Paid to play… May07

Paid to play…

I’m excited to say I just played my first paid gig in years. To be fair, I’m not counting the $20 and a couple drink coupons the rest of The Honestants (my former band) and I had to split at Red Rock a couple years ago. That’s another story. But this one goes like this: I had the...

Sunday Serenade Apr25

Sunday Serenade

It’s 2:30 am on a Sunday night/Monday morning. It’s been an interesting day of music. I came downstairs this morning to find my roommate’s friend hungover and eating Chinese food. She’d shown an interest in my guitars last Sunday morning (yes, last Sunday too) and since...

First Walden’s Showcase Apr08

First Walden’s...

So Todd South asked me earlier this week if I’d like to play the showcase on Friday. I jumped at the opportunity. No but seriously, I jumped. I’ve been playing lots of open mics over the last few months and getting the chance to stretch out and play a full set was exactly what I...

Strega, Alan, and being a real ‘Merkin… Apr03

Strega, Alan, and be...

I decided to head over to Strega tonight after a long fraternity meeting – needing a little creative outlet to release some stress! Got there around 9:30 and nothing was set up yet, so I was a little worried there’d be no show. But Alan, the bartender, assured me there would be an...

Wildfires and Bag o’ Cats Mar19

Wildfires and Bag o&...

I had an incredible spring break. I drove down to Las Vegas and met up with Noah Buxton, his girlfriend Hailey, and a film producer/MBA friend of mine, Roland. After a few days of debauchery, I followed Noah and Hailey to San Diego where they’re going to law school (USD). Relaxation,...