sad, I Make My Friends Sing to Me

A lot of us are intense about music, whether or not we make music ourselves (there are so many ways to build your life around it). You meet people and, when they tell you what albums they love, their taste speaks volumes, right? It’s shorthand. We feel love and loyalty towards our favorite artists and experience a genuine, powerful sense of loss when they are gone.
Through my life as a musician, I have been drawn to fellow songwriters as friends, and it has been our songs that did the introducing, providing that very same shorthand. And one night, when I was up past any hour that would be appropriate to make a phone call, I realized I could go over to my stereo and put on something by one of my friends. And everything got better. VoilĂ . So this is a love song to records and the people who make them.

You can download the audio at my Soundcloud page.

Wednesday, January 1st, 2014


Good morning and Happy New Year. Is this post evidence of some sort of New Year’s resolution? Absolutely not! That’s crazy talk. Wishing you a wonderful 2014.