Shows & Notes

October 6, 2014

Live Show Dates October 24 Edmonton - Full Moon Folk Club October 25 Vanderhoof - Village Inn November 7 Smithers - Driftwood Schoolhouse November 21 Prince George - Books & Company

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September 26, 2014

Friday, October 24 I will be playing in Edmonton for the "Full Moon Folk Club", opening up for Ridley Bent. He is a great performer and it should be a fun night. The venue is -  St. Basil's Cultural Centre, 10819-71 avenue, Edmonton. I will be bringing Mark Thibault...

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August 31 2014

BV Exhibition was a great event. A rodeo, cows, chickens, sheep, vegetable art and oh ya, live music. Wow ! I played with Kiri Daust and he is a special player, a violinist who just returned from touring with the Canadian youth orchestra 2 days prior to the gig. One...

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August 4, 2014

Terrace Riverboat Days was a blast. We assembled a talented cast of characters. Scott Atchison on guitar, Ian Olmstead on bass, Richard Jenne on drums and the great Rachelle Van Zanten on accordion and her new Rayco slide guitar. Every player is talented, musical and...

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May 27, 2014

Our son, Matthew's birthday today. A huge event in my life. Now he has just returned from a teaching project in Uganda organized by UBC. At his age my only association with Africa was probably a bad Tarzan movie. It appears with the internet and news one can be very...

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November 10, 2013

November 5 at the Roundhouse Theatre in Vancouver's Yaletown — Bluebird North was a fine event. Shari Ulrich did an excellent job of hosting and the songwriters were a greatly diverse group so the night went well. Nov 6 I stayed in Vancouver and was fortunate enough...

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October 24, 2013

Good morning  ! So I've done the unthinkable and joined facebook. This is probably a sure sign facebook is on it's way out. If you get an irritating friend request from me please feel free to delete me. Enough about that. So far response from people on the new cd...

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October 14, 2013

So all is well. Burns Lake was a lot of fun. Great people live there ! Scott and I played at the Heritage building and with the help of a couple red light bulb's had a fine night. Rachelle Van Zanten, a person who I am proud to call a friend , sat in on the last few...

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August 15, 2013

Smithers turned 100 this year and the Alfred Avenue band played on a brand new stage on main street to about 1000 people. Beautiful weather and live music every night in the downtown area. Ole Johnson, a great guitar player performer came up from Washington state with...

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June 1, 2013

Just finished a recording project in Monarch studio in Vancouver B.C. for a Fall release. Record is being mixed by Jordy walker right now and after some back and forths we send it to mastering and get artwork done. We recorded 14 songs and I expect to have 12 on the...

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