July 22,  2015 Just got back from spending a week in the Montana wilderness and am back “home” in northern Michigan. After spending the last few summers in Florida it’s a real treat to be in the north again, surrounded by landscapes more familiar and friendly and with friends I’ve known all of my life.  I’m living on a little […]

Summer on the lake…

This was the third time I was invited back to Jim and Wendy’s place in Montana and once again this getaway was the highlight of my summer. It was like a great dream… with no phones, no Internet and all of my best music pals at every meal. It doesn’t get better than that for an old cowboy singer like […]

A Little Summer In Montana

I got an invitation from my friend Jenifer Hall to stay at her little bungalow on Big Pine Key for a few days while her family came for their annual visit. It was a getaway opportunity I couldn’t pass up. I headed across Old Tamiami Trail from Naples on Wednesday morning and enjoyed a quiet ride across the Everglades to […]

The Keys on a Weekday

We called it the “Crawling Thunder Revue”… August 10-17, 2013 Seely, Montana – Lindberg Lake We saw bears. We laughed every day. We sang every song. And for the seven days we got to spend time together, we caught up with each other… all busy lives happening at a distance these days. Heaven only knows how our hosts Jim and […]

Montana in August – 2013

A few years ago my friend and best singing partner Kate Wallace proposed that we meet up with some of our best musician friends once a year, somewhere we can just enjoy being together playing some music – no audiences, no time-slots, no big stage lights – just a bunch of pals bein’ pals. She recommended Big Sur – a […]

“Surville” – 2013