down my neck with melted specks… comes days once new…words they come and often spew…i look for wood bearing bronze strings…to start the fire to reach candela….not too bad for an old fella…sip and sound and swoosh around….a cup of up and half full down…no time to share as i often do…the advice from me arrowed… Read More The Reign of Rain
aren’t we all to a degree? i mean we’ve all been there in our heads. walking down the red carpet behind Brangelina or being John Wayne. whatever the connection we’ve all envisioned some sort famous status for ourselves. why stop there? i mean shoot for the fucking stars. here’s a list of gigs and opportunities… Read More Almost Famous
I was lucky enough to meet and exchange small talk with Mark Linkous. The Sparklehorse frontman was cordial and appreciative during our conversation. Donning the classic cowboy hat he stood out in Club Metropol, Pittsburgh PA, but wasn’t trying to. He was opening for The Flaming Lips. He was great. We talked music and production. … Read More Mark Linkous, of Sparklehorse, Commits Suicide…Goodbye Spider.
This is where it gets tricky aye? The role of the a & r or band manager has changed tremendously over the last 5 years. In the early 90’s I gigged with the Spring Heeled Jacks, on the River Rat Record label. They are no longer and the Jacks are merely a memory sprinkled with… Read More Being a Band Manager in the Digital Age
In the late night think tank. I have a couple early morning tasks and then a ton of mixing to do in sonic planet studios. All good!! Chk this cool pick of my great great great great grandfather.