The Free Hands Academy is gearing up for our first Stick Night of 2014 – and what a night it will be! Joining us will be none other than Emmett Chapman, So Cal Stick artist Tom Greisgraber, Rob Martino and … Continued
For all the trouble it is worth, music is my salvation.
This last month we saw 4 new sign ups for the Free Hands Academy 2014 session. 2 new attendees and 2 returning attendees. Very exciting! We also received a good deal of feedback from last year’s attendees on how to … Continued
What a great post I saw on the Stickist today. It outlines everyone’s recording setup. Some very impressive setups, especially from Brett Bottomley – who knew! Here is a pic of my current work / play workstation. It’s a standing … Continued
Had a fantastic time with Chris Joyner this last weekend. He made it down to the house on Friday night and we had a grand time recording some originals I had been writing on the Stick. I found that the … Continued
Geez, almost a year of vids. I am writing this about 2 months after the fact. My sadly neglected blog is a little less sad now. This piece has a nice little guest appearance from my 8 year old daughter. … Continued
Trying to get this into a post before it fades from memory. I kept reminding myself to enjoy the day as I knew it would fly by. It was far and away the most demanding, but very rewarding. I couldn’t … Continued
Ring. Ring. Ring. Dude, where am I and why am I waking up in my clothes? Again. It’s Kevin Keith, he’s running late. It’s 5am. I’m in a dorm. Half mast and half awake, I stumble to grab the phone. … Continued
Going back through the archives and getting the blog caught up on songs. Horn players will thank you if you can pull this one out – enjoy Four by Miles Davis.
I awake in Santa Monica in my clothes, smacking my mouth wondering what the day holds. It sinks in almost immediately that I am finally going to get to meet all these Stick friends I have been chatting / texting … Continued
Hi Friends! Here is Song of the Week for Week #31, Led Zeppelin’s Going to California. Still running a week behind, just check the Gene Perry Channel if you need to get the latest. I am trying out my new … Continued