(Every) Christmas in New York

(Every) Christmas in New York

Song Title Artwork by Meagan O’Brien This song was inspired by a trip I took with my Mother, Jacque. I have spent half of my life on the East coast. My Arizona Mom traveled to Massachusetts on several occasions, typically around an event involving grandchildren....
The Dears

The Dears

The path to this song was formed by an accumulation of unfortunate events, comprised of both personal tragedies and true-crime accounts. Once the lyrics showed up, they showed up all at once, which isn’t the typical process for me. When I passed the lyrics and...
Adrian

Adrian

This track is what I refer to as “round two” writing with Alan Kerbey. We had already finalized the tunes that would be the Delorean EP but had some fresher ideas we would take into Cereus Recording and record a full length album. When we first became...
Wherever I Roam

Wherever I Roam

This “Country Calypso” track is the first long distance tune that Alan and I worked on. From Boston I wrote and sent… from Phoenix Alan wrote more and sent back. We worked out specifics through email and phone chats. By this time it was more than...
The Trouble With Me

The Trouble With Me

  The year is 1990. After a hard sprint at a record deal with Delorean (West) and the birth of child #3, I found that I was writing without the expectation of performing, and that was a sea change. I had quite a few “left over” Delorean tunes that had been worked...