One More Night in Vienna

My Hotel Room, Hotel Am Brillantengrund, Vienna – Friday November 17th, 2017 Two gigs in Vienna. Two full houses. Two joyous nights of friendship and song. Don’t come to the third one tonight. I am due a humbling.   Last night I played at Dominik Nostitz’s Verein Laden venue. I […]

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R.I.P. Freddie Cohill

October 14th , 2017 – Greyhound bus to Boston   “Of all the money, e’er I spent, I spent it in good company.”   Freddie died. I thought he was was invincible. David Bowie died. Leonard Cohen died. Chris Cornell died. Even Tom Petty died. But I thought Freddie was […]

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Record Release -Midnight at the Oasis – Summer in the City- Defensive Donkeys 

 Sunday October 9th, 2017 – East Durham, NY Travel confuses me. I think it was Margaret Atwood who said jetlag is the soul trying to catch up with the body. I’m paraphrasing. If she said it she said it in much more Margaret Atwoody way. I’m over the jetlag. But […]

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That fella doesn’t do a tap…

Brooklyn, October 6th, 2017 – Official NY Album Launch Day My landlord thinks I do nothing. Compared to some of you, he is right. I’ve told him I am a musician and I work nights but it hasn’t registered. When I pay the rent during business hours, he frequently says, […]

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Thank You – Flying Back to NY

Monday October 2nd Dublin. Galway. CSN. Cork. Castlemagner. Ballydehob. The tour is over. I went to all the places I promised I would. Wednesday morning we picked the band up from a wet and dreary Dublin airport and went directly to Darnley Lodge in Athboy. My friend David Sheridan ( […]

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