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Blog: Farewell 2018, Welcome 2019!

Farewell 2018! You were a year filled with distant travels, new shows, homecoming concerts, and Texas Hill Country recurring performances that allowed me to provide for my family--a year my family members saw joy, heartache, recovery, and happiness. On behalf of my fellow musicians and my family we thank all of you have have touched our lives. Welcome 2019! Farewell 2018, within your passing days my music could be heard as the soundtrack for I Miss You Already, a short film written and directed by John Dyer, now broadcast internationally on ShortsTV; the film includes some of my more traditional country songs, “San Antonio Woman” from my latest album and “From a Table Made for Two,” both co-

Relearning Old Songs!

Folks have approached me at recent Texas Hill Country performances requesting songs I remembered writing but, dang it, I couldn’t remember how they went--at least not completely. Some songs like "Winter Sprites" and "What a Christmas It Was!" I rarely perform outside of December. Recently I realized I had gotten into the habit of playing the most recent crowd favorites (my wife insightfully pointed out) and I have unintentionally ignored the older songs from earlier recordings. As I've attempted to perform these forgotten gems I realized there were unique chord progressions I sadly couldn’t recall. Some songs had three or four verses and some of the lines just weren't coming to me. For examp

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