Archive for January, 2006

Dead frets!??!

Monday, January 30th, 2006

Hey guitar players, you ever look at It’s a pretty cool site written by master luthier Frank Ford. With the help of Frank’s advice and about $100 worth of tools from stew-mac, I’ve figured out that my favorite Martin D-28 has half a dozen loose frets! ACHHH! The good side of this is that [...]

recent photos

Monday, January 23rd, 2006

I just got an email from my friend R.K.Cowles. He snapped this pictures when I dropped in on an open-mic night last week.

Bad days for soul music

Saturday, January 21st, 2006

It’s a sad day that we mourn the loss of the mighty Wilson Pickett. There’s a generation now that probably never knew who he was, but sometime in our lives, somewhere, we will all end up dancing to Mustang Sally. Peace.

Woody on uke

Thursday, January 12th, 2006

here’s something I’ve been working on with ukelele. It’s an old Woody Guthrie song. ??????

It’s a brand new day

Wednesday, January 11th, 2006

OK, I admit I’ve been a slacker. My mind has been on recording and writing and I’ve been generally avoiding performing for awhile. My New Year’s resolution is to keep this blog current. And to eat healthy, play more and write another few albums. And practice ukelele. New Year’s Eve at the Caffe Lena in [...]