Thank you Europe for a fantastic stretch of tours! Thank you Howe Gelb for the invitation to open such great concerts. Thanks to Thøger T Lund, Nikolaj Heyman, Peter Dombernowsky, and Maggie Bjorklund for backin me up so wonderfully. What a treasure to play with your favorite musicians.
Back in the scorch here in Tucson. Now it’s time to get ready for the release of the Billy Sedlmayr album, finish tracking for the new Chicha Dust album, finish recording on the new Giant Sand album, finish production of the Crystal Radio album . …
oh . .. and I’ll soon be announcing a release date and info for my new album “JVPITER”!
Back to work.
Floating around Europe again . … opening for that Howe Gelb man . .. Can’t seem to find any time to properly put towards The Crucible song a day project . … hmph . .. doin what I can . ..
Writers . … block ?? ?? no . .. just not enough time.
It is a slow process, but I am getting The Crucible songs available for purchase/download! I’ve just finished uploading the month of January. You can buy any song for $1 or buy all 31 songs for $25 .. … .
Head over to my Bandcamp page to check it out.
The Crucible song a day project is still rollin. Here’s one of my favorite songs from this month:
In other news . .. I got one more week to catch my breath n find new pointy boots here in Tucson before I head out again with Howe Gelb for a 10 day tour of Spain. I’ll again be opening the shows and accompanying Howe on guitar and drums. I hear a fellow named Shelley and a hand full of gypsies might join us here n there as well .. .. check the shows section for tour dates.
It’s like they say . .. in the heat of the day, a drink will keep the pain at bay .. …
Did you hear me mumbling on at a European concert about my writing, recording and posting one song a day project? Well all you gotta do is click here to find 50+ songs in my project, The Crucible.
Happy to present The Hidden Mothers 7″ picture disc! 50 hand number copies were made and will be available on the upcoming European tour. Any left over copies will be sold online. . .. but until then, head to my Bandcamp to hear and download the track!
I am very excited to announce that I’ll be opening for the Howe Gelb European tour! I will also be backing The Coincidentalist himself on guitar . .. Head over to the shows page for all the tour dates.
And don’t forget about The Crucible song a day project . .. I’m about to get started on today’s song . . ..
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The Crucible project is still in full swing . .. and today I feel like I wrote an especially good song . ..
I’ll also be playing my first Tucson show in sometime this Saturday, January 25th. You can get tickets here.
Today’s entry in The Crucible is a song about songwriting. . . hear “How Hard, The Grind” over at The Crucible page!
head over to The Crucible page to read about song 3 in my write, record, post one song per day project.