Monthly Archives: April 2012

You said the WRONG THING!!

Just played 2 gigs in a row with at band that I usually play with and have played with for several years.  The first was a  gig (for free) for “exposure” for the Atlanta Chamber of Commerce at the Peachtree … Continue reading

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A Gig a day keeps the doctor…..um……..busy!!!

Friday the PJE will play for the corporate challenge in Atlanta. Then its a 2 hour trek (for me) to almost Pine Mt Ga for a wedding with the PJE on Saturday. Then…….Sunday 7-9 the USUAL SUSPECTS big band plays … Continue reading

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KSU Swing Dance 4-21

Everything seemed to work out ok. Good effort by a lot of good folks. Not very well attended but it is the end of the semester etc. We all had a great time. Life is good. Especially when you are … Continue reading

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Just a musical prostitute.

Several years ago, I used to play at least one night a week by myself (solo gig) at a nice resturant in town. All they wanted was some “visible musak” as do most resturants, and it was a great opportunity … Continue reading

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The rest of the story………

Last Saturday nite, the Etowah Jazz Society played the Downtown Development Authority Concert Series opener.  The Band hit it out of the park. But only a few hours earlier we got some really bad news about one of our members. … Continue reading

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There is always something.

I never fails that when something really neat that you want to do conflicts with something else really neat that you want to do. Im giving up playing Bari with the PJE to be the musical director and playing with … Continue reading

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You just never know how its gonna go…….

Last thursday it was time to audition another singer for the band. Just so you know, bands like to have one singer or two max that they can depend on and that know the literature and style and know the … Continue reading

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