• Acoustic,  Bruce Springsteen

    Remembering 9/11

    Remembering 9/11… all those who lost their lives, and the loved ones affected.God bless them, and God bless America. “I woke up this morningI could barely breatheJust an empty impressionIn the bed where you used to beI want a kiss…

  • Acoustic,  Rock n' Folk

    Thrasher

    A couple weeks back, I finally got a couple of good CD display cabinets, mounted them on the wall, and released my CD’s from years of exile in plastic storage bins. It’s nice to have them in my face again,…

  • Acoustic,  Folk,  Roots Rock

    Back Porch Hand Me Down Tunes

    This Labor Day weekend, the temperature here in the Arizona desert finally dropped below 100 degrees for two straight days. Some rain, lots of clouds, and best of all, a chance to venture out to the back patio for one…

  • Acoustic

    The Backroom

    I finally bought a capo for my guitar, so I pulled out this enormous stack of songs w/ the chords transcribed. I went on a frenzy about 10 years ago and printed a bunch out. I had completely forgotten about…

  • Acoustic,  Video

    I’m On Fire

    Thanks to a post on Slowcoustic, I  happened upon a cool A.A. Bondy version of “I’m On Fire” today (who’ll be at Modified in Phoenix later this month).  I had to share. Hear: A.A. Bondy – I’m On Fire (mp3)…

  • Acoustic

    To Know Your Love

    Where did this come from? I’m not sure how I got this album, maybe out of an eMusic recommendation? But it’s getting repeat plays over the last week. Check out “On the Other Side”, and this one right here.. Brian…

  • Acoustic,  Video

    A Truly Beautiful Mess

    [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AKanbidzvUQ 570 345] Jason Mraz – A Beautiful Mess (feat. Norwegian Radio Orchestra) (YouTube) From the Nobel Peace Prize Concert in Oslo, Norway. This is quite possibly one of my favorite songs of 2008 let alone Jason Mraz‘s catalog. The…

  • Acoustic,  Video

    All the Ways I Want You (A YouTube Debut)

    While the wife and kids were away at a Saturday afternoon birthday party, dad got some peace & quiet. And when there’s tranquility in the house, I often pull out the guitar. Except this time, I pressed the record button.…