Just Like Home is Done!
My CDs came yesterday and they look great. You should be seeing it arrive in your mailboxes in the coming weeks if you contributed and have a CD coming. I... Read more
One Last Step
I am very excited to announce that we are at the very last step of the project. The mixing and mastering are all complete and Just Like Home sounds great.... Read more
CD Release Party October 4th at the Freight and Salvage, Berkeley, California
I am incredibly excited to announce my CD Release Party at The Freight and Salvage in Berkeley, California, a stunning 400-seat room with a world class sound system. I've managed... Read more
The mixing has started!
I started mixing yesterday and got the better part of three songs completed. Two mixes including "Boo" and "1960 Caddy" are pretty much dialed in and "Freight Train... Read more
Done editing tracks and it's on to the mixing!
Yesterday I finished editing my tracks and they are ready for mixing. I'm really happy with the sounds I'm hearing and I am ready to schedule my mixing sessions. I... Read more
Exclusive sneak peak from an edit session
Hello to all my backers,
I'm almost done with getting my tracks ready for mixing, which cannot happen soon enough for me. The track I've posted doesn't have any EQ on... Read more
The next phase
I'm very excited that the tracking has concluded for my CD and we are fully into the production phase. I am getting ready to work on the cover art with... Read more
Closing in on being done!
I've been steadily chipping away on my recording sessions and will be doing my final tracking this Thursday, June 7th. After that all that is left is going... Read more
Getting close to mixing
It's been a few weeks since my last update. I've been busy tracking, and it won't be long before the mix starts. Today I had a great listening... Read more
Tracking is almost finished
I had a great session yesterday with David Thom. We got all my guitar tracks done and it looks like I'm one session away from being ready to mix this... Read more
Coming to a Close
I wanted to thank everyone who helped make this fund-raising project a success. Everyone really stepped up and I don't have words to express my gratitude. There is still time... Read more
We made it!!!!
We made our goal and I want to thank every single person who contributed to this project. Every donation large and small was integral to its success. I am truly... Read more
As of now, I only have get $530 to meet my goal and keep all the donations that have been made to date. I'm making the big push to bring... Read more
Getting closer by the day
I appreciate so many folks stepping up and getting behind this project. Spaces for the house concert/wrap party are still available, but be sure to RSVP if you are planning... Read more
Past the $4000 mark!
The whole fundraising experience is new to me and with the "all or nothing" concept on kickstarter I am filled with a combination of angst and excitement at seeing donations... Read more
I want to personally thank all of you who have generously contributed to this funding drive. I am so moved by the outpouring of support. With 11 days left I... Read more
Just past the halfway point
Thanks for all of your generous contributions so far. I have until April 15th, and I'm a little over halfway to my funding goal. I hope you've been enjoying these... Read more
Going to the River (with Happy Traum and John Sebastian)
Here is another track from the Woodstock, N.Y. session where I snagged my father, Happy, and good family friend John Sebastian to play on the CD. I owe Happy, John... Read more
Bass Tracking for "Dog House"
I'm steadily moving ahead with my recording. I just had Joe Kyle, Jr., in the studio laying down some ferocious funky bass lines.
I have to hope you... Read more
Making great progress
First, I want to thank all of you for taking part in my fundraising campaign for "Just Like Home." I'm really excited about how things are going. So far... Read more