Site Update and new videos!

  It has been a long, long, long time since I have added any new videos or update the webpage. Well step one is done and I am working on where to go with the videos. I have an idea that I think will help beginners in finding the melody notes in folk songs and…


The Mufasa

                        Today, the Mufasa (the word the is purposeful as he was the definitive article) passed away while he was with Sandy.  The Mufasa just turned 19 and followed Omega 61 days later. While Omega was clearly my cat and stayed with me and…


20 Years and 6 Weeks

Tonight, July 18th 2014, my dear kitten left this earth after being with me for 20 years and 6 weeks. He passed peacefully at home with Sandy, Amber and I while Sandy held him. He had been sick for sometime but hung in there with the best of them. We took him to the vet…


When The Girls Are Away

Sandy and Amber took off to visit Disney and left me home alone. I had planned some banjo playing and debauchery, but I’m not feeling well. What’s a guy to do? I guess that I’ll buy a new hat and see if they notice! I should be back to making videos soon. See you all…


American Dream and other things….

Well folks, I was so excited to see that Dusty Rhodes was going to be on Monday Night RAW that I had to put up a quick video of the title track from Another Pint’s album, American Dream on youtube. I wrote that song years ago in about 5 minutes. I was surprised that so…


Shanahan’s Irish Pub on 6/30/13

Joel and I had a great time at Shanahan’s Irish Pub in Downers Grove on Sunday. We were joined by Joe on bass a had a great crowd!


Birthday Time

19 years ago, my little buddy, Omega was born. He’s been with me through thick and thin. He doesn’t move as fast as he used to and sleeps even more, but he still makes his way to my lap every evening. I don’t know what I’d do without him. He’s my sweet boy so I…


Make’m Sing At Shanahan’s Irish Pub 4/24/13

Dr. Scott joined Joel and I this past Wednesday. It was a fun time and I love when Dr. Scott joins us. See you all real soon!


Make’m Sing 4/10/13

Here is the feed from the livestream of last weeks Make’m Sing show with myself and Joel Simpson. We have been having fun on Wednesday nights. If you are close by, stop in and see us sometime.


NYC and Next Week

Well folks, it’s been way, way, way too long. I finished up the last of the students that I have been helping out with and I am hoping that my weekends will be a little more free and open. It’s been a fun, but very, very busy last five months. It everything goes according to…