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I'm One of Those Weirdos...

...that actually loves winter! I've heard a couple of people in the last few days say they're ready for spring. I'm like, "I'm ready for another blizzard!" I think cold air is refreshing (to a certain extent)... freshly fallen snow…

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Christmas Tinglies

'Tis the Season once again. I love this time of year, though I do find myself sometimes wishing I could go back and experience Christmas as a young boy again. (I expressed this in my song "Kid Again at Christmas"…

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It's working... So far...

I'm now 8 1/2 months into my self-employment adventure. Man, I AM LOVING IT!!! I can't believe I took such a long-lasting detour from the music business. This is what I love, what I'm good at, what I feel I…

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New Places, New Faces

As of late, I'm adding some new and different types of venues to my schedule of performance dates, and I'm really enjoying it. I'm now a regular performer at a fun & friendly place called Up The Creek Bar &amp…

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I'm Liking This

My last day in the property management business was December 31. Meaning, of course, that my first day as a newly self-employed writer/musician was New Year's Day. What better day to begin a New Adventure! So far I am LOVING…

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'Tis the Season

After thinking about it for many years, I finally got around to making a Christmas album! I don't know what took me so long... music is such an integral part of the Holiday Season for myself and many others. It…

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A New Adventure for 2016

At one time, I made my living as a full-time musician. For nearly 9 years, I toured the US and Canada, playing shows in every kind of venue imaginable. Several years ago, I decided to get off the road and…

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New Songs!

I've been busy in the recording studio... From Ordinary has just gotten the final mixes back for two newly recorded songs which will soon be available. One is a rockin' new song with a driving beat called "Do It All…

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March Already?

Wow... there is truth to that old adage, "The older you get, the faster the time goes". It really does seem like the weeks, months and years fly by. There's nothing you can do to slow it down, so what…

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Booking 2015

I must say, either the fall colors this year are exceptionally vibrant, or maybe I'm getting older (and wiser?) enough to truly appreciate them! 2015 is not far off, and I'm booking shows into the new year... some From Ordinary…

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We're Ba-a-a-a-ck!

After a hiatus which included the departure of founding member Kevin Schuyler and the christening of our new bassist, Mike, FROM ORDINARY returns to the stage. We're headlining the 318 Club in Excelsior, MN Saturday, September 6. We had an…

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I Heartily Recommend...

...the new novel "Rapture of the Deep" by author David Grindberg, whom I had the pleasure of meeting recently at a book signing. We hit it off immediately, and are discussing bringing From Ordinary to his town of Fort Dodge…

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