Hello All – No time to write for quite a while. My mother passed away Monday August 8th, 2016. It was two weeks ago and the time element is so confusing it could be a day, or two years since it happened. That’s how it seems to me. I’m not gonna write much about this … Continue reading Truth be Told
I love hot sunny weather…big surprise. But as you get older, I think you learn to really appreciate things like this more, because you just never know, and you see more and more family and friends dealing with health issues etc. Be grateful and humble…my thoughts. Gigs have been great…I cannot express in words what … Continue reading Summer on the Horizon
Not much time to write. All practicing and playing. The Growlers had two gigs in the last few days. There’s alot I really like about this group, and even though we haven’t played all that much there is a great chemistry, and at times this group has reached a sonic intensity that is pretty serious. … Continue reading G-I-G-S and more.
Hello – Not enough time to blog alot. Maybe that’s good. Saturday 4/2 was the concert at Andrew Riverside Church in Mpls. I did a set of solo guitar, and singer/songwriter/poet Heatherlyn did her set, and we collaborated on a few tunes. She was great and a total pro. The response was warm and it … Continue reading ARC gig w/Heatherlyn + others
Hello – Checking in with the blog. Always alot going on musically, which is great. New/cool things: trio I’ve been playing with – ‘The Growlers’ – Dave Martin fretless bass, Pete Hennig drums. This group has chemistry and is really fun. We have a Black Dog gig in April, and Jazz Central gig in May. … Continue reading Blogging
Haven’t used this in several months, too much going on. I updated my gig calendar as well. A few gigs coming up at Vieux Carre. It is such a nice room and I’m glad to be working there regularly. Catch Charmin & Shapira w/friends Friday Feb. 12 9pm-midnight, $8.00. Otherwise some nice trio stuff has … Continue reading GIGS and such
Unrelentingly busy, trying to keep gigs updated. Thursday Sept 17th w/Charmin Michelle @ Vieux Carre 6-8pm Friday Sept. 18th @ Hells Kitchen w/Vic Volare 6-9pm Saturday Sept. 19th @ Midtown Global Market w/Charmin Michelle 12:30-2:30pm Sunday Sept. 20th @ The Black Dog – solo guitar 4-6pm Monday October 12th – Charmin and Shapira w/friends at … Continue reading GIG UPDATE Sept. 17th